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Mr. Broadway (1957)

A musical television special chronicling the early career of playwright George M. Cohan, focusing primarily on his vaudeville years as part of his family singing group "The Four Cohans."

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Sidney Lumet

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Cast

Credited cast:
Mickey Rooney ... George M. Cohan
James Dunn ... Jerry Cohan
Roberta Sherwood Roberta Sherwood ... Ella Cohan
Gloria DeHaven ... Josie Cohan
June Havoc ... Trixie Friganza
Henry Lascoe ... Behman
Eddie Foy Jr. ... Eddie Foy
Robert Ellenstein ... Sam Harris
Arny Freeman Arny Freeman ... Jerry Armstrong
Bobby Mariano Bobby Mariano ... George M. Cohan, as a Boy
Patricia Mariano Patricia Mariano ... Josie Cohan, as a girl
Garry Moore Garry Moore ... Himself, Narrator
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Bob Crosby
Art Linkletter
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A musical television special chronicling the early career of playwright George M. Cohan, focusing primarily on his vaudeville years as part of his family singing group "The Four Cohans."

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Genres:

Musical

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

11 May 1957 (USA) See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Showcase Productions See more »
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Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Trivia

Patricia Mariano, who played Josie Cohan as a child, later played the grown-up Josie in Broadway's "George M!" when she replaced Bernadette Peters. See more »

Connections

Referenced in What's My Line?: Mickey Rooney (2) (1957) See more »

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