Don Rickles' first one hour prime-time ABC network television-comedy-variety special featured show guests Don Adams, Robert Goulet and Harvey Korman.
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This is the first time that the Braden twins shared a "Production Design" collaboration credit on a prime-time network special. Hub's identical twin brother John, based in New York City, joined producer Jerry McPhie's A-team crew. During a segment of the show - Don, shown walking from his studio dressing room, through a side-show of crowded show stage crew personnel, including stage hand technicians, electrical and sound, TV cable and camera engineering, costume-wardrobe and make-up personnel - wise-cracking at his crew as he ascended his arena platform. McPhie and director Bud Yorkin staged a set-up with the identically dressed Braden Twins for Don Rickles walk-in. Rickles spotting them, "Which one of you guys - is the New York Cowboy?" See more