Biography 1993 | TV Show

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A popular documentary series profiling an eclectic range of notables, with each episode focusing on one figure. Based on a half-hour syndicated program that ran from 1961-64 and in 1979, the concept was successfully revived as an hourlong show with Peter G (more…)

Premiered: January 5, 1993

Rating: TV-PG

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Wed Mar 4 4:00am
Hollywood's Baddest Breakups FYI

A countdown of the 10 worst Hollywood breakups.

Thu Mar 5 4:00am
Hollywood: From Homely to Hot FYI

Celebrities who went from minor status to stardom are profiled.

Mon Mar 9 4:00am
Robin Williams FYI

A profile of Robin Williams recalls his career in stand-up comedy, television and films, including his rise to fame in the 1970s' TV sitcom “Mork & Mindy” and his Academy Award-winning performance in the film “Good Will Hunting.”

Mon Mar 9 8:00am
Jim Carrey: The Joker's Wild FYI

A profile of Jim Carrey includes his days as a struggling comedian, his breakthrough with In Living Color, and his success in films, beginning with “Ace Ventura, Pet Detective.” Peter Graves is the host.

Mon Mar 9 9:00am
Robin Williams FYI

A profile of Robin Williams recalls his career in stand-up comedy, television and films, including his rise to fame in the 1970s' TV sitcom “Mork & Mindy” and his Academy Award-winning performance in the film “Good Will Hunting.”

Tue Mar 10 4:00am
Jim Carrey: The Joker's Wild FYI

A profile of Jim Carrey includes his days as a struggling comedian, his breakthrough with In Living Color, and his success in films, beginning with “Ace Ventura, Pet Detective.” Peter Graves is the host.

Wed Mar 11 4:00am
Sam Walton: The Bargain Billionaire FYI

Sam Walton (1918-92), who built Wal-Mart into the biggest retailer in the world, becoming one of the world's richest individuals in the process. Interviewed: First Lady and former Wal-Mart board member Hillary Clinton, Walton's wife, Helen, and business as (more…)

Wed Mar 11 8:00am
Donald Trump: Master of the Deal FYI

"Donald Trump: Master of the Deal" charts the rise of the real-estate developer from his youth in Queens to his billion-dollar deals in Manhattan and Atlantic City. Included: Mary Trump, Donald's mother, discusses sending her son to the New York Military A (more…)

Wed Mar 11 9:00am
Sam Walton: The Bargain Billionaire FYI

Sam Walton (1918-92), who built Wal-Mart into the biggest retailer in the world, becoming one of the world's richest individuals in the process. Interviewed: First Lady and former Wal-Mart board member Hillary Clinton, Walton's wife, Helen, and business as (more…)

Thu Mar 12 4:00am
Donald Trump: Master of the Deal FYI

"Donald Trump: Master of the Deal" charts the rise of the real-estate developer from his youth in Queens to his billion-dollar deals in Manhattan and Atlantic City. Included: Mary Trump, Donald's mother, discusses sending her son to the New York Military A (more…)

Mon Mar 16 4:00am
Arnold Schwarzenegger FYI

A profile of Arnold Schwarzenegger recalls his childhood in Austria and his rise from champion bodybuilder to action hero following his success in “Conan the Barbarian” and the “Terminator” films. Among those commenting are Schwarzenegger, “Termi (more…)

Mon Mar 16 9:00am
Arnold Schwarzenegger FYI

A profile of Arnold Schwarzenegger recalls his childhood in Austria and his rise from champion bodybuilder to action hero following his success in “Conan the Barbarian” and the “Terminator” films. Among those commenting are Schwarzenegger, “Termi (more…)

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