Saturday, June 26, 2010
TV Confidential Archives: June 14, 2010
First hour: Ed and Frankie pay tribute to actors Rue McClanahan and Jimmy Dean, cinematographer William Fraker (Bullitt) and producer Robert Radnitz (Sounder), while Tony Figueroa remembers George Reeves, George Carlin and Farrah Fawcett during This Week in TV History. Also in this hour: a brief look at the upcoming Leave It to Beaver complete series DVD box set, plus David Krell's commentary on Andy Griffith's and Lucille Ball's respective returns to television in 1986.
Second hour: HBO programming executive Andrew Goldman joins Ed, Frankie and guest co-host David Krell for a look at the upcoming network television lineups, including the highly anticipated update of Hawaii Five-O, as well as a discussion of programming strategy on cable and broadcast television.