Tag Archives: comedians

Alan King at his best

Alan King’s The Middle East Story, 1980’s:





Mort Sahl on The Ed Sullivan Show

Mort Sahl “Politics” on The Ed Sullivan Show on June 4, 1961. He is a truly unique comedian. Never really told jokes. Always topical. Seemed like he was making it up as he went along. Great talent.





Rodney Dangerfield “Dating, Marriage & Money” on The Ed Sullivan Show

Another early appearance by Rodney Dangerfield on the Ed Sullivan Show January 4, 1970.





John Byner on The Ed Sullivan Show

One of the funniest men in show business, John Byner on the Ed Sullivan Show Jan. 3, 1971.





Morey Amsterdam on the Ed Sullivan Show

Morey Amsterdam aka “Buddy Sorrell” on the Ed Sullivan Show Nov. 24, 1968 doing some topical jokes for the era.





Larry Storch School of Acting

I am proud to announce I have “graduated” from the Larry Storch School of Acting 🙂





Remembering Comedian Sal Richards who passed away July 23, 2020

Sal Richards passed away July 23, 2020. He was a talented comedian and actor. Here are a few minutes of one of Sal’s hilarious stand-up performances in Atlantic City, NJ:





The great Shelley Berman doing one of his classic phone routines on the Ed Sullivan Show

I had the honor of talking with Shelley Berman on radio on two occasions. He was one of the greats in comedy and comedic acting. Here is an appearance on the Ed Sullivan Show from April 25, 1965.





Pre “Laugh-In” Rowan & Martin on the Ed Sullivan Show. These guys were great.





Early Rodney Dangerfield on the Ed Sullivan Show

An early appearance in his career by Rodney Dangerfield on the Ed Sullivan Show from June 4, 1967. His delivery is not as rapid as it would become when he exploded in the early 80’s, but still very funny.