The Jack Benny Program

The Jack Benny Program - CBS

CBS

Series

1950

TVG

Comedy

The host plays a version of himself as a pompous, vain, and stingy vaudevillian showman with a penchant for violin playing.

Where to Stream

1950–1965 Series 15 Seasons272 Episodes

Upcoming TV Airings

The airings below are based on a generic national schedule. Times and dates can vary by TV provider.

Saturday, July 20

Hong Kong Suit

Season 11 • Episode 4

A cheap Hong Kong suit gives out on Jack.

Saturday, July 20

Jack Goes to a Gym

Season 11 • Episode 16

Jack decides to go to the gym to get some muscles so he can impress his girl.

Sunday, July 21

Don's 27th Anniversary With Jack

Season 11 • Episode 13

Jack reminisces about how he discovered his announcer.

Sunday, July 21

Jack Goes to a Concert

Season 11 • Episode 8

James Stewart and his wife are irritated at Jack.

Monday, July 22

Jack Casting for TV Special

Season 11 • Episode 11

Jack casts a TV special about his own life.

Tuesday, July 23

Jack's Lunch Counter

Season 5 • Episode 11

Jack performs in a sketch about a lunch-counter murder.

Wednesday, July 24

Hong Kong Suit

Season 11 • Episode 4

A cheap Hong Kong suit gives out on Jack.

Thursday, July 25

Jack Goes to a Gym

Season 11 • Episode 16

Jack decides to go to the gym to get some muscles so he can impress his girl.

Friday, July 26

Don's 27th Anniversary With Jack

Season 11 • Episode 13

Jack reminisces about how he discovered his announcer.

Saturday, July 27

Death Row Sketch

Season 11 • Episode 17

In a skit, Jack's wife flirts with the boarder, and Jack is too obtuse to realize it.

Saturday, July 27

Jack Becomes a Surgeon

Season 11 • Episode 19

Rochester wonders what kind of doctor Jack would have made.

Sunday, July 28

Jack Goes to Las Vegas

Season 11 • Episode 22

Jack hires two of the Mills Brothers, tricking the other two into singing for free.

Sunday, July 28

Variety Show

Season 11 • Episode 24

George Burns introduces new star Ann-Margret.

Monday, July 29

Jack Goes to a Concert

Season 11 • Episode 8

James Stewart and his wife are irritated at Jack.

Tuesday, July 30

Death Row Sketch

Season 11 • Episode 17

In a skit, Jack's wife flirts with the boarder, and Jack is too obtuse to realize it.

Wednesday, July 31

Jack Becomes a Surgeon

Season 11 • Episode 19

Rochester wonders what kind of doctor Jack would have made.

Thursday, August 1

Jack Goes to Las Vegas

Season 11 • Episode 22

Jack hires two of the Mills Brothers, tricking the other two into singing for free.

Friday, August 2

Variety Show

Season 11 • Episode 24

George Burns introduces new star Ann-Margret.

Saturday, August 3

Main Street Shelter

Season 11 • Episode 25

Rochester gives away Jack's old jacket, unaware that there is $200 in the lining.

Saturday, August 3

Tennessee Ernie Ford Show

Season 12 • Episode 5

Technical troubles ensue when Jack has Tennessee Ernie Ford as a guest.

Sunday, August 4

Modern Prison Sketch

Season 12 • Episode 25

Jack and Mickey Rooney explore what may happen if prisons get progressively more lenient.

Sunday, August 4

Jack Goes to the Cafeteria

Season 12 • Episode 8

Jack takes Jane Morgan to lunch in a cafeteria.

Monday, August 5

The comedian provides laughs with a series of guest stars.

Tuesday, August 6

The comedian provides laughs with a series of guest stars.