Now Performing in the Rocky Top Theater
167 East Wears Valley Road Suite #17 (Shops of Pigeon Forge) Pigeon Forge, TN 37863
Metro Goldwyn Mayer
MGM also known as Metro Goldwyn Mayer movie studios started working with Red Skelton. One of the many films Red Skelton did with MGM studios started with Having a Wonderful Time, which was released in 1938.
Metro Goldwyn Mayer also known as MGM kept Red Skelton busy in the 40's and 50's with approximately 30 films under his belt. In MGM's Bathing Beauty, The movie was initially to be titled "Mr. Co-Ed" with Red Skelton having top billing. However, once MGM executives watched the first cut of the film, they realized that Esther Williams' role should be showcased more, and so changed the title to "Bathing Beauty", giving her prominent billing and featuring her bathing-suit clad figure on the posters.
MGM was responsible for Red Skelton starring or co-starring im many movies which allowed his popularity among the american people who loved and adored him when he made his transition over to television.
If you are a fan of Red Skelton and enjoyed his silly antics that he did in his television shows then you won't want to miss Remembering Red - A Tribute to Red Skelton in the afternoons inside the Live Rock N' Roll Theater. Click on the show schedule icon shown above to reserve your seats at Pigeon Forge's only show paying tribute to Red Skelton
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