Monthly Archives: April 2018

via THR: Bounce TV pulls reruns of The Cosby Show from its lineup in the wake of today’s guilty verdict in the retrial of the Bill Cosby sexual assault case

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via THR: Don Bustany, co-creator of America’s Top 40, dies at age 89. He also worked behind the scenes of many MTM sitcoms before hosting his own L.A.-based radio program for nearly two decades

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David Susskind and the Sitcom Class Wars: Next on TVC

Stephen Battaglio, business editor for the Los Angeles Times, and cultural historian Ray Starman will join us this weekend on an encore edition of TV CONFIDENTIAL, airing April 27-30 at the following times and venues: Share-a-Vision Radio San Francisco Bay … Continue reading

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Our recent two-hour tribute to Rose Marie, which includes an encore presentation of our interview with Rose Marie from September 2012, is available online for listening on demand

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via Broadway World: The estate of Rose Marie donates the archives of the legendary singer, actress and comedienne to the National Comedy Center

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via Decades: Wait For Your Laugh, the acclaimed documentary about the life and career of Rose Marie, will have its television premiere Tuesday 5/1 on Decades as part of a special three-hour block that will also feature episodes of The Doris Day Show and Rose Marie’s appearance on Gunsmoke

CHICAGO, April 25, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — DECADES Network, the multicast TV network from Weigel Broadcasting Co. and CBS Television Stations, proudly presents the television premiere of “Wait For Your Laugh” the untold story of fame, love, tragedy and 90 years of … Continue reading

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Congratulations to esteemed film critic Leonard Maltin for being honored today by the City of Los Angeles. Mr. Maltin will be joining us soon on TV CONFIDENTIAL

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via Associated Press: Mel Brooks on this year’s TCM Festival restoration of The Producers, the definition of a classic, and why comedies should always be seen in a theater with an audience of 100 people, versus being streamed on a smartphone

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Coming in May on TV CONFIDENTIAL: Peter Mark Richman on an interesting link between Cain’s Hundred, his NBC crime drama that aired in 1961-1962, and then-U.S. Attorney General Robert F. Kennedy

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via SFGate: Bobby Kennedy for President, the four-part documentary that premieres Friday 4/27 on Netflix, captures the appeal of RFK, yet fails to capture the intensity of feeling that the Baby Boomer generation experienced after 1968

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