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The Jackie Gleason Show 

Jackie Gleason's last weekly variety series, which alternated between regular variety hours with big name guest stars and musical remakes of old "The Honeymooners" sketches.
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1970   1969   1968   1967   1966   Unknown  
Won 2 Primetime Emmys. Another 1 win & 4 nominations. See more awards »

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Stars: Jackie Gleason, The June Taylor Dancers, Johnny Olson
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Cast

Series cast summary:
Jackie Gleason ...  Himself - Host / ... 84 episodes, 1966-1970
Johnny Olson Johnny Olson ...  Himself - Announcer 79 episodes, 1966-1970
The June Taylor Dancers The June Taylor Dancers ...  Themselves / ... 72 episodes, 1966-1970
Sammy Spear and His Orchestra Sammy Spear and His Orchestra ...  Themselves 67 episodes, 1966-1970
Art Carney ...  Ed Norton / ... 59 episodes, 1966-1970
Sheila MacRae ...  Alice Kramden / ... 55 episodes, 1966-1970
Jane Kean ...  Trixie Norton / ... 53 episodes, 1966-1970
Greta Randall Greta Randall ...  Herself / ... 51 episodes, 1966-1970
Lanita Kent Lanita Kent ...  Herself / ... 39 episodes, 1966-1968
Elaine Richards Elaine Richards ...  Herself / ... 35 episodes, 1966-1968
Judith Jordan ...  Herself / ... 34 episodes, 1966-1968
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Jackie Gleason's last weekly variety series, which alternated between regular variety hours with big name guest stars and musical remakes of old "The Honeymooners" sketches.

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From Miami Beach, the sun and fun capitol of the world, it's 'The Jackie Gleason Show!' See more »

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Comedy | Musical

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TV-G | See all certifications »
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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

17 September 1966 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

The Color Honeymooners See more »

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Budget:

$50,000 (estimated)
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CBS,Peekskill Enterprises See more »
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Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Quotes

Jackie Gleason: [at the end of each show] The Miami Beach audience is the greatest audience in the world!
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Wow, much better than anticipated...!!!
16 May 2007 | by liamtoh007See all my reviews

I grew up watching the "classic 39" reruns and I actually remember watching Gleason's late 60's color variety show at original airing during the same period. I thought for sure that once I saw these color episodes again, it would be a disaster. I remember enjoying them, but I also know that in many cases you "can't go home again". Well, forget that cliché' since these episodes hold up extremely well! Yeah, I know Ralph and Ed are a bit older. Yeah, I know the real "Alice" is no longer around. But Gleason and Carney's portrayal of Ralph & Ed have lost VERY little, and in some scenes they seem even sharper than the 50's! Maybe I'll whistle a different tune if and when they issue the later seasons eventually, but as far as I'm concerned, you can't lose investing in this fine and funny first season of "newer" Honeymooners! A-


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