Pioneers of Television

Trailblazers of the small screen are highlighted.

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Pioneers of Television
Ryan Seacrest narrates the third season of this Emmy-nominated series, which reveals intriguing behind-the-scenes stories and fascinating facts about (more…)
Pioneers of Television
Ryan Seacrest narrates the third season of this Emmy-nominated series, which reveals intriguing behind-the-scenes stories and fascinating facts about (more…)
Pioneers of Television
Get ready for the exciting fourth season of this Emmy-nominated series, which reveals intriguing behind-the-scenes stories and fascinating facts about (more…)
Pioneers of Television
Ryan Seacrest narrates the third season of this Emmy-nominated series, which reveals intriguing behind-the-scenes stories and fascinating facts about (more…)
Pioneers of Television
Get ready for the exciting fourth season of this Emmy-nominated series, which reveals intriguing behind-the-scenes stories and fascinating facts about (more…)
Pioneers of Television
Get ready for the exciting fourth season of this Emmy-nominated series, which reveals intriguing behind-the-scenes stories and fascinating facts about (more…)
Pioneers of Television
Get ready for the exciting fourth season of this Emmy-nominated series, which reveals intriguing behind-the-scenes stories and fascinating facts about (more…)
Pioneers of Television
Ryan Seacrest narrates the third season of this Emmy-nominated series, which reveals intriguing behind-the-scenes stories and fascinating facts about (more…)
Season 4: Pioneers Of Television: Season 4 Trailer
00:30 — More than 200 breakthrough stars bring their stories to life in season four of the Emmy®-nominated documentary series Pioneers of Television Each epis (more…)
Pioneers Of Television Trailer
02:36 — They were the stars of the small screen in the early years of television, and much of the nation came to a halt whenever their shows aired. They strol (more…)
Acting Funny
53:11 — Peek behind the curtain at the backstage techniques of America s favorite comedic actors. The program features the manic improvisational style of Robi (more…)
Season Four Preview
00:30 — More than 200 breakthrough stars bring their stories to life in season four of the Emmy-nominated documentary series Pioneers of Television. Each epis (more…)
Miniseries - Preview
00:30 — Join the stars of landmark miniseries who comment on the influence of their genre today. 2/5/2013
Howie Mandel on "St. Elsewhere"
01:23 — When standup comedian Howie Mandel auditioned for 'St. Elsewhere,' he thought he was trying out for his dream gig: a sitcom.
Jimmie Walker on "Good Times"
01:18 — Comedic actor Jimmie Walker's character was such a smash hit, he changed the entire direction of his sitcom, 'Good Times.'
Jonathan Winters' Improvisational Comedy
01:38 — Despite its difficulties with scripted recreation, classic comedian Jonathan Winters was at his best when he was improvising.
Standup to Sitcom Preview
00:30 — This star-packed episode reveals how America s top standup comics made the transition to the sitcom form; and includes dozens of side-splitting clips (more…)
A Transcendent Moment in Roots
04:11 — 'Roots' co-stars Louis Gossett Jr. and LeVar Burton describe a special scene they shared and all that it implied. Gossett Jr., who played the characte (more…)
Miniseries
53:10 — Miniseries such as 'Roots,' 'Rich Man, Poor Man' and 'The Thorn Birds' mastered the art of storytelling. With their epic sagas, these television even (more…)
St.Elsewhere "Got it Right"
01:36 — 'St.Elsewhere' was the first show to portray medical procedures and the high pressure life of medical professionals accurately.
Jimmie Walker on "Taking the Pie"
01:48 — Though producer Norman Lear intended his hit 'Good Times' to be a family show with tender, sentimental moments, young actor Jimmie Walker was there to (more…)
Professor Cosby
01:14 — Bill Cosby's interest in children's education began long before his groundbreaking family sitcom, 'The Cosby Show'. He even planned to leave televisio (more…)
Cloris Leachman Talks Comedy
01:52 — In this clip, Emmy-award winning comedic actress Cloris Leachman discusses her theatrical training and shares her acting philosophy.
Jonathan Winters "Mentors" Robin Williams
01:36 — Improv master Jonathan Winters paved the way for younger comedians like Robin Williams. During the filming of 'Mork and Mindy,' the two actors shared (more…)
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  • Premiered: January 2, 2008
  • Rating: TV-G
  • Premise: Trailblazers of the small screen are highlighted. (more)

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