ABC CELEBRATES 50 YEARS IN TELEVISION WITH A TRIBUTE TO ITS FUNNIEST
MOMENTS � INCLUDING FLUBS FROM �HAPPY DAYS� AND �NYPD BLUE� --
IN �ABC�S 50th ANNIVERSARY BLOOPER CELEBRATION, PART 2�
Dick Clark Hosts
Special Guest Appearances By Tom Bosley (�Happy Days�), Dennis Franz (�NYPD Blue�),
Michael Badalucco (�The Practice�), Donny Osmond (�Donny and Marie�),
And Marilu Henner Has an Unforgettable Moment with Danny De Vito (�Taxi�)
ABC�s biggest stars from the past 50 years are seen in one of television�s longest-running series of specials, Dick Clark�s �Bloopers,� on �ABC's 50th Anniversary Blooper Celebration, Part 2.� Hosted by Clark and featuring special guest appearances by Tom Bosley (�Happy Days�), Dennis Franz (�NYPD Blue�), Michael Badalucco (�The Practice�), Donny Osmond (�Donny and Marie�), and Marilu Henner sharing an unforgettable moment with �Taxi� co-star Danny De Vito, the special will air SATURDAY, AUGUST 12 (8:00-9:00 p.m., ET), on the ABC Television Network. (Rebroadcast. OAD: 5/5/03)
�ABC�S 50th Anniversary Blooper Celebration, Part 2� features funny out-takes from popular ABC shows from the past 50 years. Using film and tape segments, viewers will be treated to bleeped ad-libs, forgotten lines and uncontrollable laughter from some of ABC�s favorite stars.
Tom Bosley introduces a series of bloopers from �Happy Days� and Dennis Franz shares some flubs from �NYPD Blue.�
Celebrities bloopers include Tim Allen, Pat Boone, Lara Flynn Boyle, John Byner, Johnny Carson, Cheech & Chong, Gordon Clapp, Pam Dawber, Danny De Vito, Nancy Dussault, Tennessee Ernie Ford, Sara Gilbert, Monty Hall, Robert Hegyes, Katherine Helmond, Marilu Henner, Lawrence Hilton-Jacobs, Judd Hirsch, Bob Hope, Ron Howard, Jack Klugman, Camryn Manheim, Dylan McDermott, Ed McMahon, Donny Most, Pat Morita, Jacqueline Obradors, Marie Osmond, Ron Pallilo, Jerry Paris, Tony Randall, Charlotte Ross, Marion Ross, Peter Scolari, Marcia Strassman, John Travolta, Jerry Van Dyke, Lawrence Welk, Anson Williams, Cindy Williams and Henry Winkler.
Shows featured will be �According to Jim,� �American Bandstand,� �Bosom Buddies,� �Donny and Marie,� �Happy Days,� �Home Improvement,� �Laverne and Shirley,� �The Lawrence Welk Show,� �Let�s Make a Deal,� �Mork and Mindy,� �NYPD Blue,� �The Odd Couple,� �The Pat Boone Chevy Showroom,� �The Practice,� �Taxi,� �Tennessee Ernie Ford Christmas Special,� �Too Close For Comfort� and �Who Do You Trust.�
Dick Clark and Al Schwartz are the executive producers of �ABC's 50th Anniversary Blooper Celebration, Part 2,� with Schwartz also directing. The producer and writer is Barry Adelman. Ken Shapiro is the co-producer and Bob Bardo is the executive in charge of production. The special is a presentation of dick clark productions, inc. This program carries a TV-PG,L parental guideline.