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Interview with filmmaker Ken Burns on Prohibition and his career
Interviews | Posted by TV Time Machine 26.09.11

Filmmaker Ken Burns is interviewed by host Jim Benson about his Emmy Award-winning documentary career including The Civil War, Baseball, and his latest PBS masterpiece, Prohibition.

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News | Posted by TV Time Machine 27.06.11

In his last interview, Peter Falk, best known for playing the classic TV detective Lt. Columbo, talked about his famous character in a one-hour interview on the radio show TV Time Machine hosted by TV historian Jim Benson, heard online and on terrestrial radio every Saturday at 3PM PDT in Southern California on 1170 KCBQ-AM.

In 2007, Peter Falk gave one his most comprehensive interviews ever on TV Time Machine, discussing his nearly fifty-years in television and movies. Joined by author Mark Dawidziak (The Columbo Phile), Mr. Falk spoke extensively about his two Academy Award-nominated roles in Pocketful of Miracles and Murder Inc., and his most famous role of all–the seemingly dim-bulb LAPD homicide detective named Lt. Columbo.

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The Archive of American Television with Karen Herman and Jenni Matz
Interviews | Posted by TV Time Machine 13.06.11

In this edition of TV Time Machine, host Jim Benson interviews Karen Herman and Jenni Matz of The Academy of Television Arts and Sciences Archive of American Television.

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Edward Reid Wows Britain’s Got Talent
Interviews Jim's View News | Posted by TV Time Machine 29.04.11

TV Time Machine host Jim Benson puts a spotlight on Edward Reid and his remarkable audition on Britain’s Got Talent.

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