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Comedy legend and television pioneer Red Skelton presents his greatest characters and funniest sketches in this classic series from the Golden Age of Television.The Red Skelton Show is a series that is currently running and has 5 seasons (145 episodes). The series first aired on October 21, 1951.

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Shout! Factory
5 Seasons, 145 Episodes
October 21, 1951
Cast: Red Skelton
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The Red Skelton Show Full Episode Guide

  • Red stars as Clem Kadiddlehopper. Guest Star: Anna Sten

  • Red plays the blood thirsty pirate Captain Kid. Guest Stars: John Carradine, Billy Gilbert, and Sterling Holloway.

  • Red plays a bumbling waiter who falls in with the wrong crowd.

  • Cookie and Snorkel are back as Red and Jamie Farr get stranded on a desert island. Guest Stars: Buster Crabbe and Jamie Farr.

  • Red plays Clem Kadiddlehopper. Guest Star: Anne Jeffreys.

  • Red stars as Bolivar Shagnasty. Guest Stars: Elena Verdugo and Fritz Feld.

  • Red takes on the role of Robin Hood. Guest Stars: John Carradine, Billy Gilbert, and Sterling Holloway.

  • Red plays Bolivar Shagnasty. Guest Star: Paul Coates

  • Red plays George Appleby who's co-worker try to pull a prank on him during a convention. Guest Star: Dick Foran.

  • Red tries to save a dance hall by hosting a Dance Marathon. Guest Star: Keefe Brasselle.

  • Red plays Clem Kadiddelhopper. Guest Star: Judy Canova.

  • Red stars as Freddie The Freeloader who refuses to sell his tiny rundown shack to make room for a new freeway. Guest Stars: Charles Coburn and Allen Jenkins.

  • Red plays Navy cook Cookie and Jamie Farr reprises his role as Snorkel. In the hilarious climatic scene watch as Farr dresses up in drag a good 16 years before his iconic cross dressing character Klinger on M.A.S.H. debuted. Guest Stars: Jamie Farr and Alan Hale Jr.

  • Red stars as Clem Kadiddlehopper. Guest Star: Vincent Price.

  • Red enlists the awkward Marvin Kaplan to come along on an Valentine's Day double date. Guest Stars: Marvin Kaplan and Sally Forrest.

  • Red stars as Clem Kadiddlehopper and San Fernando Red. Guest Star: Cesar Romero.

  • Red plays George Appleby. Guest Star: Jeanne Cagney.

  • Red Plays Freddie the Freeloader. Guest Stars: Melville Cooper and Reginald Denny.

  • Red Stars as Clem Kadiddlehopper. Guest star: Basil Rathbone.

  • Red plays George Appleby. Guest Star: Lola Albright.

  • Red is a member of a struggling Barbershop Quartet along with guest stars Jackie Coogan, John Carradine, and Billy Gilbert.

  • Red plays Cookie the worst cook in the Navy who just happens to get a date with Zsa Zsa Gabor. Guest Stars: Zsa Zsa Gabor and Jamie Farr.

  • Red stars as Sheriff Deadeye alongside the real Kit Carson (Bill Williams) in order to make a child's holiday wish come true.

  • Red stars as Clem Kadiddlehopper. Guest Star: Peter Lorre.

  • Red stars as Bolivar Shagnasty. Guest Star: Nancy Walker.

  • Red stars as Clem Kadiddlehopper. Guest Star: Lucille Norman.

  • Red stars as Cookie, the funniest Navy cook in the fleet. Guest Stars: Connie Russell and Jamie Farr.

  • Red stars alongside one of his comedy heroes, Ed Wynn, in a uproariously funny take on Cinderella.

  • Red stars as Bolivar Shagnasty. Guest Star: Nancy Walker.

  • Red stars as Clem Kadiddlehopper and Freddie The Freeloader. Guest Star: Jackie Gleason.

  • In the 4th season's finale, Red tell the backstory of one of his most famous characters, Freddie The Freeloader.

  • Looking for a chiropractor, Red accidentally finds himself at a dance studio where special guest Rose Marie ropes him into performing with her much younger students.

  • Red goes to Japan to sign a new singing sensation. Guest star: Shirley Yamaguchi.

  • When a movie studio can't find an actor to go to a dangerous shooting location, they trick Red into the role. Guest stars: Xavier Cugat and Abbe Lane.

  • Red, playing a leading man who can't remember his lines, switches places with the prop man and finds that his new job isn't any easier. Guest Star: Virginia Field.

  • In Mary McCarty last guest starring appearance on the show, she and Red say goodbye to their beloved characters, Smithers and McGurk, in hilarious fashion. Featuring a sidesplittingly funny role for a young Johnny Carson as a game show host.

  • Returning to the show once again is Mary McCarty who's unique chemistry with Red is undeniable.

  • Mary Meade French guest stars as Red goes to the hospital.

  • Red stirs up fun at a charity bazaar. Guest stars: Margaret Whiting and Lynn Bari.

  • Guest star Mary McCarty is back as Smithers And McGurk return for some more fun filled laughs.

  • Guest star Jack Klugman returns as Red goes to prison to do research on a movie role.

  • Red is join by guest stars Barbara Ruick, Hans Conreid, and Jack Klugman.

  • Red is joined by guest stars Edmond O'Brian and Jack Klugman.

  • Guest star Mary McCarty returns to share in their vaudevillian style fun.

  • Red goes to Barber College ... what could go wrong?!

  • Red gets abducted by aliens and sent to Mars. Guest star: Ruth Roman.

  • Red and his guest star Mary McCarty show the audience what it's like to live in a tiny trailer.

  • Red is joined by guest star Peter Lorre in their take on The Honeymooners.

  • Red goes back to school with guest star Diana Lynn.

  • Red gives a touching tribute to the real meaning of the holiday spirt in this special Christmas episode.

  • Enjoy Red's send up of the art world in this slapstick happy episode.

  • Red and guest star Lillian Roth get into all sorts of hijinks in Vegas.

  • Red celebrates the troops in this Thanksgiving themed episode. With a hilarious cameo appearance by Dean Martin and Jerry Lewis.

  • Red welcomes guest star Gloria DeHaven.

  • Red Plays Clem Kadiddlehopper. Guest star: Martha Stewart.

  • Red plays San Fernando Red. Guest stars: Xavier Cugat and Abbe Lane.

  • When the need for a third Andrews Sister arises Red is more than happy to fill the role. Guest Stars: The Andrews Sisters.

  • Red plays Romeo to guest star Anna Maria Alberghetti's Juliet in a comedic take on Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet.

  • Red Skelton welcomes guest star Ella Logan.

  • Red plays Clem Kadiddlehopper. Guest stars: Leo Durocher and Earl Wilson.