The Mickey Rooney Show (1954–1955)

The Basketball Star 

Mickey tries out for the company basketball team in trick shoes.


Blake Edwards (based on characters created by), Benedict Freedman | 2 more credits »


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Episode cast overview:
Mickey Rooney ... Mickey Mulligan
Regis Toomey ... Joe Mulligan
Claire Carleton ... Nell Mulligan
Joey Forman ... Freddy Devlin
John Hubbard ... Mr. Brown
Carla Balenda ... Pat
Paul Savage Paul Savage ... Bob Swanson
Tom Hennesy ... Tom


When a new member joins the I.B.C. company basketball team, Mickey gets jealous - he's tall, a gifted player and he's irresistible to girls. So Mick conspires to make the new star think he's losing his eyesight by disguising himself as an eye doctor. Written by WesternOne

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Release Date:

15 January 1955 (USA) See more »

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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Mono (RCA Sound System)

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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