Johnny Whitaker's big family made his TV fame feel like a normal childhood The in-demand child star was perpetually on the road. When he came home, he blended right back in with his seven siblings.
Parley Baer was a dedicated circus man, even when he was Mayberry's mayor Lions and tigers and Baer… oh my! He even had a horse in his wedding.
8 surprising little things you never knew about Monk The TV detective has a strange link to Seinfeld.
Chuck Connors bought a horse for 50 bucks to turn himself into a cowboy The Rifleman had to change his voice and hair before he could convincingly become a Western actor.
Don Most met the love of his life when she appeared on Happy Days Morgan Hart played a pretty blonde who kissed the Fonz, but it was Ralph Malph who romanced her in the real world.
This is arguably Alan Alda's most controversial M*A*S*H opinion Does the movie or TV pilot best capture the spirit of the novel? For many, that depends on what happens in the operating room. Hawkeye has a hot take.
Bugs Bunny showed up in his first live-action film back in the 1940s Michael Jordan wasn't the bunny's first human co-star.
10 movies that were actually unsold TV pilots Originally intended for the small screen, these movies all played in theaters!
Andy changed Aunt Bee's name at the very first rehearsal of The Andy Griffith Show The TV star stopped writers just in time from calling Aunt Bee by the wrong name.
Jeanette Nolan was far more like her Gunsmoke character Dirty Sally than a Hollywood star The actress lived in the mountains without electricity or plumbing, alongside her husband from Wagon Train.
Lurch helped Ted Cassidy embrace his massive height At the age of 11, the actor was already 6 feet tall. It wasn’t until he entered the Addams Family mansion that he got over his towering insecurities.
Florence Henderson had this theory about Carol's first husband Sherwood Schwartz was inspired to create The Brady Bunch by a four-line article.
R.I.P. Jackie Mason, the comedian who famously feuded with Ed Sullivan The Emmy-winning actor had a career that spanned over half a century
Who said it: Barney Fife or Randy Disher from Monk? This quiz isn't just "trivial trivialities".
How well do you remember the colors of The Jetsons? Do you know what shades belong in 2062?
David Ogden Stiers stood up for stutterers in the real world, too On M*A*S*H, Winchester stopped a stuttering soldier from being bullied. As a child, Stiers started acting to overcome his own stutter.
The actor who played Erin Walton found true love at 50 Trace the romantic history of The Waltons’ Mary Beth McDonough, from her first love to her soulmate!
Monk proved Tony Shalhoub was definitely leading man material His first big show 'Stark Raving Mad' got cancelled because one studio executive utterly failed to see Shalhoub’s brilliance.
8 great musical performances from classic TV Westerns Clint Eastwood, Ken Curtis — not to mention guest stars like Lou Rawls and Ann Blyth — all sang in memorable Western episodes.
Who did it: Bugs Bunny or Jerry Mouse? They both got into some hilarious cartoon predicaments.
The men behind Back To The Future wrote this eerie TV episode Ten years before Marty rode a skateboard, a headless ghost rode a motorcycle.
A new in-depth documentary about Mary Tyler Moore is coming next year ‘Being Mary’ will tell the behind-the-scenes story of a television icon.
Henry Winkler's grandson dressed up as The Fonz for Halloween Trick-or-ayyyyy!
Can you name all these celebrity guest stars on My Three Sons? Do you recognize these famous faces?
Can you pass the mega Monk trivia quiz? Don't be afraid of this quiz! Unless that is one of your phobias.
Quick! Someone tell everyone in Floyd's Barber Shop that Barbara Eden loved shy guys The blonde TV bombshell appeared in Mayberry as a crushworthy manicurist. She claimed all men fit into one of these 5 categories.
Are these episodes of Leave it to Beaver or The Waltons? Can you guess the right TV family from these episode titles alone?
Former child stars explained why it was so complicated growing up famous "Parents of a child actor must be prepared to devote 100 percent of their time to the child."
10 heartwarming episodes of The Twilight Zone Rod Serling didn't always take us to dark places
Imposing, 6'6'' actor Don Megowan went head-to-head with all of TV’s toughest cowboys The former college football player and Army boxing champion could certainly hold his own in a fight.
What color hats did these Western characters wear? Do you remember all these cowboy hat colors?
Can you find the one animated character NOT voiced by Pat Buttram from Green Acres? He used his hilarious inflection in all kinds of animated movies.
How well do you remember the Gomer Pyle episode ''Flower Power''? Hey, man, remember when Gomer met hippies, man?
14 revealing, playful behind the scenes photos from Perry Mason The cast even had cute custom coffee mugs made!
Here's proof that when the M*A*S*H cast bonded together they were an unbeatable force The entire M*A*S*H cast stormed the network to issue their demands. The studio caved.
Kramer almost played Monk — and Monk almost played Kramer! Tony Shalhoub and Michael Richards nearly swapped their iconic TV roles.