Sid & Marty Krofft's Redeye Express

Redeye Express

Sid and Marty Krofft's Redeye Express was a prime-time variety special that aired on CBS on March 9, 1988.

Plot Edit

Ron Reagan stars as the owner of The Red Eye Express, a nightclub frequented by celebrities (and celebrity look-alike Krofft puppets). Through the course of the hour, Reagan mingles with various puppets (Cher, Jack Nicholson, Whoopi Goldberg, Ronald Reagan Sr., etc.), real-life people (Chuck Berry, Captain Lou Albano) and performing guests (Gloria Estefan, Eric Carmen, Rick Astley).

Music Edit

  • Gloria Estefan and the Miami Sound Machine - "Anything for You", "Surrender"
  • Rick Astley - Never Gonna Give You Up
  • Eric Carmen - Hungry Eyes

Notes Edit

  • This was a pilot for a weekly television series.