The show must go on : how the deaths of lead actors have affected television series / Douglas Snauffer ; foreword by Joel Thurm
- Snauffer, Douglas
- Jefferson, N.C. : McFarland, 
- Copyright Date:
- Physical Description:
- ix, 218 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
- 1. 8 Simple Rules for Dating My Teenage Daughter: John Ritter -- 2. Alias Smith & Jones: Peter Duel -- 3. Bonanza: Dan Blocker -- 4. Cheers: Nicholas Colasanto -- 5. Chico and the Man: Freddie Prinze -- 6. Cover Up: Jon-Erik Hexum -- 7. Dallas: Jim Davis -- 8. Eight Is Enough: Diana Hyland -- 9. Gimmea Break!: Dolph Sweet -- 10. Lime Street: Samantha Smith -- 11. NewsRadio: Phil Hartman -- 12. The Royal Family: Redd Foxx -- 13. The Sopranos: Nancy Marchand -- 14. Bonus Chapter.
- "A powerful, behind-the-scenes look at some of America's all-time favorite television programs during their darkest hours, this study examines how various hit series have absorbed the death of a lead actor during production"--Provided by publisher.
- 9780786432950 (softcover : alk. paper)
0786432950 (softcover : alk. paper)
- Bibliography Note:
- Includes bibliographical references and index.
- Source of Acquisition:
- Hazleton copy: Purchased with funds from the Paterno Libraries Endowment; 2009.
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