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Pioneers of Primetime (1995)

TV Movie | Documentary, History

An in-depth look at the early days of television and its first stars.
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Updated Nov 9, 1995

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Nov 9, 1995 (United States)

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Gracie Allen
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Steve Allen
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Desi Arnaz
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Lucille Ball
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Bea Benaderet
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Jack Benny
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Milton Berle
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George Burns
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Sid Caesar
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Art Carney
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Bing Crosby
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Sammy Davis Jr.
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Vilma Ebsen
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William Frawley
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Art Gilmore
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Jackie Gleason
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Bob Hope
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Milt Larsen
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Jerry Lewis
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Hal March
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Rose Marie
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Dean Martin
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Will Mastin
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Audrey Meadows
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Belle Montrose
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Howard Morris
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Donald O'Connor
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Johnny Olson
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Joyce Randolph
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Harlan Saperstein
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Red Skelton
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Ed Sullivan
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Vivian Vance
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7.6 / 10 | 27 votes