A variety/comedy show patterned after the Ed Sullivan Show (from whence came the title "The Big Show"). Humourous skits and singing acts are featured.
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The show began as a highly acclaimed NBC variety series on radio in 1950, hosted by Tallulah Bankhead. The radio version followed much the same format at this television version, but was a much greater success, running two years. It was one of the last successful variety shows on radio. See more