Saturday, August 20, 2016

Who's still alive in sitcom world, for pete's sake?

Let's celebrate those still with us, from classic sitcoms:

LIFE WITH ELIZABETH/DATE WITH ANGELS - Betty White

THE HONEYMOONERS - Joyce Randolph (Trixie)


FATHER KNOWS BEST -  Elinor Donahue ( Betty) Billy Gray (Bud), Lauren Chapin (Kitty)

DANNY THOMAS SHOW - Angla Cartwright (Linda)

REAL MCCOYS - Kathy Nolan (Kate)

LEAVE IT TO BEAVER - Jerry Mathers (the Beav), Tony Dow (Wally), 
Ken Osmond (Eddie Haskell)

DONNA REED SHOW - Shelly Fabares (Mary), Paul Peterson (Jeff)

DENNIS THE MENACE - Jay North (Dennis), Gloria Henry (Alice)

DOBIE GILLIS - Dwayne Hickman (Dobie), Warren Beatty (Milton Armitage),
   Tuesday Weld (Thalia Menninger), Shiela James (Zelda)

ANDY GRIFFITH SHOW - Ron Howard (Opie), Jim Nabors (Gomer Pyle), Ken Berry and Arlene Golonka  (from "Mayberry RFD")

MY THREE SONS - Tim Considine (Mike), Stanley Livingston (Steve),
 Barry Livingstson (Ernie)

DICK VAN DYKE SHOW - Dick Van Dyke (Rob Petrie), Mary Tyler Moore (Laura Petrie),
    Rose Marie ( Sally Miles), Carl Reiner (Alan Brady)

MCHALE'S NAVY - Tim Conway (Ensign Parker), Gavin McLeod

BEVERLY HILLBILLIES - Max Baer (Jethro)

PETTICOAT JUNCTION - Linda Kaye (Betty Jo), Jeannine Riley/Gunilla Hutton (Billie Jo),
    Pat Woodell/Lori Saunders (Bobbi Jo)

ADDAMS FAMILY - John Astin (Gomez), Lisa Loring (Wednesday)

GOMER PYLE USMC - Jim Nabors (Gomer), Ronnie Schell (Duke)

THE MUNSTERS - Butch Patrick (Eddie), Pat Priest (Marilyn)

BEWITCHED - Erin Murphy (Tabitha)

GILLIGAN'S ISLAND - Tina Louise (Ginger), Dawn Wells (Mary Ann)

F TROOP - Larry Storch (Corp. Agarn), Ken Berry (Capt. Parmenter)
    James Hampton (Dobbs)

GIDGET - Sally Field (Gidget)

MY MOTHER, THE CAR - Jerry Van Dyke (David)

GET SMART - Barbara Feldon (99), Dick Gautier (Hymie)

I DREAM OF JEANNIE - Barbara Eden (Jeannie), Bill Dailey (Roger)

GREEN ACRES - Tom Lester (Eb)

HOGAN'S HEROES - Robert Clary (Labaue) Kenneth Washington (Baker)

FAMILY AFFAIR - Johnnie Whitakre (Jody), Kathy Garver (Sissy)

THAT GIRL - Marlo Thomas (Ann Marie), Bernie Kopell, Jackie Joseph, Rose Marie

FLYING NUN - Sally Field (Sister Bertrille), Marge Redmond

DORIS DAY SHOW - Doris Day, Kaye Ballard, Jackie Joseph

HERE'S LUCY - Lucie Arnaz, Desi Arnaz Jr.

JULIA - Diahann Carroll (Julia), Marc Copage (Corey)

BRADY BUNCH - Florence Henderson (Carol), Maureen McCormick (Marcia), Eve Plumb (Jan), Susan Olsen (Cindy), Barry Williams (Greg), Christopher Knight (Peter), Mike Lookinland (Bobby)

COURTSHIP OF EDDIE'S FATHER - Brandon Cruz (Eddie)

ROOM 222 - Michael Constantine, Lloyd Haines, Denise Nicholas, Karen Valentine

NANNY AND THE PROFESSOR - Juliet Mills (Nanny)

PARTRIDGE FAMILY - Shirley Jones (Shirley), David Cassidy (Keith), Susan Dey (Laurie),
Danny Bonaduce (Danny), Brian Forster (Chris)

MARY TYLER MOORE SHOW - Mary Tyler Moore (Mary Richards), Valerie Harper (Rhoda Morgenstern), Cloris Leachman (Phyllis), Ed Asner (Lou Grant), GAvid Macleod (Murray),
Betty White (Sue Ann), Georgia Engel (Georgette)

ALL IN THE FAMILY - Rob Reiner (Mike Stivic), Sally Struthers (Gloria), Danielle Brisebois (Stephanie)

SANFORD AND SON - Demond Wilson (Lamont), Nathanial Taylor (Rollo)

M*A*S*H - Alan Alda (Hawkeye Pierce), Garry Burghoff (Radar), Loretta Swit (Hot Lips),
Jamie Farr (Klinger), William Christopher (Father Mulcahey), Mike Farrell (BJ), David Ogden Stiers (Winchester), GW Bailey (Rizzo)

