Full List of The Ed Sullivan Show Episodes

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Below is a complete The Ed Sullivan Show episode list that spans the show's entire TV run. Photos from the individual The Ed Sullivan Show episodes are listed along with the The Ed Sullivan Show episode names when available, as are the dates of the original airing of the episode. The Ed Sullivan Show episodes from every season can be seen below, along with fun facts about who directed the episodes, the stars of the and sometimes even information like shooting locations and original air dates. Everything from “Beatles (1st appearance) / Oliver Broadway cast” to “Beatles (3rd appearance) / Cab Calloway” is included on this poll. Are you remembering a funny scene but can't think of the name that the The Ed Sullivan Show episode is from? Scroll below and you'll find what you're looking for.
Season 1 now on Toast of the Town guide
Season 1 is on the ""Toast of the Town"" guide.
Guests unknown Jun 27 1948
Cab Calloway Aug 01 1948
Peggy Lee, Harry Hershfield Aug 08 1948
Irving Berlin Aug 15 1948
Jan August Aug 22 1948
Count Basie, Lon Chaney, Jr. Aug 29 1948
Guests unknown Jul 11 1948
Guests unknown Jul 18 1948
Guests unknown Jul 04 1948
Guests unknown Jul 25 1948
Guests unknown Sep 05 1948
scheduled: Jack Paar / On film: Robert Mitchum; Rita Hayworth; Jack Lemmon Oct 21 1956
Scheduled guests: --Jack Paar --Marion Marlowe --Davis and Reese (comedy team) --Salvador (French comedian) --The Bokaras (acrobats on teeterboard) --The Sciplini chimps (boxing chimps) --On ...more
scheduled: Navy talent show / Bob & Ray / Jack Dempsey May 12 1957
All-Navy talent program (talent chosen from Navy personnel from all over the country) Scheduled guests: (1) Navy talent includes: --The Four Palms (Marine vocal quartet) (2) Civilian talent: ...more
1958 Ice Capades / Della Reese / Jimmie Rodgers / Paul Anka Sep 08 1957
Broadcast from Madison Square Garden. Guests: --Della Reese - ""Miss You So"" --Jimmie Rodgers - ""Honeycomb"" --Paul Anka - Diana"" --The ...more
Fred Astaire / Fredric March / Peggy Wood / Buddy Knox / Ferlin Husky Apr 07 1957
Guests: --Buddy Knox (singer) - ""Party Doll"" --Frank Libuse (comedian) --Byron Nelson (golf pro) and Ken Ventura appear with Julia Meade --Paul Douglas, David Burns, Kay ...more
Lucille Ball & Desi Arnaz / Yogi Berra / Gisele MacKenzie / Joyce Grenfell Sep 30 1956
Lucy & Desi sketch: Ed Sullivan calls Desi at home to arrange interview, but Lucy thinks Edward Morrow is coming. (Sketch runs approx. 12 minutes) Other guests: --Yogi Berra (Ed interviews ...more
scheduled: Buster Keaton; Donald O'Connor; Chester Gould Apr 14 1957
Scheduled guests: --Buster Keaton (comedian) --Donald O'Connor (dancer & actor, in a remote from Las Vegas) - O'Connor does a portion of his Vegas night club act. --Chester Gould ...more
scheduled: Cab Calloway; Janet Blair; Sue Carson; Dick Contino Aug 18 1957
Scheduled guests: --Cab Calloway --Janet Blair (actress-singer) --Sue Carson (comedian) --Connie Towers (singer) --Dick Contino (accordionist) --Elizabeth and Collins (acrobatic-knife-throwing ...more
U.S. Army Show with Jayne Mansfield; Carol Burnett; Buddy Knox Aug 11 1957
Guests: --Jayne Mansfield - Ed talks to Jayne about her favorite movie stars. Jane sings ""The Army Goes Rolling Along"" with the Army Chorus (later in show). Ed flirts with ...more
scheduled: Rise Stevens; Peter Lind Hayes & Mary Healy; Jack Paar; Jo Sullivan Dec 16 1956
Scheduled guests: --Jack Paar --Rise Stevens --Peter Lind Hayes and Mary Healy --Art Lund, Jo Sullivan and the three Abbondanza boys performing scenes from their Broadway play ""The ...more
Lerner & Loewe Tribute: Gene Kelly; Leslie Caron; Fred Astaire Mar 03 1957
Tribute to Alan Jay Lerner & Fritz Loewe - presented in connection with the first anniversary of their Broadway hit ""My Fair Lady."" Lerner and Loewe appear on this ...more
Louis Armstrong / Teresa Brewer / Jack Paar / Gary Cooper / Betty Madigan Jul 07 1957
Guests: --Gary Cooper - Gary Cooper and Ed Sullivan watch a clip from ""Love In The Afternoon."" Ed talks with Gary Cooper. --Louis Armstrong - ""Beautiful ...more
scheduled: Look Award winners: Sid Caesar; Edward R. Murrow; Walt Disney Dec 30 1956
Scheduled: --The Annual Look magazine TV awards including winners Sid Caesar, Perry Como, Walt Disney, Red Grange, Garry Moore, Edward R. Murrow, Bishop Fulton J. Sheen and Phil Silvers. Other ...more
scheduled: Robert Mitchum; Ames Brothers; Edie Adams Mar 17 1957
Scheduled guests: --Robert Mitchum (actor) - turns singer & dancer as he performs a medley of calpyso tunes that he recently recorded. --Beatrice Lillie and Billy De Wolfe - perform scenes ...more