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R.I.P. Peter Donat, who played both Mannix villain and Agent Mulder's father The former husband of Michael Learned was 90 years old. Posted: September 17, 2018, 9:59AM
Carroll O'Connor's favorite episode of In the Heat of the Night is also the first one he ever wrote O'Connor: "I got a lot of satisfaction out of that show.” Posted: September 14, 2018, 3:39PM
The 18 most Eighties things we found in the 1982 Sears catalog It was all about puffed sleeves and Pac-Man. Posted: September 14, 2018, 2:15PM
6 times the Master of Suspense spun Roald Dahl stories on Alfred Hitchcock Presents James Bond even plays a secret role in their collaborations. Posted: September 13, 2018, 1:01PM
This is how Nancy McKeon says Jo would react to the actress joining Dancing With the Stars On The Facts of Life, Jo referred to fancy dances as "wing-dings." Posted: September 13, 2018, 11:13AM
Mego has brought back action figures of your favorite TV characters Finally, you can make that Norm, Alice, Fonzie, Tootie crossover of your dreams. Posted: September 13, 2018, 10:38AM
The voices of The Smurfs turned up all over classic television You won't Smurfin' believe it. Posted: September 12, 2018, 1:23PM
One of the Germans on Hogan's Heroes became a beloved toilet paper mascot He went from a harsh enemy to a real softie. Posted: September 12, 2018, 10:49AM
12 forgotten kids who played friends, crushes and classmates on The Brady Bunch The Brady kids befriended TV psychics, giants, princesses and more. Posted: September 11, 2018, 4:18PM
8 lip-smacking facts about Clutch Cargo You might just recognize these mouths. Posted: September 11, 2018, 11:52AM
Burt Mustin of The Andy Griffith Show started his acting career at the age of 67 It's never too late. Posted: September 11, 2018, 9:56AM
10 forgotten cop shows of the 1980s Not even Marshal Matt Dillon and Mr. Miyagi could turn these into hits. Posted: September 10, 2018, 2:28PM
Burt Reynolds had a pretty interesting singing career, too His novelty song ''Let's Do Something Cheap and Superficial'' cracked the Top 100. Posted: September 10, 2018, 12:05PM
The studio had to meet this one condition to get Jamie Lee Curtis to do another Halloween movie The scream queen has spoken. Posted: September 10, 2018, 10:30AM
This trendy doll company left Jan Brady out of their Brady Bunch pack "Marcia, Marcia, Marcia" just got real. Posted: September 10, 2018, 9:48AM
R.I.P. Bill Daily, the comedic neighbor of 'The Bob Newhart Show' He played an aviator on 'I Dream of Jeannie,' too. Posted: September 10, 2018, 9:16AM
MeTV remembers Burt Reynolds with a special week of Gunsmoke episodes Watch the actor in his favorite role, plus an episode of The Twilight Zone. Posted: September 7, 2018, 9:20AM
R.I.P. Burt Reynolds of Smokey and the Bandit and Gunsmoke On Thursday, September 6, the actor passed away at the age of 82. Posted: September 6, 2018, 3:26PM
10 things you never knew about Arnold the Pig, the true star of Green Acres He brought home the bacon. Posted: September 6, 2018, 1:28PM
Watch: The composer of the Green Acres theme song performs his famous tune Vic Mizzy to Eva Gabor: "Sing it like you’re a debutante or something." Posted: September 5, 2018, 12:36PM
18 reasons why 1978 was the best year for going back to school We would head back to the classroom, as long as it was in 1978. Posted: September 4, 2018, 5:00PM
Find out if you agree with your state's favorite animated Disney movie It's Bambi vs. Simba vs. Aladdin vs. Ariel. Posted: September 4, 2018, 4:35PM
The Keebler elf was once the mayor of Mayberry You can't fudge fun facts like this. Posted: September 4, 2018, 2:08PM
R.I.P. Carole Shelley of The Odd Couple's Pigeon Sisters The Tony-winning actress passed away at 79. Posted: September 4, 2018, 1:34PM
12 tubular one (and two) hit wonders from 1985 When Saturday Night Live cast members and Norwegian icons crashed then charts. Posted: September 4, 2018, 10:05AM
The true story of how ALF sneezed and got his own TV show Bernie Brillstein: ALF "was basically a Don Rickles puppet." Posted: August 31, 2018, 3:35PM
This is why Ron Howard said being on the set of M*A*S*H was just like The Andy Griffith Show In a way, you could say they're technically the same show! Posted: August 30, 2018, 4:37PM
Years after portraying Andy Griffith's wife, Aneta Corsaut played her final role on Matlock Once a TV teacher, she worked her way up to judge. Posted: August 30, 2018, 12:33PM
James Arness explains why he originally passed on the role of Marshal Matt Dillon Good thing John Wayne talked turkey to the actor! Posted: August 29, 2018, 4:48PM
R.I.P Fredd Wayne, character actor who played Benjamin Franklin on TV He also featured in several episodes of The Twilight Zone and Perry Mason. Posted: August 29, 2018, 10:50AM
10 times Miss Jane Hathaway let loose and ditched her pressed suit on The Beverly Hillbillies Take a tour of Nancy Kulp's silliest costumes. Posted: August 28, 2018, 12:06PM
What ever happened to the original Banana Splits? You can thank the Banana Splits for the artificial heart, "Sweet Home Alabama" and Lethal Weapon. Posted: August 27, 2018, 2:47PM
7 quazy things you might not know about Quisp cereal The most popular cereal from Saturn to Alpha Centauri! Posted: August 27, 2018, 11:40AM
R.I.P. Neil Simon, Playwright of The Odd Couple, Barefoot in the Park and more On Saturday, the legendary playwright passed away at the age of 91. Posted: August 27, 2018, 10:53AM
Ever wonder who all those nurses were running in the M*A*S*H opening credits? It pays to be the fastest. Posted: August 24, 2018, 3:30PM
The sneaky way Jonathan Harris tricked Irwin Allen into making Dr. Smith a more comedic villain Who's got more schemes: Dr. Smith or Jonathan Harris? Posted: August 24, 2018, 3:11PM
Oh, my stars! There's a TV reboot of Bewitched on the way Who would you cast as Samantha Stephens? Posted: August 24, 2018, 2:02PM
R.I.P. Robin Leach, host of Lifestyles of the Rich and Famous "Champagne wishes and caviar dreams!" Posted: August 24, 2018, 12:40PM
The Reebok Freestyle was the first actual women’s sneaker Did you own a pair? Posted: August 23, 2018, 4:16PM
Is Burt Metcalfe quietly one of classic TV's biggest geniuses? From possible monster on Maple Street to M*A*S*H executive producer. Posted: August 23, 2018, 12:27PM
You can now buy Jim Nabors' home for a cool $15 million Shazam! That's a lot of house! Posted: August 22, 2018, 5:46PM
Remembering Barbara Harris: Watch her first onscreen role ever, on Alfred Hitchcock Presents The actress best known for 'Freaky Friday' passed away at 83. Posted: August 22, 2018, 2:34PM
R.I.P. Billy Ray Latham, The Country Boys banjo player from The Andy Griffith Show When he was pickin', Andy was grinnin'. Posted: August 22, 2018, 11:29AM
This was Sherwood Schwartz's reaction when The X-Files recreated The Brady Bunch house He thought this X-Files writer was pulling his leg. Posted: August 21, 2018, 3:54PM
Eddie Albert wrote and starred in the first ever TV drama Long before 'Green Acres,' Albert was in 'The Honeymooners,' but not the one you're thinking of. Posted: August 21, 2018, 1:37PM