Wednesday, December 31, 2008

The Tonight Show with Johnny Carson New Year's Episode with guests The Amazing Criswell, Woody Allen and The Muppets (1965/66)

An amazing line-up for the 1965 New Year's Eve edition of The Tonight Show.


Anonymous said...

Anyone know who that is that opens the door for the drunk in the first Muppet sketch?

Anonymous said...


That's Skitch Henderson, who was the Tonight Show band leader back then, before Doc took over.

Tom Ruegger

Anonymous said...

Who's the third guy with Henson and Frank Oz?

Anonymous said...

This is weird! The other night, I was telling my wife how, when I was 9 years old, I was the only one awake in my house watching "Tonight" with Woody Allen -- and here it is. And in color!