Highlights include: guest Rita Hayworth, as herself, being pestered by two celebrity seekers (Carol, Vicki); guest Jim Bailey impersonates the likes of Phyllis Diller, Barbra Streisand and Judy Garland, and performs "Don't Rain on My Parade" and "Happy Days Are Here Again" with Carol; Vicki performs "When You've Got Good Friends" with the dancers; a "Tearjerker Theater" presentation of "Lovely Story" with Carol in the Ali MacGraw role and Harvey as the character played by Ryan O'Neal; Carol and Rita sing "Mutual Admiration Society", with clips from some of Rita's old films being shown; and Rita appears as another charwoman. Written by
Did You Know?
In the sketch where Carol Burnett
and Vicki Lawrence
play celebrity hounds who pester Rita Hayworth
at a restaurant, Carol's appearance (including a dark brown wig) anticipated that of her 'Eunice' character in "The Family" sketches that began airing three years from this show. See more
Spoofs Love Story