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'Mister' Rogers Dies of Cancer at 74
27, 2003] Fred Rogers, pioneer in children's television
died yesterday at age 74. Rogers was an unseen puppeteer
in "The Children's Corner," a local show he
launched at Pittsburgh public television station WQED in
1954. Rogers accepted an offer to develop his own
15-minute show in Canada. He brought the show, called "Misterogers,"
back to Pittsburgh and in February 1968 began its public
broadcasting debut. He developed many of the
puppets used in "Mister Rogers' Neighborhood,"
including King Friday XIII, Daniel Striped Tiger and Curious X
the Owl on the live, unscripted "The Children's
Corner" show. The show examined the
tribulations of childhood, including anger, fear, even a visit
to the dentist.
Rogers was born in Latrobe Pennsylvania. He was ordained as
a Presbyterian minister in 1962 with a charge to continue his
work with children and families through television. He
studied early childhood development at the University of
Pittsburgh's graduate school and consulted at the
university. The final new episode of "Mister
Rogers' Neighborhood," which was taped in December
2000, aired in August 2001, though PBS affiliates continued to
air back episodes. Rogers made over 900 episodes of "Mister
Rogers' Neighborhood," and it's the longest running
program on public television. In 1999 he was inducted
into the Television Hall of Fame. Rogers came out of
broadcasting retirement last year to record four public
service announcements for the Public Broadcasting Service
telling parents that children might be confused by the
anniversary of the September 11th attacks.
Rogers had been diagnosed with stomach cancer, he died at his
Pittsburgh home. Rogers is survived by his wife, Joanne,
a concert pianist; two sons and two grandsons.
2003] Or maybe no news... Entertainment Weekly
reports that Tom Cruise will be doing a remake of the 1942
movie "I Married a Witch," as Nicole
Kidman is going ahead with plans to star as Samantha in a "Bewitched"
film treatment, the title would be apropos.
2003] You may have noticed the rough draft of the April
TV Land schedule was posted yesterday. There's nothing
shocking in it, however you may want to start taping the
departing shows. March will be the last month for "The
Munsters," "Archie Bunker's Place," and "The
Love Boat." Pavan also sent me the March
schedule for "Archie Bunker's Place" (I
had forgotten to update it last month), you still have a
chance to record or watch every episode they have aired.
In April, "Gidget," "The Flying Nun,"
and "Hazel" get regular spots on the
in the Mall
25, 2003] Paramount Home Entertainment will release the
first seasons of both "Cheers" and "Frasier"
on DVD on May 20th. Both 4-disc sets, include
featurettes, as well as extras like audio commentary on
the pilot episode of "Frasier" from
producers Peter Casey and David Lee. You can
here, and "Frasier"
[February 24, 2003] Robert
Ivers, actor best known for co-starring in the move “G.I.
Blues” with Elvis Presley died February 13. Ivers also
appeared in movies like “Short Cut to Hell” and “The
Errand Boy” and on TV shows like “The Untouchables”
and “Gunsmoke.” Retired from acting in 1965
to work as a newscaster, spending the last 30 years in Yakima,
Washington, Ivers died of esophageal cancer in Yakima
Washington at age 68.
Actor Robert Ivers in
Johnny Paycheck (real name Donald Lytle) - Country
singer, guitarist and songwriter died February 19. Best
known for his hits “She’s All I Got” from 1971 and
"Take This Job and Shove It" from 1977, Lytle spent
two years in prison from 1989 to 1991 for shooting a man in
the head during bar fight, Lytle died in a Nashville nursing
home after suffering severe asthma and emphysema for several
years. He was 64.
Singer Johnny Paycheck
Peter Schrum - Actor best-known for portraying Santa
Clause in the Coca-Cola commercials for 17 years, died
February 17. Schrum appeared in films like “The
Hulk”, “The Man Who Wasn’t There” and “Terminator
2: Judgment Day” and on TV as Uncle Ed on "Gimme
a Break," guest starring in shows like “Quantum
Leap”, “Night Court” and “The Jeffersons.”
Schrum died of a heart attack in Prescott, AZ at age
Peter Schrum in "Terminator
2: Judgement Day."
