Billie Jo was boy-crazed, but Jeannine Riley was versatile and ready to be a star Before playing the first Billie Jo, Riley was a water ballerina, cheerleader and band singer.
R.I.P. Bob McGrath, original cast member of Sesame Street Often seen in scenes with Oscar the Grouch, McGrath was a person ''in the neighborhood'' for over five decades.
5 classic sitcom actors who have birthdays during the jolly season While in the joyous spirit, take some time to show appreciation to these five classic sitcom actors on their birthdays.
Yes/No: Do these shows have a ''Christmas Story'' episode? A Christmas Story goes far beyond the classic movie title, as several television shows dubbed their holiday episodes that exact title or something similar.
5 times we saw Sterling Holloway, voice of Winnie the Pooh, on classic television Have you seen the actor who voiced Winnie the Pooh without even realizing?
7 of John Hannibal Smith's best disguises from The A-Team Often times, part of a plan coming together includes a clever, or not-so-clever, disguise from John Hannibal Smith.
Wayne Newton's role in Bonanza's Christmas episode related to a real-life experience Just like his role, Newton had to follow his true passion. A passion that led to his hit single "Danke Schoen."
The saddest Christmas stories we ever saw were on classic TV westerns You need plenty of Kleenex to get through the holiday episodes of 'Wagon Train,' 'Bonanza' and more.
Bea Benaderet wasn't worried about anyone stealing her scenes in Petticoat Junction There were two things some actors worried would steal their scenes: dogs and children. Benaderet was worry-free.
5 relatable things Lucy and Viv argued about in The Lucy Show episode 'Together for Christmas' Spending Christmas together is all about compromise.
Which M*A*S*H Christmas episode are these images from? Don't get your 4077th Santas mixed up on this Christmas quiz!
Telly Savalas was named best dressed in 1977, so he launched a men's fashion collection "The average man needs the right clothes to help his ego and his image."
Yes/No: Are these freeze frames from The Honeymooners Christmas episode? Christmas at the Kramdens sounds like a good time, right?
James Arness said Burt Reynolds fit right into Gunsmoke's family "He just fit right in with the family group, and we had a wonderful time."
Is this Clarence Gilyard in Matlock or Walker, Texas Ranger? From Ranger to Private Investigator, can you tell which show Clarence Gilyard is in?
10 super '70s items from the 1976 JCPenney Christmas catalog Did you own or gift any of these super '70s items straight out of JCPenney's 1976 Christmas Catalog?
Can you pass 'GO' on this Monopoly quiz? Select as many right answers as possible, and use a good score as bragging rights for as long as you'd like!
Pick a candy cane flavor and we'll tell you which Christmas episode you should watch It's raining candy canes and classic Christmas episodes.
Can you recognize these celebrities taking Christmas cruises aboard The Love Boat? Come aboard… we're expecting yule!
R.I.P. Clarence Gilyard, James Trivette on 'Walker, Texas Ranger,' Theo in original 'Die Hard' After 15 straight years on network television, Gilyard stepped back from acting to teach theater and screen acting at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas.
"The Haircut" is the closest holiday-inspired Leave It to Beaver episode We'll never know what Thanksgiving at the Cleavers would've looked like, but we know Beaver was an angel in a school Christmas play.
America might love the Addams Family at Christmas more than Halloween Hundreds of families requested to use this Charles Addams Christmas comic for their holiday cards in the Sixties.
Why are Wally and Beaver dressed up in these images? Can you recall why Wally and the Beaver are looking dapper in these photos?
Here's what Christmas meant to Lucille Ball, Mike Connors and more in 1973 Here's what Christmas meant to these six celebrities, guaranteed to get you in the holiday spirit!
Art Carney played Santa Claus three times, including in a forgotten 1984 TV film The comedian starred as Santa in an episode of 'The Twilight Zone,' in a Muppets holiday special, and in the film, 'The Night They Saved Christmas'.
M*A*S*H creator Larry Gelbart called the laugh track a 'thorn in the side' Ultimately, the network got the last laugh.
5 shows Tony Dow appeared on after Leave It to Beaver Here are five shows where Dow wasn't called Wally.
True or False: Were these features of Sam Drucker's plastic Christmas tree on Green Acres? Depending on what features are real, would you purchase this plastic tree from Sam Drucker?
8 great little details you never noticed in The Dick Van Dyke Show Christmas episode It was so good, it made the creator show his face.
How well do you remember Christmas on M*A*S*H? Santa visited the 4077th a few times.
How a former sitcom star made his directorial debut on The Andy Griffith Show's ''Christmas Story'' The former Fibber McGee became Andy Griffith's ace thanks to a ''hunch.''
9 little details you never noticed in the Andy Griffith Show episode ''Christmas Story'' Tinkerbell was behind bars?!
The Beverly Hillbillies mansion address was leaked, and fans caused a little trouble Mrs. Kirkeby, the mansion's owner, was mourning the loss of her husband, and fans would knock on the door and ask, "Where are the Beverly Hillbillies?"
A single colorized episode of 'Wanted: Dead or Alive' cost nearly $20... in 1986 It may not have been the best quality, but for $20, you could see the blue eyes of one Steve McQueen in color!
Here's why James Garner didn't renew his contract with Warner Bros. "I remember my lawyer asking, 'do you want a new contract, a raise, or do you want out?' I said I want out."
Can you find the one series that did NOT have a Thanksgiving episode? There was a lot of turkey to go around classic TV, but not every show had a Thanksgiving episode!