The Dick Cavett Show
Mon 9:00PM ET
E. Y. Harburg (Part 1)On The Dick Cavett Show, lyricist E. Y. Harburg discusses "Somewhere Over the Rainbow", the Gershwins, and Cole Porter's style. Harburg wrote lyrics for The Wizard of Oz and Finian's Rainbow.
Mon 9:30PM ET
E. Y. Harburg (Part 2)On The Dick Cavett Show, lyricist E. Y. Harburg discusses Judy Garland, the Blacklisting era, and anthems. Harburg wrote lyrics for The Wizard of Oz and Finian's Rainbow.
Tue 1:00AM ET
Richard Attenborough, Patty Duke, Redd Foxx, and James J. KilpatrickOn The Dick Cavett Show, Richard Attenborough discusses how being typecast lead to directing, Redd Foxx does stand-up, Patty Duke talks about meeting Helen Keller and The Miracle Worker, and James J. Kilpatrick analyzes the Nixon presidency.
Tue 9:00PM ET
Pearl BaileyOn The Dick Cavett Show, Pearl Bailey discusses earning her college degree, her ideology on life, and the importance of the family.
Tue 9:30PM ET
Mary MartinOn The Dick Cavett Show, Mary Martin discusses breaking into theater, getting second billing to a watermelon, and whistling with her son Larry Hagman.
Wed 1:00AM ET
Woody Allen, Joe Frazier, Julie Harris, John Hartford, and Tom WickerOn The Dick Cavett Show, John Hartford jokes about starting a peanut butter and jelly sandwich restaurant, Julie Harris performs Emily Dickinson, Woody Allen introduces his film Take the Money and Run, Joe Frazier talks about fighting and Muhammad Ali, and Tom Wicker discusses the presidencies of Lyndon B. Johnson and John F. Kennedy.
Wed 9:00PM ET
Diahann Carroll, Zero Mostel, and Dr. David HubbardOn The Dick Cavett Show, Zero Mostel interrupts Dick Cavett's monologue to give advice, Diahann Carroll discusses criticisms of her television series Julia, and psychiatrist Dr. David Hubbard analyzes skyjackers.
Thu 1:00AM ET
Miles Davis, Nicolas Cage, and Carol KaneOn The Dick Cavett Show, Carol Kane discusses the Academy Award curse and Andy Kaufman, Nicolas Cage reveals how toys help him get into character and his film Peggy Sue Got Married, and Miles Davis talks about being an idol and trumpet technique.
Thu 9:00PM ET
Albert Finney (Part 1)On The Dick Cavett Show, Albert Finney discusses performing Shakespeare, learning to tap for Annie, and jokes about working with Diane Keaton in Shoot the Moon.
Thu 9:30PM ET
Albert Finney (Part 2)On The Dick Cavett Show, Albert Finney talks about acting technique, filming Tom Jones, and playing off Diane Keaton in Shoot the Moon.
Fri 1:00AM ET
Jimi Hendrix, Robert Downey, Garson Kanin, and Gwen VerdonOn The Dick Cavett Show, Robert Downey discusses his film You've Got to Walk It Like You Talk It or You'll Lose That Beat, Gwen Verdon shows off her Broadway dance moves, writer Garson Kanin talks about Spencer Tracey, and Jimi Hendrix reveals the meaning of music.
Fri 9:00PM ET
Angela Lansbury, Billy Eckstine, Janet Flanner, and Roy JenkinsOn The Dick Cavett Show, Angela Lansbury discusses reprising the lead role in Mame and shows a clip from Bedknobs and Broomsticks, Billy Eckstine talks about racism in show business, journalist Janet Flanner remembers traveling to Paris and Truman Capote's first job at The New Yorker, and Roy Jenkins shares insights about the Shadow Cabinet in England.
Sat 1:00AM ET
Robert Shaw, Melba Moore, Dr. Raymond McNally, and Dr. Radu FlorescuOn The Dick Cavett Show, Robert Shaw explains his role in the film Young Winston, Melba Moore talks about opening at the Apollo Theater, and Dr. Raymond McNally and Dr. Radu Florescu discuss their investigation into Bram Stoker, vampirism, and folklore.