Monthly Archives: January 2020

Podcast of TV CONFIDENTIAL Show No. 478 with guest Richard Benjamin is now available online for listening on demand

Richard Benjamin on Buck Henry, Neil Simon, and Why The Last of Sheila is Really a Game Original Airdates: Jan. 24-26, 2019 TVC 478.4: Ed welcomes Golden Globe Award-winning actor and director Richard Benjamin (The Sunshine Boys, The Last of … Continue reading

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Podcast of TV CONFIDENTIAL Show No. 478.2 with guest Dyan Cannon is now available online for listening on demand

Dyan Cannon on Hope’s Legacy, Ally McBeal, and Adapting Dear Cary as a Musical Original Airdates: Jan. 24-26, 2019 TVC 478.2: Ed welcomes Golden Globe Award-winning and three-time Oscar nominated actress Dyan Cannon (Heaven Can Wait, Bob & Carol & Ted … Continue reading

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Podcast of TV CONFIDENTIAL Show No. 478.6: Why Khan! Aired for Just Four Weeks in 1975 is now available online for listening on demand

Why Khan! Aired for Just 4 Weeks in 1975 Original Airdate: Jan. 24-26, 2020 TVC 478.6: Tony, Donna, and Ed remember Khan! (CBS, 1975), the short-lived yet controversial series starring Khigh Dheigh as a contemporary private eye who is reminiscent … Continue reading

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Podcast of TV CONFIDENTIAL Show No. 478 with guest Massi Furlan is now available online for listening on demand

Massi Furlan of Bad Boys for Life and Jumanji: The Next Level Original Airdates: Jan. 24-26, 2019 TVC 478.1: Ed welcomes film and TV actor Massi Furlan, the “go-to” guy for European crime roles over the past decade. Currently seen … Continue reading

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This date in MAVERICK TV History: “Diamond in the Rough,” the second of two episodes featuring Fredd Wayne, aired on Jan. 26, 1958

DIAMOND IN THE ROUGH Original Airdate: January 26, 1958 Synopsis. In San Francisco, Bart sets to even the score against Van Buren Kingsley, a ruthless New Orleans aristocrat who cons people into buying stock in a worthless diamond company. Kingsley not … Continue reading

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This date in MAVERICK TV history: “The Rivals,” the famous adaptation of the Richard Sheridan play that also featured Roger Moore and Patricia Crowley, aired on Jan. 25, 1959

THE RIVALS Original Airdate: January 25, 1959 Synopsis. Wealthy John Vandergelt III hires Bret to switch identities with him as part of an elaborate attempt to woo the lovely Lydia Linley.     “The Rivals” is the only episode of Maverick to … Continue reading

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This date in MAVERICK TV History: “The White Widow,” the second of two episodes featuring Julie Adams, aired on Jan. 24, 1960

THE WHITE WIDOW Original Airdate: January 24, 1960 Synopsis. Needing money after he is robbed of his poker winnings, Bart finds himself employed as bodyguard to Wilma White, a widowed bank president whose life has been threatened.    Best known as the … Continue reading

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via National Comedy Center: National Comedy Center Celebrates Comic Legend Ernie Kovacs with Special Screenings on Thursday 1/23, Friday 1/24 and Saturday 1/25 to commemorate the 101st birthday of Television’s Original Genius. Besides this special three-day event, the Comedy Center showcases rare Kovacs artifacts daily as part of its ongoing “Ernie Kovacs Centennial Exhibit”

Jamestown, New York – January 23, 2020 – The National Comedy Center celebrateslegendary comedy innovator Ernie Kovacs’ 101st birthday today through Saturday, January 25th with special screenings of rare video clips and highlights from his television career, along with a … Continue reading

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This date in MAVERICK TV history: “Dutchman’s Gold,” inspired by the Top 40 song of the same name, aired on Jan. 22, 1961

DUTCHMAN’S GOLD Original Airdate: January 22, 1961 Synopsis. After winning half-ownership of a saloon, but needing money to keep the business afloat, Beau becomes partners with a mysterious gold prospector known only as The Dutchman.    Mala Powers (Outrage) guest stars in … Continue reading

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Richard Benjamin, Dyan Cannon, and Massi Furlan: Next on TVC

Golden Globe Award-winning actors Richard Benjamin and Dyan Cannon will join us this weekend, along with movie and TV villain Massi Furlan (Bad Boys for Life, Jumanji: The Next Level), on a brand new TV CONFIDENTIAL, airing Jan. 24-26 at … Continue reading

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