Henry Peter Tewksbury, managed the cheese department
at the Brattleboro
Food Co-op died of undisclosed causes. He was 79. But
wait, where's the classic TV? Well, first lets drop the
"Henry," and then go back 30 years. Peter
Tewksbury was one of the best known directors
in television history. In 1954 Tewksbury was called
upon to direct the memorable series "Father
Knows Best" starring Robert Young when it moved from
radio to television. Tewksbury won an Emmy in 1958 for his
efforts on the show. In 1955, Tewksbury
produced and directed episodes of Jackie Cooper's series "The
People's Choice," and in 1960 he created, produced
and directed "My Three Sons" with Fred
MacMurray . Tewksbury's task was hampered by MacMurray's
refusal to work more than 13 weeks a year. Tewksbury shot all
of the star's scenes in those few weeks, and then putting
together the season's 39 shows in the editing room. His
efforts made money and got him carte blanche from the network
to do what he really wanted.
Tewksbury created "It's a Man's World," an
hourlong, prime-time series that focused on two orphaned
brothers, a wealthy Chicago youth and a folk-singing drifter
who shared a houseboat on the Ohio River near a small college
town. The four boys struggled with such issues as feminism,
premarital sex, loss and the chasm between adolescents and
adults. The writing was complex, endings could be bittersweet,
and characters disparaged corporate America and social
conventions. Critics and fans applauded the program, but
the show offended mass-market sponsors who turned away in
droves, and low Nielsen ratings didn't help. The series was
canceled after 19 episodes, and not even thousands of protest
letters could bring it back. Tewksbury left Hollywood
and never looked back. For the past eight years,
Tewksbury had managed the cheese department at the Brattleboro
Food Co-op. His book, The
Cheeses of Vermont: A Gourmet Guide to Vermont's Artisanal
Cheesemakers, was published last year. Related
links: Obit from Brattleboro
Food Co-op My
Three Sons Resources
2003] For the first time on either broadcast or basic
cable television, episodes of the popular series "Star
Trek: The Next Generation" will telecast
uncut on TNN. Trek Uncut, featuring back-to-back themed
"Next Gen" episodes, will be presented every
Friday night (9:00-11:00 PM, ET/PT) during March.
The weekly two-hour programming event will be presented
full-screen with no black bar and limited commercial
interruptions. "Presenting 'Next Gen' episodes
uncut is a television first," said Kevin Kay, Executive
Vice President, Programming and Production for The New TNN.
"We've been listening to our Trek viewers and are giving
them this special opportunity to view their favorite
episodes." Additionally, TNN continues to boldly go where
no network has gone before with "Star Trek: The Next
Generation" episodes airing consecutively from the
beginning of the syndicated series.
Starting Monday, March 3 (Monday-Thursday 8:00-11:00 PM,
ET/PT and Friday 8:00-9:00 PM, ET/PT) the network will
telecast "Next Gen" episodes consecutively from the
beginning of season one (September 1987) though the end of
season seven (May 1994). The New TNN is the home of the
"Star Trek" franchise. In addition to "Star
Trek: The Next Generation", the network has the
rights to two additional spin-off series and five STAR TREK
movies. The network will premiere "Star Trek: Deep
Space Nine" beginning in Fall 2004 and "Star
Trek: Voyager" in late 2006.
Land Awards Announced Attendees
2003] Stop asking! Here's who attending The TV
Dick Van Dyke, Mary Tyler Moore, Carl Reiner, Rose Marie,
Larry Mathews , Rob Reiner, Sally Struthers, Martin Short,
William Shatner, James Doohan, Diahann Carroll, Dick Clark,
the cast of “American Dreams” , ALF, Conrad Bain, Kathy
Bates, Barbara Billingsley, Todd Bridges, Nick Carter, Gary
Coleman, Ted Danson, David Hasselhoff, Sherman Hemsley, Davy
Jones, Shirley Jones, Gabe Kaplan, Peggy Lipton, Maureen
McCormick, Reba McEntire, Keshia Knight Pulliam, Mason Reese,
Rodney Allen Rippy, Doris Roberts, Isabel Sanford, Bruce
Vilanch, Henry Winkler, Ray Charles, Stephanie Powers, Bea
Arthur, David Cassidy, Barbara Eden, Barbara Feldon, Bernie
Kopell, Don Knotts, Cheryl Ladd, Ted Lange, Lee Majors, Penny
Marshall, Aaron Spelling, Cindy Williams, Richard Hatch,
Christopher Knight, Jerry Mathers, Susan Olsen, Betty White,
Barry Williams, Alan Young, and more(?).
