TV A

Anita O’Day: The Life Of A Jazz Singer (BBC-4 2 June 2013)

November 15, 2013

UK / BBC-4 / 1×90 minute episode / Broadcast sunday 2 June 2013 @ 10.00pm Producers: Robbie Cavolina, Ian McCrudden Feature length documentary profile of jazz singer Anita O’Day who died in 2006 aged 87. Despite achieving fame in the 1950′s O’Day battled with addictions to drink and drugs and always put her music before […]

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AAU Track And Field (CBS 1969-1972 with Jack Whitaker, Ralph Boston and Dick Bank)

November 12, 2013

USA / CBS / x60 minute episode / 1969 – 1972 (First Episode Broadcast: 18 May 1969) A show featuring footage of amateur athletic contests around the world, especially Europe. Announcers were Jack Whitaker, Ralph Boston, Dick Bank (1969-70), Bill Toomey (1971-72).

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Abbott And Costello Show (MCA 1952-1954 with Bud Abbott, Lou Costello)

November 12, 2013

USA / MCA – Revue / 52×30 minute episodes / Broadcast 1952-54 Writers: Eddie Forman, Sid Fields, Clyde Bruckman, Felix Adler, Jack Townley / Producers: Pat Costello, Alex Gottleib / Director: Jean Yarborough Sitcom. A pair of out of work actors share an appartment (at the The Fields Rooming House, 214 Brookline Avenue, Hollywood California) […]

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Bud Abbott, Children’s TV, Hannah Barbera, Lou Costello, TV 1967, TV A

November 12, 2013

USA / A&E / Broadcast 1994-2005 Mostly celebrity themed biographies of prominent personalities. Narrators and hosts over the years were Jack Perkins, Peter Graves, Harry Smith and Bill Mumy.

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Abby (UPN 2003 with Sydney Tamiia Poitier, Kadeem Hardison and Randy J. Goodwin)

November 12, 2013

USA / UPN / 10×30 minute episodes / Broadcast 6 January – 4 March 2003 Sitcom about Abigail “Abby” Walker who lives and works in San Francisco. She works as the Producer of The West Coast Sports Report and lives with ex-boyfriend Will because neither can afford a place of their own. What she doesn’t […]

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Sitcom, Sydney Tamiia Poitier, TV 2003, TV A, UPN

November 12, 2013

USA / Syndicated – Hanna Barbera – King World / 39×20 minute episodes / Broadcast 9 September 1967 – 1 June 1968 A well remembered animated take on the classic Hollywood double act Bud Abbott and Lou Costello which, like their movies and 1950′s TV show saw the less than dynamic duo get involved in […]

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