Actor Jerry Van Dyke, star of My Mother the Car and Accidental Family, has died at the age of 86.
A look at my 12 favorite obscurities from the 1970s, including Sons and Daughters, The Headmaster, Lucas Tanner, Cliffhangers, and Nancy.
Andy Griffith’s 1970 sitcom The Headmaster turns 45 today. It was not well received by critics or viewers and was retooled at mid-season.
Higher quality fall previews for both The Headmaster and The Interns are now available.
My latest article is about The Headmaster, a CBS drama starring Andy Griffith that ran for 14 episodes during the 1970-1971 season.
Andy Griffith returned to TV with this CBS drama series in which he played the headmaster of a private school. Ratings were low so after just 14 episodes CBS revamped the series as The New Andy Griffith Show in January 1971.