As you should already know, John Ritter will host TV LAND’s
first-ever awards show, recognizing the best and brightest
stars, shows, and stories from television's rich history. TV
LAND, together with some of the most beloved celebrities of
modern and classic TV, will honor the legends, the innovators,
and the unsung heroes of television's past. You are invited to
join the fun and excitement the famous Hollywood Palladium on
Sunday, March 2 (airing Wednesday, March 12)
As the stars arrive for the TV LAND AWARDS. Martin Mull
will be hosting the star arrival festivities along with Kathy
Najimi (Suddenly Susan, King of the Hill, etc...) and
Keisha Knight-Pullum (The Cosby Show). See
20, 2003] Actor Robert Blake spoke to Barbara Walters
from the Men’s Central Jail in downtown Los Angeles on
Monday, February 17, where he is being held without bail
on charges of killing his wife, Bonny Lee Bakley. The former “Baretta”
star, who has maintained his innocence since his arrest, tells
Walters that he did the interview for his three-year-old
daughter, Rosie. Blake’s first and only televised interview
from jail will air on “20/20,” Wednesday, February
26 10:00PM, on the ABC.
Blake was arrested in April 2002 and faces the possibility
of life in prison if he is convicted of the May 4, 2001 murder
of Bakley. Blake began seeking an interview with Walters
or the network's Diane Sawyer more than a month ago despite
the objections of his lawyers. The actor reportedly
wants to fix some of the damage done to his reputation since
Bakley's killing and let his daughter know who he is.
Additional excerpts from the interview will be featured on the
Friday, February 28 edition of “20/20.” Related:
Get "Baretta" on
20, 2003] Sorry, we missed this, but there's a couple
more days left of "Street Smarts" Classic TV
Week. Hopefully we'll catch this again when it
Monday: JM J. Bullock ("Too Close for
Comfort") and Sally Struthers ("All in the
Tuesday: Episode #3090. Teri Garr ("Sonny and
Cher'') and Amy Yasbeck ("Wings'');
MTV's "Total Request Live.''
Wednesday: Episode #3073. Lee Meriwether ("Batman'')
against Bernie Kopell ("The Love Boat'')
Thursday: Episode #3028. Richard Moll ("Night
Court'') and Angelica Bridges ("Baywatch'');
fruit source of cranberry sauce.
Friday: Episode #3071. Dawn Wells ("Gilligan's
Island'') and Dick Van Patten ("Eight Is Enough'');
the name of Michael Jackson's first music group.
John Larroquette Series in the Works
20, 2003] Variety reports that John Larroquette
is making a pilot for NBC called "Happy Family."
Larroquette has taken the role of Peter Bloom -- a would-be
empty nester, whose grown kids move back in.
Larroquette won two Emmys for his role of Dan Fielding in
the '80's series "Night Court," and played
John Hemingway on "The John Larroquette
Show" until 1996. Recently, Larroquette was the
host of "The Incurable Collector" On A&E
and starred on ABC's short-lived series "Corsairs."
2003] Anne Burr, actress died February 1 at age
84. Burr appeared on shows in the early days
of TV like “Studio One” and “City Hospital.”
Although blacklisted briefly during the McCarthy era, the
actress returned to television as one of the first soap opera
stars, playing Claire in "As the World Turns"
from 1955 to 1959. Best known for her roles on the
Broadway stage, "Plan M," "Dark Eyes,"
"While the Sun Shines," "The Hasty Heart,"
opposite Richard Basehart, and "Detective Story,"
with Ralph Bellamy. Burr moved to radio during the
1940’s, and was a frequent performer on radio dramas
in the mid-to-late 1940s. She played many leading roles on
Fletcher Markle's dramatic anthology series 'Studio One'
on radio in 1947 and 1948, and in the early 1950s, she was
regularly featured on daytime soap opera series such as 'When
A Girl Marries'. Burr died in Old Lyme,
Connecticut., of respiratory failure.
Joe Connelly (right)
and Bob Mosher, creators of "Leave it to
Beaver," and "The Munsters."
