The Perry Como Show

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The Perry Como Show
Premiere December 24, 1948
Finale December 31, 1969
Creator
Host Perry Como
Network NBC
CBS
Style 15 to 60 minute comedy variety
Company
Origin USA

The Perry Como Show (1948-1967) (later known as Perry Como's Kraft Music Hall) was a variety show starring Perry Como that aired on NBC. Como was a recording artist who, like many in early television, transitioned from a successful radio career into television. The show consisted mostly of musical numbers with some comedic skits and talk segments.

Seasons

Season Premiere Finale #
NBC/CBS
Season One: Chesterfield Supper Club December 24, 1948
Season Two: Chesterfield Supper Club 1949 1950
Season Three: Chesterfield Supper Club 1950 1951
Season Four: Chesterfield Supper Club 1951 1952
Season Five: Chesterfield Supper Club 1952 1953
Season Six: Chesterfield Supper Club 1953 1954
Season Seven: Chesterfield Supper Club 1954 June 24, 1955
NBC/CBS
Season Eight September 17, 1955 1956
Season Nine 1956 1957
Season Ten 1957 1958
Season Eleven 1958 1959

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