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The Sonny and Cher Comedy Hour 

After a string of successful hit records, Sonny and Cher attempted to take the movie world by storm. After they failed in that attempt, they regrouped and refashioned, blossoming into a ... See full summary »

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Chris Bearde
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1974   1973   1972   1971  
Won 1 Golden Globe. Another 1 win & 25 nominations. See more awards »

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Cast

Series cast summary:
Sonny Bono ...  Himself - Host / ... 67 episodes, 1971-1974
Cher ...  Herself - Hostess / ... 67 episodes, 1971-1974
Ted Zeigler Ted Zeigler ...  Various Characters / ... 60 episodes, 1971-1974
Peter Cullen ...  Various Characters / ... 60 episodes, 1971-1974
Freeman King Freeman King ...  Various Characters / ... 60 episodes, 1971-1974
Murray Langston ...  Various Characters / ... 60 episodes, 1971-1974
Teri Garr ...  Various Characters / ... 58 episodes, 1971-1974
Jimmy Dale Jimmy Dale ...  Himself - Bandleader 41 episodes, 1971-1973
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Storyline

After a string of successful hit records, Sonny and Cher attempted to take the movie world by storm. After they failed in that attempt, they regrouped and refashioned, blossoming into a cabaret act that found success in nightclubs. Their easy banter and famous names led to them getting their own television variety show in the 1970s. Written by Toby Padilla

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Genres:

Comedy | Music

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TV-G | See all certifications »
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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

1 August 1971 (USA) See more »

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Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color (1971-1974)

Aspect Ratio:

4:3
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Trivia

The show was cancelled in 1974 as Sonny and Cher's relationship began to collapse and Cher officially ending the marriage and filing for divorce. See more »

Connections

Referenced in The Brady Bunch Variety Hour: Pilot (1976) See more »

Soundtracks

Sonny and Cher Comedy Hour Theme
Composed by Sonny Bono
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The one and only, the original!
5 January 1999 | by jeff-150See all my reviews

A shining moment in television history. Who didn't sit glued to the tv watching Sonny and Cher tear it up with the oldies? Many of the skits seem stupid now, but at the time this was it.


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