The Orson Bean Show 

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From his traumatic childhood to Broadway stardom, 1950s blacklisting, losing the Tonight Show to Johnny Carson, abandoning America for Australia, to 70s free love, this series reveals the obscure life of 20th Century Zelig, Orson Bean.

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Julian Whatley

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Cast

Credited cast:
Orson Bean ... Himself (archive footage)
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Jenna Fischer ... Herself (archive footage)
Kevin Bacon ... Himself
Dustin Hoffman ... Himself (archive footage)
Jayne Mansfield ... Herself (archive footage)
Barbra Streisand ... Herself (archive footage)
Spike Jonze ... Himself
Paula Malcomson ... Herself
James Stewart ... Himself (archive footage)
Cher ... Herself (archive footage)
Eartha Kitt ... (archive footage)
Mia Farrow ... Herself (archive footage)
Walter Matthau ... Himself (archive footage)
George Segal ... Himself (archive footage)
Mike Nichols ... (archive footage)
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From his traumatic childhood to Broadway stardom, 1950s blacklisting, losing the Tonight Show to Johnny Carson, abandoning America for Australia, to 70s free love, this series reveals the obscure life of 20th Century Zelig, Orson Bean.

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