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14

Aug

Ron Palillo, Horshack from ‘Welcome Back, Kotter,’ Dead at 63

Ron Palillo, beloved TV icon of ‘Welcome Back, Kotter’ fame has passed away. He will always be remembered for the numerous laughs he created with his character Arnold Horshack.

10

Aug

Aye, it’s George Lopez!
Have you ever noticed the chalkboard on the side of the Lopez family’s refrigerator? Well if you look closely, you’ll see a new inspiriational saying was written on it in each episode!
Learn more about George Lopez at the Paley!

Aye, it’s George Lopez!

Have you ever noticed the chalkboard on the side of the Lopez family’s refrigerator? Well if you look closely, you’ll see a new inspiriational saying was written on it in each episode!

Learn more about George Lopez at the Paley!

08

Aug

It’s a bird! It’s a plane! No, it’s Smallville!
Have you ever noticed the costume department’s subtle foreshadowing? Avid fans will notice Clark can be seen wearing any one of, or a combination of red, yellow and blue; the colors he will one day don as Superman!
Don’t miss Smallville and more at The Paley Center for Media!

It’s a bird! It’s a plane! No, it’s Smallville!

Have you ever noticed the costume department’s subtle foreshadowing? Avid fans will notice Clark can be seen wearing any one of, or a combination of red, yellow and blue; the colors he will one day don as Superman!

Don’t miss Smallville and more at The Paley Center for Media!

02

Aug

Oy, it’s the Gilmore Girls!
Remember Lorelai and Rory’s quick wit and long speeches? Well, due to the fast pace speech in the show, the average script for an episode of the ran 75-80 pages. That’s nearly double the average 45-50 pages for a standard hour-long television show!
Check out the Girlmore Girls and more at the Paley!

Oy, it’s the Gilmore Girls!

Remember Lorelai and Rory’s quick wit and long speeches? Well, due to the fast pace speech in the show, the average script for an episode of the ran 75-80 pages. That’s nearly double the average 45-50 pages for a standard hour-long television show!

Check out the Girlmore Girls and more at the Paley!

30

Jul

Mama mia, it’s The Sopranos!
Did you know there wasn’t always a gun image in The Sopranos title logo? HBO added in the gun because they were worried the title of the series would make the audience think it was about music!
Learn more about The Sopranos at The Paley Center for Media!

Mama mia, it’s The Sopranos!

Did you know there wasn’t always a gun image in The Sopranos title logo? HBO added in the gun because they were worried the title of the series would make the audience think it was about music!

Learn more about The Sopranos at The Paley Center for Media!

25

Jul

Alert the President, it’s The West Wing!
Did you know The West Wing set was almost too realistic? Warner Bros. tour groups were actually not permitted inside the sound stages where the show was filmed due to White House security concerns!
Learn more about The West Wing at the Paley!

Alert the President, it’s The West Wing!

Did you know The West Wing set was almost too realistic? Warner Bros. tour groups were actually not permitted inside the sound stages where the show was filmed due to White House security concerns!

Learn more about The West Wing at the Paley!

23

Jul

Cleveland Rocks, Cleveland Rocks! It’s The Drew Carey Show!
They must be really tech savvy over in Ohio… Did you know The Drew Carey Show was the first television show to have an episode simulcast on the Internet? Talk about being ahead of the times!
Don’t miss The Drew Carey Show at the Paley Center!

Cleveland Rocks, Cleveland Rocks! It’s The Drew Carey Show!

They must be really tech savvy over in Ohio… Did you know The Drew Carey Show was the first television show to have an episode simulcast on the Internet? Talk about being ahead of the times!

Don’t miss The Drew Carey Show at the Paley Center!

19

Jul

♫ So no one told you life was gonna be this waaaay… ♪ It’s Friends!
Did you know Matt LeBlanc only had $11 to his name when he first auditioned for the role of Joey Tribbiani? He spent his first Friends paycheck on a hot dinner!
Don’t miss Friends at the Paley Center for Media!

♫ So no one told you life was gonna be this waaaay… ♪ It’s Friends!

Did you know Matt LeBlanc only had $11 to his name when he first auditioned for the role of Joey Tribbiani? He spent his first Friends paycheck on a hot dinner!

Don’t miss Friends at the Paley Center for Media!

18

Jul

We need a doctor, stat. It’s ER!
Did you know ER is the longest-running primetime medical drama in American Television History? And not for nothing, the series earned 124 Emmy nominations, making it the most nominated drama in history!
Check out ER and more at the Paley Center!

We need a doctor, stat. It’s ER!

Did you know ER is the longest-running primetime medical drama in American Television History? And not for nothing, the series earned 124 Emmy nominations, making it the most nominated drama in history!

Check out ER and more at the Paley Center!

16

Jul

Zaney to the max, wisecracks by the stacks, it’s the Animainiacs!
Who could forget Yakko, Wacko and Dot? Our favorite Warner sister had much more in common with Warner Bros. studio than just a name… Have you ever noticed Dot’s head is shaped like the Warner Bros. shield?
Get all scoop on the Animainiacs at the Paley Center for Media!

Zaney to the max, wisecracks by the stacks, it’s the Animainiacs!

Who could forget Yakko, Wacko and Dot? Our favorite Warner sister had much more in common with Warner Bros. studio than just a name… Have you ever noticed Dot’s head is shaped like the Warner Bros. shield?

Get all scoop on the Animainiacs at the Paley Center for Media!