MAUDE - Bill Macy (Walter), Addrienne Barbeau (Carol)

BOB NEWHART SHOW - Bob Newhart (Hi, Bob), Bill Dailey (Howard), Peter Bonerz (Jerry)

GOOD TIMES - Jimmie Walker (JJ), Bernadette Stanis (Thelma), Ralph Carter (Michael),
John Amos (James), Ja'Net Dubois (Wilona), Janet Jackson (Penny), Johhny Brown(Bookman)

HAPPY DAYS - Ron Howard (Richie), Henry Winkler (Fonzie), Marion Ross (Marion),
Anson Williams (Potsie), Donny Most (Ralph Malph), Erin Moran (Joannie), Scott Baio (Chachi)

RHODA - Valerie Harper (Rhoda), Julie Kavner (Brenda), Ray Buktenica (Benny)

CHICO AND THE MAN - Della Reese (Della)

THE JEFFERSONS - Marla Gibbs (Florence), Berlinda Tolbert (Jenny), Damon Evans (Lionel)

BARNEY MILLER - Hal Linden (Barney), Ron Glass (Harris), Max Gail (Wojohowitz)
Gregory Sierra (Chano), Linda Lavin, Barbara Barrie

WELCOME BACK, KOTTER - Gabe Kaplan (Gabe), John Travolta (Vinnie Barbarino),
Lawrence HIlton-Jacobs (Freddie Boom Boom Washington)

LAVERNE AND SHIRLEY- Penny Marshall (Laverne), Cindy Williams (Shirley), Michael McKean (Lenny), DAvid L. Lander (Squiggy), Eddie Mekka (Carmine)

ONE DAY AT A TIME - Mackenzie Phillips (Julie), Valerie Bertinelli (Barbara), Richard Masur (David Kane), Shelly Fabares (Francine), Glenn Scarpelli, Michael Lembeck, Boyd Gaines

ALICE - Linda Lavin (Alice), Philip McKeon (Tommy), Polly Holliday (Flo), Diane Ladd (Belle), Celia Weston (Jolene)

WHAT'S HAPPENING - Ernest Thompson Jr. (Rog), Haywood Nelson (Dwayne), Danielle Spencer (Dee)

MARY HARTMAN MARY HARTMAN - Louise Lasser, Mary Kay Place, Greg Mullavey, Martin Mull, Fred Willard, Dabney Coleman

THREE'S COMPANY - Joyce Dewitt (Janet), Suzanne Somers (Chrissy), Richard Kline (Larry), Jeffrey Tambor and Patty McCormick (from "The Ropers"), Priscilla Barnes (Terri)

LOVE BOAT - Gavid McLeod (Capt. Steubing), Bernie Kopell (Doc), Ted Lange (Isaac), Fred Grandy (Gopher), Lauren Tewes (Julie), Jill Whelan (Vicki)

SOAP - Robert Guillame (Benson)Katherine Hellmond (Jessica), Robert Mandan (Chester), Diana Canova (Corinne), Jennifer Salt (Eunice), Jimmy Baio (Billy), Jay Johnson, Billy Crystal (Jody), Ted Wass (Danny)

MORK AND MINDY - Pam Dawber (Mindy), Conrad Janis

TAXI - Judd Hirsch (Alex), Danny Devito (Louie), Marilu Henner (Elaine), Tony Danza (Tony)
Christopher Lloyd (Reverend Jim), Carol Kane (Simka)

WKRP IN CINCINNATI - Gary Sandy (Andy), Loni Anderson (Jennifer), Tim Ried (Venus),
Howard Hesseman (Johnny Fever), Richard Sanders (Les). Frank Bonner (Herb), 
Jan Smithers (Bailey)

DIFF'RENT STROKES - Todd Bridges (Willis), Charlotte Rae (Mrs. Garrett)

BENSON - Robert Guillame (Benson), Didi Conn, Missy Gold, Rene Auberjoinios, Ethan Phillips, Inga Swenson

TOO CLOSE FOR COMFORT - Nancy Dussault, Debra Van Valkenberg, Lydia Cornell

BOSOM BUDDIES - Tom Hanks, Peter Scolari, Holland Taylor, Donna Dixon, 
   Telma Hopkins 

FACTS OF LIFE - Charlotte Rae, Lisa Whelchel, Mindy Cohn, Nancy McKeon, Kim Fields, Geri Jewell, Cloris Leachman, George Clooney

MAMA'S FAMILY - Vicki Lawrence, Carol Burnett, Tim Conway, Ken Berry, Dorothy Lyman, Betty White, Beverly Archer

And let's not forget the creators, writers and directors:  Norman Lear, James L. Brooks, Alan Burns, Mel Brooks, Buck Henry, Jay Sandrich, Susan Harris, Paul Bogart, Gene Reynolds, Carl Reiner, Tom Patchett and Jay Tarses, Bill Persky, Hugh Wilson, Paul Junger Witt and Tony Thomas, Glen and Les Charles, Lowell Ganz and Babaloo Mandel, Bernie Kukoff, James Burrows


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