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