The Abbott and Costello Show

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The Abbott and Costello Show
Premiere December 5, 1952
Finale May 1, 1954
Airs Saturdays at 6 a.m & 6:30 a.m. on MeTV
Network First-run syndication
Style 30-minute sitcom
Company Television Corporation of America
Seasons 2
Episodes 52
Origin USA

The Abbott and Costello Show is a sitcom that aired in syndication. It brought Bud Abbott and Lou Costello's classic burlesque bits to television, often with little regard for plot or continuity.

Contents

Cast

Actor Character Duration
Billed Cast
Bud Abbott Bud Abbott 1 2
Lou Costello Lou Costello 1 2
Hillary Brooke Hillary 1 2
Sid Fields Sid Fields 1 2
Gordon Jones Mike the Cop 1 2

Seasons

Season Premiere Finale #
Syndication
Season One December 5, 1952 May 29, 1953 26
Season Two June 5, 1953 May 1, 1954 26

In-Depth

DVD Releases

Title Release Date #
Complete Series
Complete Series March 23, 2010 9

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Season Sets
100th Anniversary Collection Season 1 September 5, 2006 5

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100th Anniversary Collection Season 2 October 3, 2006 5

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External sites