LOS ANGELES, Nov. 28, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, The Royalty Exchange launches the auction for FULL OWNERSHIP to the US RIGHTS of THE JUDY GARLAND SHOW at $1.5M. This astounding offering contains ALL 26 CLASSIC EPISODES of the 1963-964 CBS variety show. For the first time, the general public will be able to own the rights to a piece of Judy Garland's historic entertainment career.
Garland, beloved for her legendary performance as Dorothy in The Wizard of Oz, was at her peak during THE JUDY GARLAND SHOW. Drawing comparable TV ratings to the Bonanza, she was joined by the most impressive talent of the day including Lena Horne, Barbra Streisand, Ethel Merman, Peggy Lee, Tony Bennet, Count Basie, Mickey Rooney, Vic Damone, Peter Lawford, Mel Torme and Garland's young daughter and rising star, Liza Minnelli.
In addition to the complete episodes, the masters in the auction also include OVER 15 NEVER-BROADCASTED SHOW OUTTAKES, a behind-the-scenes photo gallery, press and glamour shots from the show, and an audio commentary with those involved in the original broadcast of the series.
This auction will end on December 16th at 2:00 PM EST.
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