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The Thin Man TV Series

Most people know about The Thin Man novel and movie series, but did you also know there was a TV series by the same name?  The Thin Man TV series ran from September 20, 1957 to August 28, 1959 on NBC via MGM-TV, MGM’s attempt to get into television.

The comedy-mystery […]

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Most of you know that Bruce Willis is a big movie star…but the breakout role that put him on a rocket to stardom was playing a jaunty private eye in the 1980s TV show Moonlighting. However, the bigger star when the show first aired was Cybill Shepherd, cast as the female private eye in this series.

Moonlighting […]

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TV’s First Reel Private Dickette

by Colleen Collins. All rights reserved.

The weekly ABC private eye show Honey West, starring Anne Francis as the sultry, high-tech private eye Honey West, ran for only one season (1965-1966), but all these years later it’s a cult classic. It was gimmicky, action-packed, with moments of sexism (don’t forget we’re talking […]

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