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For the show's premiere episode, Jackie portrays Reginald Van Gleason in a musical spoof of violent TV cop dramas and plays Joe the Bartender to Frank Fontaine's Crazy Guggenheim. In the ... See full summary »

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Seymour Robbie

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Cast

Episode cast overview, first billed only:
Jackie Gleason ... Himself / Reginald Van Gleason III / Joe the Bartender / Ralph Kramden
Art Carney ... Ed Norton
Frank Fontaine Frank Fontaine ... Crazy Guggenheim
Sue Ane Langdon ... Blanche La Toache / Alice Kramden
The June Taylor Dancers The June Taylor Dancers ... Themselves
Sammy Spear and His Orchestra Sammy Spear and His Orchestra ... Themselves - Orchestra
The Newton Brothers The Newton Brothers ... Themselves
Wayne Newton ... Himself - Singer (as The Newton Brothers)
Patricia Wilson Patricia Wilson ... Trixie Norton
Frank Marth ... Gangster
Ted Beniades Ted Beniades ... Gangster (as Ted Benaides)
Sammy Birch Sammy Birch ... Himself
Philip Bruns ... Gangster (as Phil Bruns)
Tony Cardell Tony Cardell ... Himself
Sully Michaels Sully Michaels ... Himself
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Storyline

For the show's premiere episode, Jackie portrays Reginald Van Gleason in a musical spoof of violent TV cop dramas and plays Joe the Bartender to Frank Fontaine's Crazy Guggenheim. In the Honeymooners sketch, Jackie is joined by Sue Ane Langdon, Art Carney and Patricia Wilson as the Kramdens and the Nortons: for their summer vacation Ralph and Ed decide to turn their apartment building's basement into a air raid shelter leaving their wives to suffer on the beach at Atlantic City. Wayne Newton and his siblings, as The Newton Brothers are the musical guests. Written by David Bassler

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Genres:

Comedy | Music

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Details

Language:

English

Release Date:

29 September 1962 (USA) See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Peekskill Enterprises,CBS See more »
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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Mono

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Did You Know?

Trivia

Wayne Newton makes his network TV debut on this program. The title of the 'Reggie Van Gleason III' sketch, a spoof of the Untouchables series, and in which Reggie demonstrates his drunken, death-defying 'Slide for Life', is 'The Re-touchables.' The title of the Honeymooners skit is 'Two Below.' See more »

Quotes

Reginald Van Gleason: What is a nice, sweet girl holding a gun on me for?
Blanche La Toache: I'll tell you why. You know who they this nice sweet girl is?
Reginald Van Gleason: You mean...
Blanche La Toache: Yeah! I'm Mr. Big!
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Soundtracks

Waiting for the Robert E. Lee
Music by Lewis F. Muir
Lyrics by L. Wolfe Gilbert
Performed by Wayne Newton (as The Newton Brothers)
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