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Remember how Hanna-Barbera made a live-action KISS made-for-TV movie in the '70s? It was supposed to be 'A Hard Day's Night' meets 'Star Wars.' It wasn't. Posted: April 18, 2019, 11:26AM
Watch: Floyd the Barber repeatedly called Barney Fife ''Al'' throughout this Andy Griffith Show episode Barney to Floyd: "You cannot call me Al." Posted: April 18, 2019, 10:20AM
The Monkees originally referred to Mike Nesmith's character simply as ''Wool Hat'' He actually wore the wool cap to his Monkees audition. Posted: April 17, 2019, 4:08PM
The last killer that Columbo ever caught also happens to be the new Perry Mason Raymond Burr and Peter Falk started out playing bad guys, too. Posted: April 17, 2019, 4:05PM
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Andy Griffith and Don Knotts praised these Mayberry characters for creating the town's ''border of insanity'' Don Knotts: "I ruined a lot of takes laughing at Howard.” Posted: April 17, 2019, 11:36AM
25 products you could probably find in every medicine cabinet in the Sixties Everyone likes to peek inside the medicine cabinet. Posted: April 16, 2019, 4:19PM
6 rich facts you never knew about Banacek George Peppard perfected the whole charm-and-cigars thing long before The A-Team. Posted: April 16, 2019, 11:36AM
R.I.P. Susan Harrison, the bewitching gypsy of Bonanza and ballerina of The Twilight Zone Her few TV roles stick in our memory. She was 80 years old. Posted: April 16, 2019, 9:25AM
R.I.P. Georgia Engel, the adorable Georgette Franklin Baxter of The Mary Tyler Moore Show The five-time Emmy nominee was 70 years old. Posted: April 16, 2019, 9:15AM
That was Eddie's Albert's real wife Margo playing his wife on Wagon Train They were married for 40 years. Posted: April 15, 2019, 1:36PM
9 minor goofs and tiny errors only the biggest fans notice from 1950s TV shows We've got some 'splainin' to do about the 1950s... Posted: April 15, 2019, 12:09PM
11 acclaimed actors who played minor villains and henchmen on Batman They may have been minor sidekicks, but the performers had Oscar-worthy chops. Posted: April 15, 2019, 10:59AM
Collector's Call Episode 3 Web Extras: Pooh Sticks and the original bear Take a closer look at this record-setting Winnie the Pooh collection. Posted: April 14, 2019, 9:00PM
Wizards and Warriors could have been the Game of Thrones of the 1980s if not for its time slot Let's raise a goblet to the first network high fantasy series. Posted: April 12, 2019, 4:13PM
Spend your vacation in Lucy and Desi's California house Grab the Fred and Ethel to your Lucy and Desi! Posted: April 12, 2019, 2:01PM
These rejected McDonald's designs from 1973 would've made our meals more groovy Apparently, McDonald's was not lovin' it, but we do! Posted: April 12, 2019, 1:03PM
Hee Haw host Roy Clark recalled his ''first onscreen kiss'' from Donna Douglas on The Beverly Hillbillies His first day on set, Eddie Albert poked fun at Clark's wardrobe. Posted: April 12, 2019, 10:35AM
Columbo's Basset hound ''Dog'' was a rescue dog in real life, just like on the show From a Burbank shelter to television stardom. Posted: April 11, 2019, 4:27PM
R.I.P. Charles Van Doren, the contestant at the center of the 1950s quiz show scandals Ralph Fiennes portrayed him in the 1994 film 'Quiz Show.' Posted: April 10, 2019, 5:00PM
6 things you probably didn't know about Jack Dodson of The Andy Griffith Show He actually played two Mayberry characters. Posted: April 10, 2019, 12:26PM
The Monkees once reunited on Boy Meets World and this Wonder Years theory might explain why Monkeemania made a subtle comeback in the 1990s! Posted: April 10, 2019, 12:17PM
How Danny Met Sandy? They're making a Grease prequel that tells the story of ''Summer Nights'' Summer sun, something's begun! Posted: April 10, 2019, 12:02PM
