Pioneers of Television
May 06, 2014 08:00 PMTV Network - PBS
This may have started as a one-season notion, or perhaps from the beginning the producers knew exactly what they were planning on doing long-term with the show. What we can tell you with a great deal of certainty is the following -- tonight, the fourth season of the show is ending. The episode is titled "Acting Funny," and consequently, we imagine, it will focus on humor. They have already done an episode this season on standup comedians going to sitcoms, so we wonder about the overlap. Tune in and find out.
Apr 09, 2013
With interviews and archival material, the television comedy career of actress and comic Carol Burnett is examined, and the ways in which past female comics helped pave the way for today's TV comediennes are highlighted.