Hanna-Barbera's All-Star Comedy Ice Revue

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Hanna-Barbera's All-Star Comedy Ice Revue
Genre Television special
Written by Dick Robbins
Duane Poole
Jay Burton
Directed by Walter C. Miller
Starring Roy Clark
Bonnie Franklin
Country of origin United States
Original language(s) English
Production
Executive producer(s) Joseph Barbera
William Hanna
Producer(s) Walt deFaria
Running time 60 minutes
Production company(s) Hanna-Barbera Productions
Broadcast
Original channel CBS
Original airing January 13, 1978

Hanna-Barbera's All-Star Comedy Ice Revue is a 60-minute live-action/animated television special produced by Hanna-Barbera Productions which aired on CBS on Friday, January 13, 1978. It was taped at Bakersfield Civic Auditorium in Bakersfield, California in December 1977.

Synopsis[edit]

A celebrity roast for Fred Flintstone on his 48th birthday featuring Yogi Bear, Jabberjaw, Huckleberry Hound, Scooby-Doo, The Banana Splits, Hong Kong Phooey, Quick Draw McGraw, Snagglepuss and The Hair Bear Bunch.

The show is hosted by Roy Clark and Bonnie Franklin with special guest stars The Sylvers and featuring Course & Young, the Fentons (Steven, Robin, Jack, Lisa and Todd), Sashi Kuchiki, the Ice Capettes and The Skatebirds.

When Roy and Bonnie announce the guest of honor, Fred is at home watching the event on TV. As Fred and Barney rush off to the ice arena, the show continues with musical numbers, ice displays including a comedy team, precision skating, disco-on-ice, jazz skating and an acrobatic number with fiery torches. When Fred finally arrives, the guests perform a "Happy Birthday" salute.

Musical numbers[edit]

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Production credits[edit]

  • Directed by: Walter C. Miller
  • Produced by: Walt deFaria
  • Head Writer: Marc London
  • Written by: Dick Robbins, Duane Poole, Jay Burton
  • Executive Producers: Joseph Barbera, William Hanna
  • Executive in Charge of Production: Louis M. Heyward
  • Musical Director: Don James
  • Lighting Director: Bill Klages
  • Ice Capades Productions by: Bob Turk
  • Choreographed by: Shirley Costello, Larry Merritt
  • Scene Design by: Bill Goodwin
  • Costume Design by: Bill Campbell, David Doucette, Bill Goodwin
  • Production Coordinator: Jim Washburn
  • Associate Director: Pam Goodman
  • Assistant Producer: Judy Kauffman
  • Production Assistant: Fran Cranford
  • Technical Director and Tape Editor: Bill Breshears
  • Audio: Michael Gannon
  • Stage Managers: Bob Graner, Phil Krystosck
  • Special Ice Productions from: Ice Capades
  • Taped at: Bakersfield Civic Auditorium
  • Videotape Facilities by: Compact Video Systems
  • A HANNA-BARBERA PRODUCTION in association with deFARIA PRODUCTIONS
© 1977 Hanna-Barbera Productions, Inc.

Home video release[edit]

Hanna-Barbera's All-Star Comedy Ice Revue was released on VHS in November 1986 by Worldvision Home Video and has long been out of print. It has not yet been released on DVD from current rightsholder, Warner Home Video.

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