Happy Days borrowed The Brady Bunch backyard when Fonzie played the bongos Garry Marshall created Happy Days so his Brady Bunch-loving kids would tune in. Imagine their delight when those two worlds collided!
Rikki-Tikki-Tavi's adorable design was inspired by one of the best Looney Tunes shorts of all time "Rikki is all cute eyes, cute tail and cute dashing about" — and so is the squirrel that came two decades before him.
10 times The Flintstones featured suprisingly inept doctors For a show with its own vitamins, the cartoon sure had a silly portrayal of medical experts.
You never saw Barney Fife faint for a reason Don Knotts had a real problem feeling faint in big life moments.
Virginia Arness, wife of James Arness, made her final acting appearance on Perry Mason She later shunned Malibu life to run a roadside motel.
Leonard Nimoy created this iconic Spock scene, and nailed it in one take "We had just enough time for one take — so it had to go perfectly!"
On M*A*S*H, John Orchard delivered two great characters Do you think cutting Ugly John from the cast was worth it to meet MP Muldoon?
The real science behind Fred Flintstones' car-stopping, ticklish feet There's a real medical condition called "Flintstone feet."
The cartoonist whose real life inspired Pepé Le Pew explained the skunk's hapless views on romance "His devotion to women was at times pathetic, at times psychological, but always enthusiastic."
John-Boy's graduation day is even sweeter when you know the real story behind his secondhand suit This father-son moment from Earl Hamner's real life will make you misty-eyed.
7 fabulous facts about Julie Adams, love interest of Elvis, Andy and the Creature She was so much more than just a ''scream queen''
6 reasons why ''Negative Reaction'' is the most delightful Columbo episode Columbo makes the case that he is comedy gold.
R.I.P. Peter Mark Richman, prolific TV and film actor in everything from The Twilight Zone to Three’s Company He acted professionally on stage and screen for over six decades.
Can you fill in the last names of all these Hooterville residents? Do you know the surnames after Oliver, Eb, Sam, Uncle Joe and Kate?
Is this Kent McCord in Adam-12 or something else? He played other cops besides Jim Reed.
Can you guess what happens next in these Tom and Jerry scenes? Who is about to run into some hilariously cartoonish consequences?
Betty Lynn hid her secret crush on Andy Griffith so she wouldn't ''hurt anyone's feelings'' Andy once wrote to Betty Lynn, ''You were Don's girl, but you should’ve been mine.''
Popeye and Olive Oyl voice actors fell in love making the cartoon Their marriage started strong with a spinach breakfast on wedding day, but it ended in heartbreak.
Can you recognize all these famous guest stars on Maverick? The classic Western gave one future movie star his very first screen role!
Frank Sutton was ''the perfect sergeant for Gomer'' A secret intellectual, the Sergeant Carter actor ''had a built-in sense of comedy and timing.''
Nicole Kidman and Javier Bardem to play Lucy and Ricky in 'Being the Ricardos' 'Being the Ricardos' will be set behind the scenes of the classic TV show.
You can thank Leave It to Beaver for bringing the series finale to TV sitcoms ''Family Scrapbook'' was for the record books.
Can you tell which Looney Tunes characters are in these close-up images? Can you correctly conjecture these cropped cartoon characters?
Are these the names of Have Gun - Will Travel episodes or Tom Clancy novels? Are these covert missions more Paladin or Jack Ryan?
R.I.P. John Reilly, soap opera star who got his start in Westerns with James Arness He was also in everything from ‘The Love Boat’ to ‘Beverly Hills, 90210.’
Fans still have trouble tracking Fonzie's family members on Happy Days Get the Fonzarelli family straight. Spike and Chachi were not the same character.
Joining Opie's boy gang was the ultimate fun for these child actors Plus: Ron Howard described what it was like to be in the boy gang on Dennis the Menace.
Can you guess how old each Waltons cast member was when the show premiered? The youngest and oldest cast members were over 60 years apart in age.
Bugs Bunny is the reason people think that rabbits eat carrots, but it was just a movie spoof Bugs' carrot chomping was a Clark Gable parody, not based on nature.
Mary Ann's singing on Gilligan's Island has a strong tie to Led Zeppelin That wasn't actually Dawn Wells singing in the Honeybees.
Can you find the actor who only appeared on The Rifleman one time? Many famous faces showed up in North Fork multiple times.
Mary Tyler Moore quit her first recurring TV role when they didn't give her a raise The studio claimed she got "too much publicity" for her secretive character.
Is this Mary Tyler Moore in The Dick Van Dyke Show or something else? She was in commercials, Westerns and detective shows before the iconic sitcom.
Can you guess the titles of these 1971 made-for-TV movies? The Waltons and Steven Spielberg both got their start in TV movies that year.
Can you recognize all these celebrity guest stars on The Big Valley? There were comedians, TV hosts and future movie stars!
Who said it: Gilligan or Bugs Bunny? Gee whiz, Doc! Can you guess who said what?