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Perry Como's Kraft Music Hall 

The Perry Como Show (original title)
Perry Como was an American Singer, who got his start on NBC Radio. In 1948, Because of his popularity, The cameras were simply brought into the radio studio to televise the radio broadcast ... See full summary »
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1967   1966   1965   1964   1963   1962   … See all »
Won 2 Primetime Emmys. Another 1 win & 18 nominations. See more awards »

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Series cast summary:
Perry Como ...  Himself - Host / ... 1,000 episodes, 1948-1967
Mitchell Ayres Orchestra Mitchell Ayres Orchestra ...  Themselves 975 episodes, 1948-1964
The Ray Charles Singers The Ray Charles Singers ...  Themselves / ... 942 episodes, 1950-1967
Mitchell Ayres Mitchell Ayres ...  Himself / ... 937 episodes, 1948-1963
Jack Brown Jack Brown ...  Himself - as member of the Ray Charles Singers / ... 811 episodes, 1950-1960
The Fontane Sisters The Fontane Sisters ...  Themselves / ... 692 episodes, 1948-1957
Dick Stark Dick Stark ...  Himself - Announcer / ... 634 episodes, 1950-1955
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Perry Como was an American Singer, who got his start on NBC Radio. In 1948, Because of his popularity, The cameras were simply brought into the radio studio to televise the radio broadcast and named it The Supper Club. In 1950 Como and his Sponsors moved to CBS and named this The Perry Como Chesterfield Show. Written by Pilot TV Network

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dream along with Perry...in color...incomparable

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Music

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

24 December 1948 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Perry Como's Kraft Music Hall See more »

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Production Co:

Roncom Films See more »
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Technical Specs

Runtime:

(1948-1955) | (1955- 1963)

Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Black and White (1948-1956)| Color (1956-1963)

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Trivia

Perry Como gave early support and TV exposure on his show to black performers like The Ravens and Nat 'King' Cole. See more »

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Referenced in The Apartment (1960) See more »

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Mama
Sung by Connie Francis
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Uncle Perry
26 December 2007 | by jmdanleySee all my reviews

I am a native of Canonsburg, PA, the hometown of Perry Como. My mother knew him when they were children, and his sister, Venzie, was my mother's best friend the last thirty-five years of their lives. When I was in second grade, Perry came to Pittsburgh to broadcast his show from the Civic Arena. The morning of the broadcast, Venzie called my mother up to ask us to come over before school began. We lived next door to her at the time, and we immediately ran next door, only to meet Perry himself. When we addressed him as Mister Como, he told us to call him Uncle Perry. From that moment on, we always called him that. We went to the Arena that night and I saw my first television show, live.

It was one of those childhood memories I will never forget. Thanks, Uncle Perry.


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