12 other times we saw Natalie Schafer on hit TV shows Dawn Wells: "Natalie was Mrs. Howell personified." Posted: April 10, 2019, 11:29AM
Andy Griffith and Elvis Presley did a cowboy comedy skit together in 1956 But first, Elvis had to sing to a dog. Posted: April 9, 2019, 12:40PM
The most absurd we ever saw Spock was in this 1967 cameo on The Carol Burnett Show Watch: Spock's surprise visit to The Carol Burnett Show Posted: April 9, 2019, 12:06PM
M*A*S*H star Alan Alda revealed he's a little sensitive about this famous Hawkeye crying scene "What is this, a situation tragedy?" Posted: April 8, 2019, 4:13PM
R.I.P. Seymour Cassel, who went from Batman henchman to Wes Anderson regular The Cassavetes regular as played an elevator operator on 'The Twilight Zone.' Posted: April 8, 2019, 4:00PM
Adam West secretly appeared on the Shazam! TV show, but not as Batman The iconic Batman actor played more DC characters than you realized. Posted: April 8, 2019, 2:10PM
10 other funny, fake bands that appeared on The Monkees Give a little love to the Four Martians and the West Minstrel Abbeys. Posted: April 8, 2019, 12:23PM
Your final votes are in for Me Madness 2019: Prop Playoffs! The next round is now open! Posted: April 8, 2019, 11:53AM
Every reference you probably missed on The Mary Tyler Moore Show programming board Lou Grant's a fan of Gilligan's Island reruns, too! Posted: April 8, 2019, 10:47AM
Collector's Call Episode 2 Web Extras: Rankin/Bass Autographs and TV Guides Discover treasures from animated holiday specials and TV Guide magazine! Posted: April 7, 2019, 9:30PM
Collector's Call Episode 1 Web Extras: Check out items from Tom Cruise and the Titanic Discover curiosities from beneath the sea… and Tom Cruise's feet. Posted: April 7, 2019, 9:00PM
Looking back at Janet Jackson's early TV roles, before she became a huge pop star Before she was "Miss Janet," she was Charlene, Cleo and Penny. Posted: April 5, 2019, 4:11PM
Only huge Andy Griffith Show fans could’ve caught these obscure references on Matlock Did you start whistling when Matlock mentions Myers Lake? Posted: April 5, 2019, 11:01AM
Did Gomer Pyle say ''Shazam!'' because of the comic book character? Probably, yeah. Golly! Gomer has more in common with a superhero than you thought. Posted: April 4, 2019, 3:17PM
Star Trek paid this subtle tribute to M*A*S*H when David Ogden Stiers appeared on The Next Generation He played a different kind of doctor. Posted: April 4, 2019, 11:18AM
Ken Berry and Andy Griffith tore up trails on dirt bikes between shooting Mayberry scenes Never a hunter, Berry had his own reason to tag along on Andy's trips. Posted: April 3, 2019, 2:37PM
The new Twilight Zone is riddled with references and easter eggs to the original series Keep your eyes and ears peeled for nods to several classic episodes. Posted: April 2, 2019, 12:03PM
Geri Jewell told the sweetest story from behind the scenes of one of The Facts of Life's most popular episodes The TV cousins eventually became real-life roommates! Posted: April 2, 2019, 11:25AM
You probably never knew you saw all these Andy Griffith Show writers appear on classic TV One proposed to Cher, another punched out Rob Petrie! Posted: April 1, 2019, 12:28PM
6 reasons you should not sleep on the 1985 version of The Twilight Zone The Grateful Dead, Stephen King, George R. R. Martin and Bruce Willis all had a hand in the first TV reboot. Posted: April 1, 2019, 11:01AM
21 of the weirdest facts from classic TV history Warp your perspective on classic TV shows. Posted: March 29, 2019, 4:39PM
R.I.P. June Harding of 'The Trouble with Angels' and 'The Richard Boone Show' Hayley Mills' costar gave up acting to become a painter. Posted: March 29, 2019, 3:00PM
The M*A*S*H medical advisor actually co-wrote a single, notable episode with Alan Alda You could say it was a once in a "Life Time" chance. Posted: March 29, 2019, 1:24PM