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TV CONFIDENTIAL (www.televisionconfidential.com) talks to the stars, writers, directors and other creative people behind the scenes of some of America's most popular shows. An engaging blend of talk and entertainment, TV Confidential often compares today’s programs with those of the ’50s, ’60s, ’70s and ’80s.

TV Confidentia‪l‬ ed robertson

    • TV & Film
    • 4.9 • 48 Ratings

TV CONFIDENTIAL (www.televisionconfidential.com) talks to the stars, writers, directors and other creative people behind the scenes of some of America's most popular shows. An engaging blend of talk and entertainment, TV Confidential often compares today’s programs with those of the ’50s, ’60s, ’70s and ’80s.

    George Kennedy: A Steady Presence in Movies and TV

    George Kennedy: A Steady Presence in Movies and TV

    TVC 528.1: From March 2015: Tony, Donna, and Ed pay tribute to George Kennedy, the Oscar-winning actor who passed away five years ago This Week in TV History. This segment originally aired on the occasion of Kennedy’s 90th birthday.
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    • 26 min
    Jo Anne Worley: From Laugh-In to Nana Banana

    Jo Anne Worley: From Laugh-In to Nana Banana

    TVC 528.2: From September 2013: Ed, Tony, and Donna welcome Rowan & Martin’s Laugh-In star Jo Anne Worley. Topics this segment include Jo Anne’s background with the renowned Chicago improv group Second City; her stage career (including playing both characters, on different occasions, in the female version of The Odd Couple); playing Mrs. Arthur, aka Nana Banana, in the Disney series Jessie; and her work as president of Actors and Others for Animals, one of the longest-standing animal welfare organizations in Los Angeles.
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    • 20 min
    Behind the Scenes of Rowan & Martin’s Laugh-In

    Behind the Scenes of Rowan & Martin’s Laugh-In

    TVC 528.3: From September 2013: Jo Anne Worley shares a few memories about her years on Rowan & Martin’s Laugh-In, including how the boa became her fashion trademark. Time-Life’s comprehensive DVD release Rowan and Martin’s Laugh-In: The Complete Series is now available at retail for the very first time. 
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    • 15 min
    The Strange But True History of The Point

    The Strange But True History of The Point

    TVC 528.4: Greg and Ed celebrate the fiftieth anniversary of The Point, the first feature-length animated movie made for television, which premiered on the ABC Movie of the Week in February 1971. Written by Harry Nilsson, and featuring the voice of Mike Lookinland (The Brady Bunch) and original songs by Nilsson, The Point remains an iconic film, despite a somewhat convoluted broadcast and distribution history that includes five different narrators for its various releases. The Point is now available on Blu-ray through MVD Visual. 
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    • 24 min
    Donzaleigh Abernathy and “The Listening”

    Donzaleigh Abernathy and “The Listening”

    TVC 528.5: Part 2 of a conversation that began last week with Donzaleigh Abernathy, star of Lifetime Television’s Any Day Now, and the youngest daughter of the Rev. Ralph David Abernathy—the man who co-founded the Civil Rights Movement along with his best friend, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Donzaleigh is the lead soloist on “The Listening,” a unique social justice choral project inspired by “Beyond Vietnam: A Time for Break Silence,” a speech delivered by Dr. King in April 1967. “The Listening” is now available as a single through Amazon, iTunes, Spotify, and Pandora.
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    • 23 min
    Donzaleigh Abernathy, New Roads Schools, and Amanda Gorman

    Donzaleigh Abernathy, New Roads Schools, and Amanda Gorman

    TVC 528.6: Actress, author, and vocalist Donzaleigh Abernathy talks to Ed about the direct line between her and national youth poet laureate Amanda Gorman, and how Donzaleigh’s father, the Rev. Ralph David Abernathy, encouraged Donzaleigh to pursue her career as an artist just before he died. Donzaleigh’s book Partners to History: Martin Luther King Jr., Ralph David Abernathy, and The Civil Right Movement is a pictorial history of the Civil Rights Movement that also captures the words of both Dr. King and Rev. Abernathy, while showing you first-hand glimpses of who they were as people. Donzaleigh is also the lead soloist on “The Listening,” a unique social justice choral project inspired by “Beyond Vietnam: A Time for Break Silence,” a speech that Dr. King gave in April 1967. “The Listening” is now available as a single through Amazon, iTunes, Spotify, and Pandora.
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    • 16 min

Customer Reviews

4.9 out of 5
48 Ratings

48 Ratings

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Well

Its a great podcast .

krstrain ,

Great podcast

I love listening to TV Confidential - always informative, and love to remanence about tv programs/movies from yesteryear . Ed is an excellent interviewer who asks great questions.

mdstudio ,

Made for fans of classic and current television!

This show is always very entertaining and informative. If you like television history, you'll like this show.

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