Joe Connelly, television writer and producer, died
February 13 at age 85. Connelly, along with
partner Bob Mosher, created two of the most enduring TV series
of all time, “Leave It To Beaver” and “The
Munsters.” Born in New York City in 1917,
Connelly had a stint in the merchant marines before landing a
job at the J. Walter Thompson advertising agency in New York
City, where he met Mosher, a fellow copywriter. Connelly and
Mosher left the agency in 1942 to write for the Edgar Bergen
and Charlie McCarthy radio show. In the mid-1940s, after
writing for the Frank Morgan and Phil Harris radio shows, they
began a 12-year run writing for "Amos 'n' Andy,"
including the early 1950s TV version of the popular radio
show. Inspired by an incident Connelly witnessed while
driving one of his sons to parochial school, he and Mosher
wrote the original story for "The Private War of Major
Benson," a 1955 movie comedy starring Charlton Heston
as a hard-nosed Army major who takes command of the ROTC
program at a children's academy. Their original story
earned Connelly and Mosher an Oscar nomination.
Together, they served as writer-producers on "Tammy,"
"Ichabod and Me," "Calvin and the
Colonel," "Blondie," "Bringing Up
Buddy," "Pistols 'n' Petticoats" and "90
Bristol Court," which was actually three situation
comedies airing in consecutive half-hours -- "Karen,"
"Harris Against the World" and "Tom,
Dick and Mary."
Connelly, who was then the father of six, modeled The
Beaver and Wally from his own children. After the 1967
cancellation of "Pistols 'n' Petticoats,"
Connelly and Mosher ended their longtime partnership.
Mosher, who retired soon after, died in 1972.
Connelly continued to work, producing Elvis Presley's final
movie, "Change of Habit." In the early 1970s,
he suffered a near-fatal aneurysm that halted his career.
Connelly died at a nursing facility in Newport Beach of
complications from a stroke he suffered late last month.
Keach Sr., character actor, director and producer, died
February 13 at age 88. Keach came to the West Coast in
the early 1940s to direct at the Pasadena Playhouse and was
signed by Universal Studios as an actor, director and writer.
After more than four years at Universal, he went to work for
RKO as a producer. He also co-produced actors Stacy
Keach and James Keach, his sons. Keach appeared in
hundreds of TV shows, including a recurring role as professor
Carlson on “Get Smart”,
His recent acting roles included the role of Judge Webster
on the television series "Dr. Quinn, Medicine
Woman," which stars his daughter-in-law Jane Seymour,
the wife of James Keach, and "Matlock."
Keach, who had been in failing health for the last 14
months, died of congestive heart failure.
Johnny Silver, TV actor, died February 1 at age
84. who appeared in dozens of shows including “Dick
Van Dyke Show”, “Mannix”, “The Odd Couple”, “Matlock”
and “Seinfeld”, but who is probably best known for
his role as Benny Southstreet in both the Broadway and film
version of “Guys & Dolls.”
Cindy Williams Porn Movie Available on DVD
12, 2003] Now that I've got your attention...
Well, it's not that far from the truth. In 1975, Bruce
Kimmel wrote, directed and starred in a movie for Paramount
called "The First Nudie Musical." In
the film, the son of famous studio owner is forced to make a
porno film to keep the bankrupt studio from being made into a
shopping center. In an attempt to stay on the high ground he
makes it a musical. The studio secretary is played by Cindy
Williams, and she's great! Hired to do a lesbian porn
scene is "Soap's" lovely Diana Canova.
Watch closely and you'll even see Ron Howard turn up at the
Even the original
poster raised some eyebrows when "The First Nudie
Musical" starring Cindy Williams arrived at
neighborhood movie houses.
So here's what happened: In 1976 Paramount released
this "R" rated masterpiece, and theatre owners, that
were not able to pre-screen it, thought they were getting "Happy
Days" with a little T&A. When it opened,
they found out they got a lot of T&A, and even
"D." The movie that opened on Wednesday,
closed in most theatres on Friday. Paramount took their
name off the release, and it made the drive-in rounds.
In the 1980's the movie was released on a poor quality
Now, 28 years later, the dirty little ditty is back again,
this time on DVD with deleted scenes, commentary by Bruce
Kimmel and Cindy Williams, and a lot more. The movie may
be rated "R," but the soundtrack is "X"
and is included on a special release CD available in limited
quantity to first pressing of DVDs only.
Paramount had arrangements with certain theatres to
run the film. In 1976 I was operating one of those
theatres. I heard hundreds of complaints as shocked
theatre goers walked out in droves. I, however, think
it's a blast. The DVD lacks some of the quality I hoped
for, but the extras more than make up for it. CLICK
HERE to order for only $19.99.
