Daktari

Daktari, 1966 Leaving no stone unturned in our quest to remember all the rubbish or maybe not we used to watch in school holidays.Daktari (Swahilli for Doctor) was an American drama originally screened in ...
Hit Kids TV show The Banana Splits

The Banana Splits, 1968

The Banana Splits, 1968 This  Hanna-Barbera kids classic made it's debut in The US in 1968 and was a regular feature in the UK during the 1970's during summer holidays (although we were unable to track down th...

Wait Till Your Father Gets Home

Wait Till Your Father Gets Home, 1972 Wait Till Your Father Gets Home was an American animated sitcom from the successful animation team at Hanna-Barbera, aimed at a more adult audience than many of it's other...
Star of the hiy US comedy series that was very popular in the UK - Alf

ALF

ALF, 1986 Hugely popular here in the UK.  ALF was the US sitcom that ran for 99 episodes over four series, between 1986 and 1990.  However 3 episodes ran for 60 minutes but were divided into two parts for broa...
Christina applegate became a huge star after starring in Married with children

Married With Children

Married With Children, 1987 Married with Children was a hit American sitcom from the 1980's that became a huge hit with audiences in the UK.Eleven series, totalling two hundred and fifty nine episodes were...

Moonlighting

Moonlighting, 1985 There was a time during the 1980's viewers couldn't get enough American TV.  Miami Vice was huge as was Cheers.  Moonlighting was another show that really caught on, indeed in 2012 our own U...

The Dukes Of Hazzard

The Dukes Of Hazzard, 1979 There was a time when we just couldn't get enough of American TV.  Their Cop shows i.e, Kojak, Starsky and Hutch had become must see TV here in Britain.  Sadly as much as I enjoyed t...
Stan laurel and oliver hardy comedy rthat has spanned generations

Laurel And Hardy

Laurel And Hardy You can't have a section dedicated to US comedy that was popular here in the UK without perhaps one of the greatest comedy double acts of all time: Laurel And Hardy.I often feel lucky that...

Soap

Soap, 1977 Soap was an American sitcom that found popularity in the UK during the mid 80's.The show originally aired in the USA from 1977 to 1981, running for 4 series.  It was picked up in the UK by Chann...

Bewitched

Bewitched, 1964 This US sitcom aired for 8 series over 254 episodes in the USA from 1964 to 1972.  It became a popular fixture in the UK when in the 1960's the BBC began showing episodes.  These were repeated ...