Tag Archives: television

Remembering the great Norm MacDonald who passed away at 61. A truly funny man.

Remembering Ed Asner who passed away at 91

Remembering the great character actor Ed Asner who passed away at 91 this weekend.

Remembering Markie Post who starred in “Night Court” and several other TV shows who passed away at 70 this weekend.

Remembering Sports Broadcaster Sandy Deetz

2 sports reports by Sandy Deetz in the late 70’s on NY television. Sandy also worked as a radio talk show host on WIBQ, now WSRQ in 2004-05 in Sarasota, FL where I worked for several years. She was one of the very few women sports reporters in television in the 1970’s. Sadly, she passed away April 4, 2016 at 74.

Remembering the great Gavin McLeod who passed away last weekend at 90

Gavin McLeod was a talented actor who was best known for his roles as Murray Slaughter on the Mary Tyler Moore Show and Captain Stubing on the Love Boat.

Remembering the great character actress Arlene Golonk who passed away Monday at 85.

Remembering the great character actress Arlene Golonka, who appeared on many TV shows in the 60’s and 70’s. She passed away Monday at 85.

Remembering actor Charles Grodin who passed away at 86 today.

He was always great bantering with Johnny Carson.

Remembering the Great Character Actor James Hampton who Passed Away at 84

James Hampton was a talented actor who is best known for his role as bumbling bugler Hannibal Dobbs on “F-Troop”. He was a great comedic actor who also worked in several Burt Reynolds movies and on the Rockford Files. He passed away after a long illness at age 84 on April 7th.

Remembering Actress Jessica Walter Who Passed Away at 80

Frank Sinatra sings “Angel Eyes” on Tonight Show 1965

A rare appearance by Frank Sinatra on the “Tonight Show” from 1965. Joey Bishop was the host. Frank and Dean Martin were walk on guests and joked around on the panel before Frank took stage and sang one of his classic saloon songs.