[February 5, 2003] Anthony Eisley, who
starred opposite Robert Conrad and Connie Stevens on the
popular 1960's detective series "Hawaiian
Eye" died January 29 in Los Angeles of
heart failure, he was 78.
Anthony Eisley as the
lawyer, Arthur Stanwyck on "The Dick Van Dyke
The Philadelphia born actor began his television career as
Fred Eisley in the 1950s with roles on "Perry
Mason" and "The
Real McCoys" before changing his name at the
request of Warner Bros. and getting a regular gig on "Hawaiian
He later appeared on "The Dick Van Dyke
Show" as the new next-door neighbor, bachelor lawyer,
Arthur Stanwyck, as well as appearing on many popular
shows of the '60s and '70s, including: "The
Mary Tyler Moore Show," "Barnaby
of Hazzard," "Emergency!,"
and "The F.B.I."
When his acting career waned he worked as a stunt
driver. Eisley is survived by four children, David, Nan,
Jonathan and Amanda, and seven grandchildren.
Land Announces Awards
4, 2003] TV Land will bestow special tribute awards to
some of television's legendary series at the network's
inaugural awards show, The TV Land Awards: A Celebration of
Classic TV. The recipient shows include: "The Dick Van
Dyke Show," "All In The Family," "Star
Trek," "Julia" and "SCTV"
LEGEND AWARD: This award is presented
to a television series which has stood the test of time and
ranks among the most memorable and celebrated shows in TV
history. TV Land will honor "The Dick Van Dyke
Show" as this year's recipient. This
legendary sitcom, which ran on CBS from 1961-1966, is often
considered one of television's all-time classic comedy series.
INNOVATOR AWARD: This award is presented
to a show which took a chance with an idea which directly
challenged the standard norms of the day. This year's honoree
is "All in the Family." Norman
Lear's groundbreaking comedic series changed the way
television portrayed American families.
POP CULTURE AWARD: This award is presented
to a show which has crossed the line from television series to
pop culture phenomenon. TV Land acknowledges "Star
Trek" as this year's victor. Launched in 1966,
the legendary sci-fi series "Star Trek"
has spawned a billion dollar franchise and a loyal legion of
die-hard fans, known as Trekkies.
GROUNDBREAKING ROLE AWARD: This award is
presented to an actor who changed the course of
television history with a memorable, groundbreaking character.
TV Land recognizes Diahann Carroll's portrayal of "Julia"
for this year's award. In "Julia,"
Diahann Carroll broke ground as the first African-American
actress to star in her own series as a professional,
UNSUNG HERO AWARD: This award is presented to a
classic series which never received the praise and fan
approval it so richly deserved. TV Land recognizes "SCTV"
(Second City Television) as this year's recipient. One of
television's most hilarious sketch comedy series featured a
Toronto-based comedy troupe who parodied television.
TV Land has also asked viewers to log-on to tvland.com
and vote for a variety of always classic, often campy
categories including 'Best TV Doctor' and 'Nosiest Neighbor'
with the winners to be announced and presented at the show.
The voting is taking place on tvland.com,
and ends March 1. To date, hundreds of thousands of
votes have been cast and the traffic to tvland.com
has nearly doubled since the voting began. While most of the
winners will be announced during the telecast, many will be
announced exclusively at tvland.com
during the live, interactive show companion. The
TV Land Awards: A Celebration of Classic TV premieres on TV
Land and simulcast on Nick at Nite on Wednesday, March 12
(9:00-11:00PM. The show has moved from the previously
announced date of Sunday, March 9.)
Networks Raise License Fees
2003] Today's Variety reports that the major cable
networks have raised the fees they charge your local cable
company, by as much as 20%. The cable networks are
paying more for the shows they air and with so many cable
channels, advertising rates have not increased
proportionately. ESPN has almost doubled their fee over
the past few years, and TNT charges local cable companies as
much as $2.00 per subscriber to carry their network.
So what's this mean to you? Although it's a given
that your cable bill will increase, cable companies have been
taking a lot of heat over these increases and are now
considering pulling the plug on the less popular
channels. Don't freak out just yet. Our favorites,
TV Land, Nick, even TNN are considered powerhouse networks and
won't be going anywhere. However, for those of us that
don't get channels like TrioTV and GoodTV, shouldn't expect to
see added to the line-up. Hmm... Too bad we can't
trade out the 24 hour Golf Channel and C-Span for something
Michael J. Fox Series on ABC
4, 2003] ABC has picked up the pilot "Hench
at Home," which Michael J. Fox the ex-"Spin
City" star wrote and will executive produce.
