Hit Kids TV show The Banana Splits

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 the UK dates). The serie...
Ahuge hit show on both sides of the atlantic Taxi

Taxi, 1978

A hugely popular American sitcom that won 18 Emmy Awards, including three for Outstanding Comedy Series. The series ran in the USA for four series between 1978 and 1982 with ABC network and NBC for a fifth. ...

The Dukes Of Hazzard, 1979

There was a time when we just couldn't get enougth of American TV.  Their Cop shows ie, Kojak, Starsky and Hutch had become must see TV here in Britain.  Sadly as much as I enjoyed the drama output I never quit...

Cheers, 1982

Kicking off a new section that will showcase some of the output from the USA that made it big in the UK.  You'll find a USA in the UK section in both TV comedy and Classic TV. Where better to start than one ...