2017
Dec
14
 
 
This day in 1976 marked the first broadcast of an occasional special ABC presentation, The Barbara Walters Special...
 
 
 
  
 
 
2017
Dec
13
 
 
This day in 1992 marked the premiere of the telemovie Charles and Diana: Unhappily Ever After, a mere four days after Prime Minister John Major announced the "amicable separation" of the Prince and Princess of Wales to the British House of Commons...
 
 
 
  
 
 
2017
Dec
12
 
 
On this day in 1993, CBS presented a telefilm version of the Broadway musical, Gypsy, starring Cynthia Gibb in the title role, and Bette Midler as her domineering mother, Mama Rose...
 
 
 
  
 
 
2017
Dec
11
 
 
Today in 1993, HBO premiered its remake of the campy classic Attack of the 50 Ft. Woman, with Daryl Hannah as the title character...
 
 
 
  
 
 
2017
Dec
10
 
 
On this day in 1990, NBC premiered the telefilm The Dreamer of Oz: The L. Frank Baum Story, starring John Ritter as the author of The Wonderful Wizard of Oz...
 
 
 
  
 
 
2017
Dec
9
 
 
On this day in 1985, CBS premiered the first part of Alice in Wonderland, a star-studded, two-part adaptation of Lewis Carroll's Alice's Adventures in Wonderland and its sequel, Through the Looking-Glass...
 
 
 
  
 
 
2017
Dec
8
 
 
On this day in 1980, Howard Cosell announced the tragic death of musician John Lennon on Monday Night Football... 
 
 
 
  
 
 
2017
Dec
7
 
 
On this day in 2009, TNT debuted the original series, Men of a Certain Age...
 
 
 
  
 
 
2017
Dec
6
 
 
On this day in 1964, one of television's most popular Christmas specials, Rankin/Bass' Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer, made its debut...
 
 
 
  
 
 
2017
Dec
5
 
 
On this day in 1999, ABC presented Oprah Winfrey Presents: Tuesdays with Morrie, a telefilm version of Mitch Albom's bestselling non-fiction novel...
 
 
 
  
 
 
 
 
 
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