20/20 1978 | TV Show Watchlist

Photos  |  Cast & Crew  |  Episode Guide  |  Video Clips

A durable newsmagazine mixing investigative pieces with human-interest and celebrity features that's ABC's oldest prime-time series despite its notoriously rocky premiere. (Hosts Robert Hughes and Harold Hayes lasted only that one show.)

Premiered: June 6, 1978

Rating: None

User Rating:2.68 out of 5 (199 ratings)

Your Rating:

Season 35, Episode 25 Payback

First Aired: June 1, 2012

Reports on revenge. Included: a former Philadelphia TV weatherman whose allegations of being scammed while vacationing in Miami Beach led to an FBI investigation; a New Jersey high-school student secretly recording verbal abuse by a teacher. Also: a "prank war" on YouTube; "payback" songs written by aggrieved songwriters.