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Celebrating 20 Years of Interviews

The Archive of American Television is now part of The Interviews: An Oral History of Television!

Remembering Hugh Wilson

Remembering Hugh Wilson

The writer/producer/director passes away at age 74.

Kelley Dixon is now online

Kelley Dixon's interview is now online!

The editor talks Breaking Bad, Better Call Saul, and more!

Star Trek: Deep Space Nine

Star Trek: Deep Space Nine turns 25!

The sci-fi series debuted on January 3, 1993.

Remembering Rose Marie

Remembering Rose Marie

The performer passes away at the age of 94.

Howdy Doody turns 70!

Howdy Doody turns 70!

The classic children's show debuted on December 27, 1947.

Horace Newcomb now online

Television Studies 101 with Dr. Horace Newcomb

The Television Scholar/Critic's interview is now online!

Leslie Uggams' Interview Is Now Online!

Leslie Uggams' Interview Is Now Online!

The performer talks Roots, Sing Along with Mitch, The Leslie Uggams Show, and more!

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Remembering Hugh WilsonBlog post imageWe’re sad to learn that writer/producer/director Hugh Wilson has passed away at the age of 74. He began his career as a gopher for MTM Productions before being his work as a writer, penning scripts for The Bob Newhart Show and The Tony Randall Show....

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Omnibus: Mr. Lincoln

A tele-biography by renowned author, screenwriter, and film critic James Agee, Mr. Lincoln (1952) earned wide acclaim as the centerpiece of OMNIBUS' inaugural season. Starring: Royal Dano and Joanne Woodward.

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