Fifty Years of The Odd Couple on TV (Part 2)

MIckey Rooney and Randall performing the play at Caesar’s Palace.
Klugman, Garry Marshall, and Randall.
The voiceover may have informed TV viewers that Felix was kicked out “On November 13th,” but the play and film take place in mid-summer!
With Albert the parrot.
The poker game, once the scene of a missing fifty dollars, with Oscar as the main suspect.
“It’s Doc Simon!” Felix gushes as they pass on the street.



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Garry Berman

Garry Berman


Pop Culture historian, Freelance Writer, Author, specializing in American comedy history in films, radio, and TV. Beatles and jazz enthusiast, animal lover.