Monthly Archives: December 2021

This Date in MAVERICK TV History: Marj Dusay, Keye Luke, and Anthony Eisley star in “The Yellow Rose,” an episode of BRET MAVERICK, airing Dec. 22, 1981

THE YELLOW ROSE Original Airdate: December 22, 1981 Synopsis. Maverick wins a Chinese girl in a poker game, but when he decides to free her, the girl doesn’t want to leave.   LEARN MORE about this episode in the revised … Continue reading

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Coming soon to TV CONFIDENTIAL: Actor GABRIEL JARRET (Real Genius) on what first sparked in his interest in American Sign Language, and why his ability to sign has proven to be such a rewarding and invaluable asset. Gabe will soon be seen in the romantic comedy ASK ME TO DANCE with Tom Malloy, Briana Evigan, Jesse Kove, and Joyce DeWitt, and in the limited series BRING ON THE DANCING HORSES with Kate Bosworth

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TV CONFIDENTIAL Show No. 562.4 with guest Colleen Foy is available for listening on demand as a free podcast

Colleen Foy of Blonde and Station 19 Original Airdates: Dec. 17-19, 2021 TVC 562.4: Ed welcomes Colleen Foy, the actress who plays Inara on ABC’s Station 19. Colleen will soon be seen opposite Ana de Armas, Bobby Cannavale, and Adrien … Continue reading

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TV CONFIDENTIAL Show No. 562.2 with guest David Koenig is available for listening on demand as a free podcast

Peter Falk, John Cassavetes, and Columbo Original Airdates: Dec. 17-19, 2021 TVC 562.2: Part 2 of our conversation with David Koenig, author of Shooting Columbo: The Lives and Deaths of TV’s Rumpled Detective, a “behind the raincoat” look at the … Continue reading

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TV CONFIDENTIAL Show No. 562.1 with guests James and Rebekah Ganiere is available for listening on demand as a free podcast

How Rekindling Christmas Changed the Holiday TV Movie Genre Original Airdates: Dec. 17-19, 2021 TVC 562.1: Ed welcomes James and Rebekah Ganiere, the husband-and-wife creative team behind Rekindling Christmas, the Emmy Award-nominated family romance movie about relationships, mistakes, miscommunications, pain … Continue reading

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TV CONFIDENTIAL Show No. 562.3: Yogi’s First Christmas on DVD is available for listening on demand as a free podcast

Yogi’s First Christmas on DVD Original Airdates: Dec. 17-19, 2021 TVC 562.3: Greg Ehrbar discusses the DVD releases of Yogi’s First Christmas (available through Warner Archive) and Yogi Bear’s All-Star Comedy Christmas Caper (available through Warner Home Entertainment). Topics include … Continue reading

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TV CONFIDENTIAL Show No. 562.6: Remembering Michael Nesmith featuring Monkees documentary writer Chuck Harter is available for listening on demand as a free podcast

Remembering Michael Nesmith Original Airdates: Dec. 17-19, 2021 TVC 562.6: Ed remembers Grammy Award-winning singer, songwriter, and music video pioneer Michael Nesmith by playing highlights from our April 2018 tribute to The Monkees featuring Chuck Harter. Chuck interviewed Michael Nesmith—along … Continue reading

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This Date in ROCKFORD FILES History: Ned Beatty stars in “Profit,” Part 1 of the two-part episode “Profit and Loss,” airing Dec. 20, 1974

PROFIT AND LOSS (Part 1: PROFIT) Original Air Date: December 20, 1974 Synopsis. Computer programmer Alec Morris comes to Rockford for protection upon discovering that his employer, the powerful corporation Fiscal Dynamics, Inc., has been forging information on its annual … Continue reading

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This Date in MAVERICK TV History: William Reynolds stars in “A Cure for Johnny Rain,” airing Dec. 20, 1959

A CURE FOR JOHNNY RAIN Original Airdate: December 20, 1959 Synopsis. Johnny Rain (played by William Reynolds) is a hero to the townspeople of Apocalypse—the type of man who saves children from runaway horses, mends broken legs, and rides thirty … Continue reading

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This Date in ROCKFORD FILES History: Blair Brown stars as “The Girl in the Bay City Boys Club,” airing Dec. 19, 1975. This was the only episode (or, for that matter, the only film of any kind) directed by James Garner

THE GIRL IN THE BAY CITY BOYS CLUB Original Air Date: December 19, 1975 Synopsis. A man named Phelps hires Rockford to determine if the weekly Thursday night poker game held at the Bay City Boys Club is fixed. Rockford … Continue reading

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