Thursday, May 17, 2018

Rick Springfield Still Rockin'

Congrats to Rick Springfield for a recognition he recently received - and nothing to do with his music or acting. We recently talked about this and his career.... right here.

Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Marion Ross pens memoir

Marion Ross' new memoir hit bookstores in March.In the 70s and 80s, TV audiences knew Marion Ross as the sitcom mom dispensing patience and wisdom during the 11-season run of the ABC hit series “Happy Days.”
But Marion's days were not entirely happy.  
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Friday, May 11, 2018

Mother's Day with Alison Arngrim

Children raised by entertainers don’t always follow in their parents’ footsteps. But Alison Arngrim did, finding fame overnight at the age of 11 playing bratty Nellie Oleson in the hit NBC series “Little House on the Prairie.” She talks about her mother, Norma Macmillan who "was the voice of Casper the Friendly Ghost (in the 1963 series ‘The New Casper Cartoon Show’), Gumby in ‘The Gumby Show,’ and Davey in ‘Davey and Goliath.’ And she was Sweet Polly Purebred in 112 episodes of ‘Underdog.’”  Right here.

Tuesday, April 3, 2018

TCM's New Host - Alicia Malone

What do you think about the new Turner Classic Movies host Alicia Malone? Caught up with her recently here.

Monday, February 19, 2018

Presidential Pets

It's that time of the year - Presidents' Day. A time to recognize all those beloved residents of the White House - the presidential pets. Link to story here.

Sunday, February 4, 2018

Marlyn Mason - More than an Elvis Girl

Beginning in 1960 and for some three decades thereafter, Marlyn Mason appeared in almost one hundred television series, earning the unofficial title of TV “Guest Star Queen.” While her film roles were far fewer, fans of Elvis Presley movies remember the actress as Elvis’s vivacious co-star in his next-to-last film, 1969’s “The Trouble with Girls.” However, Marlyn left Hollywood – literally – in the early 1990s..... more

Thursday, February 1, 2018

Stuart Whitman Turns 90

Image may contain: 1 personStanley Baker found out the hard way, that you should never hide Stuart Whitman’s birthday presents and tell him to go find them. Happy Birthday Stuart Whitman – 90 today. One heck of a cowboy in the “Cimarron Strip" TV series.  Interview here.

Sunday, January 28, 2018

Thursday, November 23, 2017

A Happy Days Thanksgiving

 Tom Bosley and Marion Ross in the Happy Days episode, "The First Thanksgiving." [Miller-Milkis Productions/ABC] As the TV matriarch of the Cunningham clan in the sitcom “Happy Days,” Marion Ross appeared in over 250 episodes during the hit series’ 11-season run from 1974 to 1984. One episode has special significance for the actress this time of year.  In ‘The First Thanksgiving,’ broadcast two days before the November holiday in 1978, Ross’s character leads the cast in a departure from the show’s usual Milwaukee-based setting .... more  

Saturday, September 16, 2017

Interview: Mayim Bialik & the Big Bang Theory

When Mayim Bialik gave her family and friends the “silent treatment” over summer, it wasn’t personal. The star of CBS’s hit comedy “The Big Bang Theory,” who plays neuroscientist Amy Farrah Fowler, was advised by doctors to avoid speaking in order to heal strained vocal cords...... [see interview with Mayim here.]