This item is an 8" X 10",black and white photo of Danny Kaye,Buddy Ebsen and Dick Van Dyke in a scene from the 1978 CBS Television Special-"CBS On The Air".The photo has an original dated byline on CBS stationery explaining the television special and giving date of broadcast.Danny Kaye was one of the most popular entertainers in the United States and England during the 1940s and '50s, thanks largely to a string of successful films that showcased his witty song-and-dance routines. Kaye worked on Broadway, having success in the early '40s with Lady in the Dark. Audiences loved his energy and clever wit and he was a popular stage performer during World War II, frequently working with material written by his wife, lyricist Sylvia Fine. He made more than a dozen popular movies, including The Secret Life of Walter Mitty (1947), The Inspector General (1959) and The Court Jester (1956). For years Kaye was a spokesman for the United Nation's Children's Fund, and in 1954 he was awarded a special Oscar for his humanitarian efforts. During the '60s he was on TV, the star of The Danny Kaye Show (1963-67), but his style of entertainment was no longer the rage and his popularity waned. His last performance on screen was for the television movie Skokie (1981).The photo has been autographed on the front by Danny Kaye,Buddy Ebsen and Dick Van Dyke............CONDITION OF PHOTO,BYLINE AND AUTOGRAPHS IS EXCELLENT...................
HeadlineDanny Kaye Buddy Ebsen Dick Van Dyke 1978 Photo Signed Autograph "CBS On The Air"