Pioneers of Television

More than 200 breakthrough stars bring their stories to life in season four of the Emmy-nominated documentary series Pioneers of Television. Each episode melds compelling new interviews with irresistible clips to offer a fresh take on TV's biggest celebrities. Featured stars in season four include Jerry Seinfeld, Robin Williams, Roseanne Barr, Bill Cosby, Tim Allen, Ray Romano, and many more.

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Robin Williams Remembered

55:20

A tribute to Williams that includes one of his last full-length interviews for the series.



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Miniseries

53:10

"Roots," "Rich Man, Poor Man" and "The Thorn Birds" mastered the art of storytelling.

Superheroes

53:10

They fought villains, rescued the innocent and became role models to viewers of every age.

Primetime Soaps

52:00

"Dallas," "Dynasty" and "Knots Landing" were all part of the nighttime soap frenzy.

Funny Ladies

50:00

This episode celebrates the first comediennes to appear on television.