Time Life is proud to finally release THE BEST OF THE DEAN MARTIN VARIETY SHOW for the very first time at retail! Our collection captures material never before released from some of the show's greatest episodes during its nine-year run on NBC TV from 1965 to 1974. Showcasing only the best moments, our single DVD contains an irresistible blend of classic entertainment by the "King of Cool" and his guests from 4 episodes with 20 musical performances. Hosted by Dean Martin, the acclaimed variety and comedy show was one of the highest-rated in television history, garnering 12 Emmy nominations and a Golden Globe award (Dean Martin "Best Actor in a Comedy Television Series" 1967), frequented by hundreds of guests from across the world of entertainment including legendary actors and actresses from stage and screen, pop and jazz singers, dancers and comedians. Guests include: Bob Hope, Jimmy Stewart, John Wayne, Orson Welles, Don Rickles, Dom DeLuise, Don Adams, Michael Landon, Peggy Lee, Jack Jones, Juliet Prowse, Joel Grey, Sid and Marty Krofft Puppets and more - includes 20 musical performances.