Next time on Collector's Call: ''Meet Fred''

Fred likes toys, cars and other TV and pop culture memorabilia — but what he really likes is having those items signed and authenticated by the celebrity they "belong to." His sizable collection ranges from a signed broken fender from racing legend Dale Earnhardt Jr. to a ping-pong ball from TV’s Captain Kangaroo.

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Sneak peek: Meet Larry Strauss

After the beloved actress Charlotte Rae passed away in 2018, her son, Larry Strauss, inherited her personal collection of memorabilia — a collection that chronicles Charlotte’s illustrious career in showbiz. Now, Larry and our host, Lisa Whelchel, who was Charlotte’s longtime friend and colleague, want to share these incredible treasures with the world. Lisa also has something very special to share with Larry; plus legendary comedian (and fellow Facts of Life star) Geri Jewell stops by to chat, and to shock us with her own remarkable treasure.

Sneak peek: Meet Ed Montalvo

Ed Montalvo is an engineer by day, Twilight Zone collector by night. He has roughly 1,600 unique The Twilight Zone related items in his collection, including a script signed by the show’s creator, Rod Serling; props from the original The Twilight Zone series; and over 1,000 autographs of actors who appeared on the iconic show.

Sneak peek: Meet Ralph Garman

As a well-known radio personality, actor, author and entertainer, Ralph Garman knows the ins and outs of show business; but his Batman ’66 collection is a product of his lifelong love for the TV show, not to mention his friendship with Adam West, who played the Caped Crusader. Ralph’s extensive collection, which he houses in his very own Batcave, includes the costume West wore as Batman. Joining Ralph is his friend Nina Tooley, Adam West’s daughter.

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  • Bob Adbou's Puppets and Pop Culture

    "Our toy collection is vintage character and cartoon toys only before 1981. E.T. is our cut off."
  • Michael Knight's Classic Hollywood Cars

    "I have various collections — from Star Wars to Batman. I, along with a friend, have the largest 'star car' collection in Michigan — perhaps this side of the country."

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Episodes

Sneak peek: Meet George

Elvis superfan George has spent decades building a collection covering the entire reign of the King of Rock and Roll. His hundreds of records, movie posters, fan magazines and more take up nearly every inch of his home. We’ve brought certified appraiser (and lifelong Elvis fan) Judy Martin to put a price on the collection — and it's in the seven figures!

Full Episode: Meet Mancow

Mancow spends his days as a radio personality with a national following, but his true passion is his collection of movie, TV and music memorabilia, which he’s been amassing over the past three decades. His good friend Barry Williams (Greg Brady of The Brady Bunch) guest stars!

Episode 13 Sneak Peek: Meet Candace

Candace Jordan has loved books since she was a young girl and carried that bibliophilia into adulthood as a collector of rare books. This former Playboy Playmate has an impressive collection, including Harry Potter books with personal notes from J. K. Rowling to her father.