The Steve Allen Show

The Steve Allen Show

Variety show starring Steve Allen that ran for four and a half seasons on NBC opposite the Ed Sullivan Show. Allen gave up his Tonight Show hosting gig for this show which launched the careers of the likes of Don Knotts, Tim Conway, Steve Lawrence, and Eydie Gorme. Elvis Presley also made his network television debut on an episode of the show.

Episode Info

Final: 5x27 -- Season 5, Episode 27 (May/30/1960)

Steve AllenSteve Allen
As Himself (Host)
Gene RayburnGene Rayburn
As Announcer
Skitch HendersonSkitch Henderson
As Bandleader (1956-59)
Les BrownLes Brown
As Bandleader (1959-60)

No reviews yet, write the first review
Recurring Guests

Steve Lawrence (14 eps)
Martha Raye (11 eps)
Tom Poston as Man Who Can't Remember (11 eps)
Don Adams (11 eps)
Lou Costello (10 eps)
Tony Bennett (10 eps)
Don Knotts as Nervous Man (9 eps)
Abbe Lane (8 eps)
Jayne Meadows (8 eps)
Xavier Cugat (8 eps)

View All Recurring Guests
Classification: Variety
Genre: Comedy | Family | Sketch/Improv
Status: Canceled/Ended
Network: NBC ( USA)
Runtime: 60 Minutes
Premiere: June 24, 1956
Ended: May 30, 1960
• Knickerbocker Beer Show (summer title)
• The Knickerbocker Beer presents The Steve Allen Show (second season title)
• The Steve Allen Plymouth Show
• Tonight
• Tonight!
There currently is no editor for this guide..
Click here to apply if you want to be the editor