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Ed Sullivan Comedy Special
A comedy special
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SAT 11/10/2012

7:30PM on CPTV
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The legends of comedy live from the Ed Sullivan stage return to PBS. For 23 years, The Ed Sullivan Show featured America's premiere comedy legends performing their acts for millions of Americans every week. This special from the Sullivan archives brings back the original stars that defined the history of comedy, in their prime doing their original acts. The 4-DVD set features the very best of the comedians' performances (extended and exclusive) for this pledge special. The talent line-up includes classic bits from Jack Benny, Bob Hope, Red Skelton, George Carlin, Richard Pryor, Flip Wilson, Joan Rivers, Alan King, Jack Paar, Jackie Gleason, Victor Borge and many more.