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  • 1987
  • TV Show
  • TV-PG

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 Graves as host in 1987. Well-established and a franchise series for A&E by 1994, it later spun off t (more…)

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The Fondas

First Aired: January 25, 2004

A history of the Fonda family acting dynasty profiles Henry, his children Jane and Peter, and grandchildren Bridget Fonda and Troy Garity. The bio includes comments from all three generations; and examines their film careers and personal lives. Also commenting: Robert Redford, Sydney Pollack, Richard Dreyfuss, Jon Voight, Lily Tomlin and Ron Howard.

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  • Premiered: February 16, 1987
  • Rating: TV-PG
  • Premise: 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)

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