The Bee Gees Special

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The Bee Gees Special
Written by Stuart Birnbaum
Ken Ehrlich
Directed by Louis J. Horvitz
Starring The Bee Gees
David Frost
Andy Gibb
Willie Nelson
Glen Campbell
Country of origin USA
Original language(s) English
Producer(s) Ken Ehrlich
Running time 90 minutes
Original channel NBC
Picture format 4:3 SDTV
Audio format mono
Original airing November 15, 1979 (1979-11-15)

The Bee Gees Special was a 90-minute television special broadcast by NBC on November 15, 1979. The program featured footage from the Bee Gees' July 10, 1979 concert in Oakland, California captured by a film crew that accompanied them during their 1979 Spirits Having Flown Tour. It also included footage from an appearance with Willie Nelson and Glen Campbell, interviews by David Frost with the Bee Gees and their parents, and a behind-the-scenes look at recording and tour planning with Robert Stigwood and the band's crew.