Classic Television

Classic Television

In the present time, televisions can be found in billions of homes in different parts of the world. They are now more high-tech and offer different features, such as Wi-Fi connectivity which enables people to stream their favorite online movies and shows on their television sets. However, when you talk to your … Read more

TV Shows of the 80s

title cover photo of the 80s TV show Cheers

If you watch TV shows today and compare them to the shows back in the 80s, you will notice that the ones you watch today don’t usually involve aliens, androids, or adorably inept superheroes which were all part of television shows that were on the air in the 80s. Some of the … Read more

Fascinating and Wonderful Facts about Mork & Mindy

Mork & Mindy was an ABC sitcom which aired from 1978 to 1982. One of the many spin-offs of Happy Days (that also include Laverne & Shirley), it was the show that catapulted comedian Robin Williams to stardom. An alien who crashes into earth and settles with a young woman is a … Read more

Interesting Facts about Magnum, P.I.

Rebooting classic TV shows seems to be the “in” thing these days. The most notable ones are Dynasty, Twin Peaks, Hawaii Five-O, and Roseanne, to name a few. Joining in the gang of reboots is Magnum, P.I. which was set begin in May 2018. Magnum, P.I. was originally broadcast from 1980 to … Read more

Interesting Facts about ALF That You’ll Find Fascinating

If you think about it, ALF (1986-1990) has one of the most unusual TV concepts but way back in the 80s and 90s television, all sorts of out-of-this-world beings got to co-habitate with their human families. Case in point: robotic girl Vicki in Small Wonder, Bigfoot Harry in Harry and the Hendersons, … Read more

Interesting Facts about “The Wonder Years”

Interesting Facts about "The Wonder Years"

Here are some of the interesting facts about The Wonder Years, the coming-of-age drama set in the 60s that became a massive hit during the 80s and 90s. It didn’t take the series’ creators Neal Marlens and Carol Black too long to pick the perfect actor to play the lead character Kevin … Read more

Interesting Facts About “Dallas” TV Series

Interesting Facts About “Dallas” TV Series

The popular series Dallas was aired by CBS network. It debuted as a five-part miniseries in 1978, but the show’s unexpected success subsequently turned it into a regular series for the next 13 seasons. Know more about one of the most beloved primetime soap operas in US television history. Dallas’ central character, … Read more

Child Stars of the 80s

Child Stars of the 80s

  These actors and actresses used to be really famous in the 1980s as child stars, but we can’t help wondering where are they now after their peak years. Did some of them give in to the pressures of stardom or otherwise manage to avoid the pitfalls of Hollywood? Here are the … Read more

Top Television Shows of the 80s

Top Television Shows of the 80s

  In the 1980s, television became an expected default in the vast majority of American homes. It was so common that the few who chose not to indulge were met with disbelief: “You don’t have a TV?!” TV shows of the 1980s continued to evolve, with the top ten Nielsen lists containing … Read more