World War II

Sonny Fox and Holding On To Hope

June 17th, 2015
Sonny Fox

Sonny Fox, host of the popular children's show Wonderama, celebrates his 90th birthday today. In addition to hosting television shows, Fox was also a Prisoner of War in Nazi Germany during World War II.

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How WWII Led The Late Dick Smith To A Career In Makeup

October 17th, 2014
Dick Smith

Dick Smith was one of THE biggest forces in screen makeup.

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Honoring a Fallen Comrade

May 26th, 2014
Delbert Mann

Delbert Mann was an Emmy-winning and Oscar-winning director, for the Producers' Showcase episode "Our Town" and the feature film "Marty," respectively.

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Veterans Day: Honoring Those Who Served

November 11th, 2013
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"Television brought the war home in a way that had never been done before. I can remember the Korean War as a kid, and I didn’t see this [Vietnam War] on television that way. I mean there it was, every night in your living room. You are forced to confront the reality of what is going on there.

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