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Andrew Shue and Grant Show drama

_Melrose Place_

2

_Twenty-One_ host

Maury Povich

3

Longest running TV program

_Meet the Press_

4

Shirley Booth and Don DeFore comedy

_Hazel_

5

Fred Gwynne and Yvonne DeCarlo comedy

_The Munsters_

6

PBS top rated show

_Antques Road Show_

7

Richard Boone western

_Have Gun Will Travel_

8

Diana Rigg and Patrick Macnee spy drama

_The Avengers_

9

Erik Estrada and Larry Wilcox police series

_CHIPS_

10

Delta Burke and Dixie Carter sitcom

_Designing Women_

11

Richard Thomas and Michael Learned drama

_The Waltons_

12

_ABC's Wide World of Sports_ host

Jim McKay

13

Larry Hagman and Barbara Eden comedy

_I Dream of Jeannie_

14

"The Galloping Gourmet"

Graham Kerr

15

_What's My Line_ host

John Daly

16

_The 10K (25K) Pyramid_ Host

Dick Clark

17

original _Jeopardy!_ host

Art Fleming

18

_Firing Line_ host

William F. Buckley

19

Efrem Zimbalist Jr. private detective series

_77 Sunset Strip_

20

Richard Dysart and Alan Rachins legal drama

_LA Law_

21

John Amos and Jimmie Walker comedy

_Good Times_

22

Most watched syndicated program

_Wheel of Fortune_

23

_Hollywood Squares_ original host

Peter Marshall

24

Bea Arthur and Estelle Getty comedy

_The Golden Girls_

25

Ernest Borgnine and Tim Conway comedy

_McHale's Navy_

26

Tim Allen and Patricia Richardson drama

_Home Improvement_

27

Tony Danza and Judith Light sitcom

_Who's the Boss?_

28

_Truth or Consequences_ host

Bob Barker

29

Buddy Ebsen detective drama

_Barnaby Jones_

30

Largest Spanish speaking network

Univision

31

Chuck Connors western

_The Rifleman_

32

Vince Edwards and Sam Jaffe medical drama

_Ben Casey_

33

June Lockhart and Guy Williams sci-fi series

_Lost in Space_

34

_The Original Amateur Hour_ host

Ted Mack

35

Chad Everett medical drama

_Medical Center_

36

Broderick Crawford police drama

_Highway Patrol_

37

Robert Wagner drama

_It Takes a Thief_

38

Longest running prime time TV program

_60 Minutes_

39

original _Soul Train_ host

Don Cornileous

40

Mackenzie Phillips and Valerie Bertinelli sitcom

_One Day at a Time_

41

Game show host with 14 Emmys

Bob Barker

42

John Astin and Carolyn Jones comedy

_The Addams Family_

43

James Arness and Amanda Blake western

_Gunsmoke_

44

Gene Barry western

_Bat Masterson_

45

Robert Stack mystery series

_Unsolved Mysteries_

46

Ed Asner newspaper drama

_Lou Grant_

47

Most watched movie on TV

_Gone With the Wind_

48

Robert Guillaume and Inga Swenson comedy

_Benson_

49

Ken Berry and Forrest Tucker comedy

_F Troop_

50

_The Newlywed Game_ host

Bob Eubanks

51

_American Bandstand_ host

Dick Clark

52

_Jeopardy!_ and _Wheel of Fortune_ creator

Merv Griffin

53

Brook Shields sitcom

_Suddenly Susan_

54

Ed O'Neill and Katey Sagal sitcom

_Married…With Children_

55

Phil Sivlers' sitcom character

Sgt. Bilko

56

Louise Lasser comedy/soap opera

_Mary Hartman Mary Hartman_

57

Jack Webb and Harry Morgan police series

_Dragnet_

58

Rod Serling sci-fi show 1959-65

_The Twilight Zone_

59

_Concentration_ original host

Hugh Downs

60

James Burke history series

_Connections_

61

Brian Keith and Sebastian Cabot family series

_Family Affair_

62

George Reeves action series

_Superman_

63

Robert Vaughn and David McCallum spy series

_The Man From U.N.C.L.E._

64

Robert Wagner and Stephanie Powers mystery series

_Hart to Hart_

65

Fred Gwynne police comedy

_Car 54 Where are You?_

66

Adam West and Burt Ward action series

_Batman_

67

Robert Blake and Fred the cockatoo police drama

_Baretta_

68

Carroll O'Connor and Howard Rollins police drama

_In the Heat of the Night_

69

Bob Crane and Werner Klemperer comedy

_Hogan's Heroes_

70

Raymond Burr disabled detective legal drama

_Ironside_

71

_Let's Make a Deal_ host

Monty Hall

72

_The Joker's Wild_ host

Jack Barry

73

Hugh Beaumont and Barbara Billingsley comedy

_Leave it to Beaver_

74

_House Party_ host

Art Linkletter

75

Eddie Albert and Eva Gabor comedy

_Green Acres_

76

George Peppard detective drama

_Banacek_

77

Tim Daly and Steven Weber sitcom

_Wings_

78

_College Bowl_ original host

Allen Ludden

79

Barbara Stanwyck and Lee Majors western

_The Big Valley_

80

Chuck Norris action series

_Walker - Texas Ranger_

81

David Carradine action series

