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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Tuesday, December 16, 2014
Mickey Mouse, Lawrence Welk and The Bewitched Continuum: Next on TVC
Dancer Bobby Burgess, novelist Gil Bernard Anthony and authors Herbie J Pilato, Lorraine Santoli and Adam-Michael James will join us on the next edition of TV CONFIDENTIAL, airing Dec. 17-22 at the following times and stations:
WROM Radio Detroit, MI Wednesday 12/17 8pm ET, 5pm PT 2am ET, 11pm PT Sunday 12/21 8pm ET, 5pm PT 2am ET, 11pm PT Click on the Listen Live button at WROMRadio.net
After several early TV appearances on such shows as Ozzie and Harriet, Bobby Burgess danced his way into becoming one of the original Mouseketeers on The Mickey Mouse Club, then went on to enjoy a longtime affiliation with Lawrence Welk that included more than two decades on The Lawrence Welk Show and appearances with members of Welk’s “musical family” that continue to this day.
Also joining us this week will be Herbie J Pilato. Herbie recently collaborated withAdam-Michael James on The Bewitched Continuum, a fun new book that takes a look at continuity issues in the world ofBewitched, from Sam and Darrin’s very first lines in the series to the number of times Endora refers to Darrin as Durwood, Dogwood, Dum-Dum and everything in between. Herbie and Mike will join us in our first hour.
Plus: Radio/TV journalist and novelist Gil Bernard Anthony (The Bolivar Solution) with some thoughts on the latest developments in the allegations against Bill Cosby; and Greg Ehrbar with some last-minute DVD gift ideas for the classic TV lover in your life. It’s a full program as always… we certainly hope you’ll join us.