Remembering Arthur Hiller

Remembering Arthur Hiller

The director passes away at age 92.

Connie Chung Now Online

Happy 70th birthday, Connie Chung!

The TV journalist was born on August 20, 1946.

Garry Marshall: An Appreciation

Remembering Garry Marshall

A tribute the the late, great writer/producer.

The Archive Partners with the Google Cultural Institute!

The Archive partners with the Google Cultural Institute!

Hear the history of U.S. presidential elections, as told by our interviewees.

Nina Tassler Now Online

A Master Class in TV with Nina Tassler

The former CBS Exec talks developing CSI, The Big Bang Theory, and more!

Why I Became An Oral Historian And How You Can Be One, Too

Why I Became An Oral Historian And How You Can Be One, Too

Why oral histories matter, and how you can conduct your own!

Reuben Cannon now online

Reuben Cannon's Interview Is Now Online!

The casting executive/producer talks casting Moonlighting, The A-Team, and more!

Darren Star now online

A Darren Starry Night

The show creator talks Beverly Hills, 90210; Melrose Place; Sex and the City; Younger, and more!

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Remembering Arthur HillerBlog post imageWe’re sad to learn that director Arthur Hiller has passed away at the age of 92. A native of Canada, he began his career at the CBC before going on to direct “live” television anthologies in the United States, including NBC Matinee Theater...

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Omnibus: Mr. Lincoln

A tele-biography by renowned author, screenwriter, and film critic James Agee, Mr. Lincoln (1952) earned wide acclaim as the centerpiece of OMNIBUS' inaugural season. Starring: Royal Dano and Joanne Woodward.