The Johnny Carson Show
The King of Late Night Television showcases his hilarious repertoire as he interviews stars, stand-up comedians, and musical sensations.
S01:E01 - Animal Antics With Joan Embery (2/20/74)
Animal trainer Joan Embery introduces Johnny to a wide variety of animals, including a baby gorilla, tiger, cougar and a 13-foot python. Also featured are David Brenner and the Amazing Kreskin.
S01:E03 - Animal Antics With Joan Embery (2/28/78)
Bubble the Hippo makes an appearance with animal trainer Joan Embery. Competing with Bubbles for cutest animal on the show are twin baby orangutans and a horned frog.
S01:E04 - Animal Antics With Jim Fowler (7/23/80)
Animal expert Jim Fowler brings out an alligator and crocodile and explains to Johnny the difference between the two. Not to be outdone, Rodney Dangerfield has Johnny in stitches with his non-stop one-liners.
S01:E05 - Animal Antics With Jim Fowler (6/18/81)
If you've ever wondered what an aardvark looks like, this episode is for you. Also featured is comedian David Steinberg, who does a hilarious Ed Sullivan impression.
S01:E06 - Animal Antics With Jim Fowler (12/15/81)
Animal trainer Jim Fowler brings a baby baboon and golden eagle onto the set, and Johnny's next guest, writer Gore Vidal, exclaims that he should have brought his pet lizard.
S01:E12 - Animal Antics With Jim Fowler (9/7/89)
On this diverse episode, the legendary Jimmy Stewart reads a poem, and animal trainer Jim Fowler brings a 220-pound Python on stage. Holy juxtaposition!
S01:E14 - Animal Antics With Joan Embery (8/15/91)
"Thelma and Louise" are the stars of this episode---not the movie, but a two-headed snake, brought to the show by Joan Embery. Dennis Hopper also joins the fun.