The Bob Cummings Show (1955)

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The Bob Cummings Show (1955)
The Bob Cummings Show-Cast.jpg
Premiere January 2, 1955
Finale July 7, 1959
Network NBC (seasons 1, 4-5)
CBS (seasons 2-3)
Style 30-minute sitcom
Company Laurel Productions,
McCadden Productions
Seasons 5
Episodes 173
Origin USA

The Bob Cummings Show is a sitcom that aired on NBC for three seasons and CBS for two seasons. This show was syndicated under the title Love That Bob.

Contents

Cast

Actor Character Duration
Main Cast
Bob Cummings Bob Collins 1 2 3 4 5
Rosemary DeCamp Margaret MacDonald 1 2 3 4 5
Ann B. Davis Charmaine "Shultzy" Schultz 1 2 3 4 5
Dwayne Hickman Chuck MacDonald 1 2 3 4 5
Supporting/Recurring Cast
Nancy Kulp Pamela Livingstone 1 2 3 4 5
Lyle Talbot Paul Fonda 1 2 3 4 5
Lisa Gaye Collette DuBois 1 2 3 4 5
King Donovan Harvey Helm 1 2 3 4
Joi Lansing Shirley Swanson 3 4 5
Diane Jergens Francine Williams 1 2
Olive Sturgess Carol Hanning 3
Bill Baldwin, Sr. Announcer 1 2 3 4 5

Seasons

Season  Premiere Finale #
NBC
Season One January 2, 1955 July 28, 1955 28
CBS
Season Two September 22, 1955 June 21, 1956 37
Season Three October 4, 1956 June 6, 1957 34
NBC
Season Four September 24, 1957 June 17, 1958 36
Season Five September 23, 1958 July 7, 1959 38

In-Depth

DVD Releases

The entire series has yet to be released on DVD in any region. However, much of the series has lapsed into the public domain. The episodes that have lapsed into the public domain (at least 20 in all) were all released by DigiView Productions in 2004, Critics' Choice Video in 2004-5, Platinum Disc, LLC in 2005, Echo Bridge Home Entertainment in 2005 and Alpha Home Entertainment in 2006, among others.

External Sites