_Kung Fu_

82

Peter Falk detective series

_Columbo_

83

Program syndicated in most countries

_Baywatch_

84

Marlin Perkins and Jim Fowler wildlife program

_Wild Kingdom_

85

Richard Chamberlain medical series

_Dr. Kildare_

86

Pernell Roberts medical drama

_Trapper John M.D._

87

Clint Eastwood and Eric Fleming western

_Rawhide_

88

Buddy Ebsern and Irene Ryan comedy

_The Beverly Hillbillies_

89

Origianl _Monday Night Football_ hosts

Don Meredith - Keith Jackson - Howard Cosell

90

June Lockhart and Jon Provost family series

_Lassie_

91

_America's Funniest Home Videos_ host

Bob Saget

92

John Lithgow and Jane Curtin comedy

_Third Rock fom the Sun_

93

_Password_ host

Allen Ludden

94

Rod Serling sci-fi show 1970-73

_Night Gallery_

95

Jane Wyman and Lorenzo Lamas drama

_Falcon Crest_

96

Ann Sothern sitcom

_My Mother The Car_

97

Rock Hudson and Susan St. James police drama

_McMillan and Wife_

98

_See It Now_ host

Edward R. Murrow

99

Most watched single TV episode.

Last episode of _MASH_

100

Bea Benaderet and Edgar Buchanan comedy

_Petticoat Junction_

101

Florence Henderson and Robert Reed sitcom

_The Brady Bunch_

102

_20/20_ female co-host

Barbara Walters

103

Sharon Gless and Tyne Daly police drama

_Cagney and Lacey_

104

Don Johnson and Philip Michael Thomas police drama

_Miami Vice_

105

Dick Van Dyke murder-mystery series

_Diagnosis Murder_

106

Largest Christian network

Trinity (TBN)

107

James Garner and Jack Kelly western

_Maverick_

108

2nd longest running prime time animated program

_The Flintstones_

109

Most watched mini series

_Roots_

110

_Inside Edition_ host

Deborah Norville

111

Stacy Keach detective series

_Mike Hammer_

112

_Politically Incorrect_ host

Bill Maher

113

Walter Brennan and Richard Crenna comedy

_The Real McCoys_

114

Raymond Burr and Barbara Hale murder series

_Perry Mason_

115

Lorne Greene and Michael Landon western

_Bonanza_

116

Jack Klugman medical drama

_Quincy M.E._

117

Robert Young and Jane Wyatt family series

_Father Knows Best_

118

_This is Your Life_ host

Ralph Edwards

119

Clayton Moore and Jay Silverheels western

_The Lone Ranger_

120

Duncan Renaldo and Leo Carrillo western

_The Cisco Kid_

121

Daniel Travanti and Ed Marinaro police show

_Hill Street Blues_

122

Lynda Carter action series

_Wonder Woman_

123

ABC news magazine 1978-

_20/20_

124

The skipper's name on _Gilligan's Island_

Jonas Grumby

125

Bea Arthur and Adrenne Barbeau comedy

_Maude_

126

_The Untouchables_ narrator

Walter Winchell

127

William Conrad detective series

_Cannon_

128

Robin Williams and Pam Dawber comedy

_Mork and Mindy_

129

_Family Feud_ original host

Richard Dawson

130

_Late Late Show_ host

Tom Snyder

131

Dwayne Hickman and Bob Denver comedy

_Dobie Gillis_

132

Paul Reiser and Helen Hunt sitcom

_Mad About You_

133

Jack Lord and James MacArthur police series

_Hawaii Five-O_

134

Andy Griffith legal drama

_Matlock_

135

Dennis Weaver police show

_McCloud_

136

Mike Connors detective drama

_Mannix_

137

Jane Seymour western drama

_Dr. Quinn Medicine Woman_

138

Robert Culp and Bill Cosby spy series

_I Spy_

139

Robert Young medical drama

_Marcus Welby M.D._

140

_Greed_ host

Chuck Wollery

141

Alan Hale and Bob Denver Comedy

_Gilligan's Island_

142

_60 Minutes_ original hosts

Mike Wallace and Harry Reasoner

143

Angie Dickinson police series

_Police Woman_

144

_To Tell the Truth_ host

Bud Collyer

145

_I've Got a Secret_ host

Garry Moore

146

Gabe Kaplan and John Travolta comedy

_Welcome Back Kotter_

147

Dick Van Patten family drama

_Eight is Enough_

148

Tom Skerrit and Kathy Baker comedy

_Picket Fences_

149

Linda Lavin and Polly Holliday sitcom

_Alice_

150

Karl Malden and Michael Douglas police drama

_The Streets of San Francisco_

151

Bret Reed and Bruce Lee action series

_The Green Hornet_

152

Suzanne Somers and John Ritter sitcom

_Three's Company_

153

Robert Stack G-Man series

_The Untouchables_

154

_The Price is Right_ host

Bob Barker

155

Gale Storm and Charles Ferrell sitcom

_My Little Margie_

156

Michael J. Fox and Meredith Baxter-Birney sitcom

_Family Ties_

157

Candice Bergen sitcom

_Murphy Brown_

158

Sherman Hemsley and Isabel Sanford sitcom

_The Jeffersons_

159

Elizabeth Montgomery and Agnes Mooreahead comedy

_Bewitched_