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The Jackie Gleason Show 

Jackie Gleason's last weekly variety series, which alternated between regular variety hours with big name guest stars and musical remakes of old "The Honeymooners" sketches.
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1970   1969   1968   1967   1966   Unknown  
Won 2 Primetime Emmys. Another 1 win & 4 nominations. See more awards »

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Series cast summary:
Jackie Gleason ...  Himself - Host / ... 84 episodes, 1966-1970
Johnny Olson Johnny Olson ...  Himself - Announcer 79 episodes, 1966-1970
The June Taylor Dancers The June Taylor Dancers ...  Themselves / ... 72 episodes, 1966-1970
Sammy Spear and His Orchestra Sammy Spear and His Orchestra ...  Themselves 67 episodes, 1966-1970
Art Carney ...  Ed Norton / ... 59 episodes, 1966-1970
Sheila MacRae ...  Alice Kramden / ... 55 episodes, 1966-1970
Jane Kean ...  Trixie Norton / ... 53 episodes, 1966-1970
Greta Randall Greta Randall ...  Herself / ... 51 episodes, 1966-1970
Lanita Kent Lanita Kent ...  Herself / ... 39 episodes, 1966-1968
Elaine Richards Elaine Richards ...  Herself / ... 35 episodes, 1966-1968
Judith Jordan ...  Herself / ... 34 episodes, 1966-1968
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Jackie Gleason's last weekly variety series, which alternated between regular variety hours with big name guest stars and musical remakes of old "The Honeymooners" sketches.

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There's only one Gleason, the great one. (season 3) See more »

Genres:

Comedy | Musical

Certificate:

TV-G | See all certifications »
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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

17 September 1966 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

The Color Honeymooners See more »

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Budget:

$50,000 (estimated)
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Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Quotes

Ralph Kramden: [visiting in Ireland] You know, I never knew that Jackie Gleason was Irish.
Ed Norton: Oh yeah, I knew it. I read it in a TV magazine once. His whole family came over from Ireland during the potato famine.
Ralph Kramden: Oh.
Ed Norton: In fact, I think they caused it!
Ralph Kramden: That Gleason is a little chubby, isn't he?
Ed Norton: Oh, he certainly is.
[laughs]
Ralph Kramden: That Art Carney put on a few pounds too, you know.
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Follows The Jackie Gleason Show (1952) See more »

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Great memories!!
10 October 2003 | by tforbes-2See all my reviews

GoodLife TV has been running reruns of the color episodes of The Honeymooners, which ran on The Jackie Gleason Show from 1966 to 1970. The production may seem overblown, but the shows themselves are fun to watch. They bring back great memories for me, as I saw them as a kid. Even when Gleason had the "variety," this show was still fun to watch. I especially remember seeing this show in 1968 in the basement of an Elks lodge in Owego, NY, and remember the pretty girls who would introduce the shows! Yes, it may be "comfort food," but it sure is fun. And it is a show CBS could be very proud of!!


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