Primetime Soaps
pioneers of television

A nighttime soap frenzy kicks off in the 1980s with Dallas, and Dynasty and the long-running Knots Landing. Sometimes forgotten is the genre's antecedent: 1964's Peyton Place, starring Mia Farrow and Ryan O'Neal. Featured interviews: Larry Hagman, Joan Collins, Patrick Duffy, Linda Evans, Diahann Carroll, Linda Gray, Charlene Tilton, Michelle Lee, Joan Van Ark, and Donna Mills.

Episode Duration: 53 minutes and 14 seconds

Episode Number: 103

About Pioneers of Television:

This nostalgic celebration of classic TV melds compelling original cast interviews with hilarious clips, offering a fresh take on TV's biggest celebrities.

The series covers late-night hosts, comedians, primetime soaps, crime dramas, barrier-breaking entertainers and variety shows.


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