Fox, who recently penned the bestselling memoir "Lucky
Man," conceived "Hench" as a
semi-autobiographical take on a pro hockey player who spends
more time with his family after he is forced to retire.
If "Hench at Home" gets a series order, it
will be produced in New York, where Fox lives with his family.
Fox left "Spin City" in 2000 after announcing
that he had Parkinson's disease.
4, 2003] Lana Clarkson, actress was found shot to death
on February 3 at the home of record producer Phil Spector in
Alhambra, CA., she was 41 years old. Clarkson, who guest
starred on such shows as "Three's
the Boss" and "Night
Court", was also a sexy star of 80's
B-movies "Barbarian Queen", "Barbarian Queen
II" and "Vice Girls", also
made appearances in better known films like "Blind
Date", "Scarface" and "Fast
Times at Ridgemont High."
Phil Spector, 62, was taken into custody early yesterday at
his suburban Los Angeles mansion after someone in the home
called police and reported shots fired. The music mogul
is free on $1 million bond after police arrested him on
investigation of murder. He is being represented by former O.J.
Simpson "Dream Team" attorney Robert Shapiro.
Related Links: Lana
Clarkson Official Web Site Related
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4, 2003] Rosalyn Borden who was one-half of the acting
Borden twins with her sister Marilyn died January 23 in
Modesto, CA of liver disease at age 70. Rosalyn who
started acting at age 3, but is best known for an appearance
on a classic “I Love Lucy” called “Tennessee
Bound” where she played "Teensy," the jilted
daughter of the sheriff. In the episode, guest star
Tennessee Ernie Ford tells Teensy and Weensy that Ricky will
take them to Hollywood, and they audition with a rousing
performance of "Ricochet Romance." In
1975 they appeared on "Maude" in the episode
"Telethon," and in 1976 Rosalyn appeared on "Rhoda"
in the episode "An Elephant Never Forgets."
Despite making a lasting impression in every appearance, most
were uncredited. In recent years the twins have appeared
at various "Lucy" events and conventions. Ricochet
1, 2003] TV Land Ratings: Complain all you
want, TV Land announced their ratings for January 2003, and
they are up again. The network finished the month with a
+33% ratings increase in its target Adults 25-54 audience and
a +34% gain among total viewers in total day over January
Peanuts special, A Charlie Brown Valentine,
will air Saturday, February 15 (8:00-8:30 pm ET), on the ABC
Television Network. This is not one on the best
Valentine specials, it is in fact, a collection of Charles M.
Schulz’s earlier strips, and was produced in 2002.
Valentines Days has been a popular subject for the Peanuts
characters because it helps drive their line of greeting
cards. Previous specials have included: You're
In Love, Charlie Brown (1967) There's No Time for Love,
Charlie Brown (1973) Be My Valentine, Charlie Brown
(1975) It's Your First Kiss, Charlie Brown (1977) Someday
You'll Find Her, Charlie Brown (1981).
cast members of Absolutely
Fabulous reunite for a new AB FAB in New York
special premiering on Comedy Central, Saturday,
February 8th, at 8:00PM. The hour-long special finds
Patsy heading across the Atlantic for a trip to Fashion
Week, while Edina searches the city for her long-lost
son, Serge. Rufus Wainwright, Graham Norton, Debbie
Harry, Danny Burstein, Josh Hamilton, and Whoopi
Goldberg all guest star in the special.
An all-new Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
animated series premieres next Saturday, February 8th, on FOX.
The serialized show promises to remain true to TMNT's
comic book origins, with a progressive storyline that
continues from episode to episode.
NBC will premiere its new ongoing Hunter
series on Saturday, April 12th. The series will debut with the
two-hour movie Hunter: Back in Force, and continue with
5 hour-long episodes in the following weeks.
Nick at Nite Schedule Change: For two weeks
starting Monday, late night viewers will get a special treat
with a 3:30AM showing of "Perfect
Strangers," and a 4:00AM "Head
of the Class." "Charles
in Charles," and two episodes of "Family
Ties" will follow.