I represent the first generation who, when we were born, the television was now a permanent fixture in our homes. When I was born people had breakfast with Barbara Walters, dinner with Walter Cronkite, and slept with Johnny Carson.
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Monday, April 07, 2014
TV CONFIDENTIAL Archives: Show No. 227 With Guests David Frankham And Ralph Senensky
First hour: Part 2 of our conversation with longtime television director Ralph Senensky, with particular focus on Ralph’s work with Quinn Martin Productions, as well as his work with Bill Cosby, Jerry Houser, Marlyn Mason, Larry Hagman and other film and TV actors. Also in this hour: Ed, Tony and Donna remember the 40th anniversary of The Rockford Files, the pilot of which originally aired This Week in TV History. Second hour: Ed welcomes actor David Frankham (101 Dalmations, Return of the Fly,Master of the World). David’s memoir, Which One Was David?, is filled with great stories about his film and TV career, as well as his friendships with the likes of Vincent Price, Basil Rathbone, Rock Hudson, Dirk Bogarde, Angela Lansbury, Roger Corman, William Wyler, Ida Lupino and Barbara Stanwyck.