We Celebrated


The Academy of Television Arts & Sciences Foundation Presents

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Interviewees discuss memorable moments of celebration on TV.

Highlights
Susan Lucci on breaking her Emmy losing streak in 1999
Anthony Geary and Genie Francis on the wedding of "Luke and Laura" on General Hospital
Walter Cronkite on "the great story of our century"; man landing on the moon
Bruce Vilanch on Bette Midler's farewell to Johnny Carson
Peter Bonerz on the Ross/Rachel kiss from the Friends season two episode, "The One Where Ross Finds Out"
Art Linkletter on his friendship with Walt Disney and on hosting the live broadcast of the opening of Disneyland
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Steve Allen

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Steve Allen on sketches outside the studio on The Tonight Show

George Bodenheimer

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George Bodenheimer on ESPN televising the America's Cup sailing event for the first time in 1987

Peter Bonerz

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Peter Bonerz on the Ross/Rachel kiss from the Friends season two episode, "The One Where Ross Finds Out"

Walter Cronkite

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Walter Cronkite on "the great story of our century"; man landing on the moon
Walter Cronkite on covering the coronation of Queen Elizabeth II in London in 1953, and the technical challenges that presented

Genie Francis

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Anthony Geary and Genie Francis on the wedding of "Luke and Laura" on General Hospital

Curt Gowdy

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Sportscaster Curt Gowdy on the first Super Bowl, broadcast by both NBC and CBS

Louis J. Horvitz

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Louis J. Horvitz on Cuba Gooding Jr.'s acceptance speech at The Academy Awards
Louis J. Horvitz on Adrien Brody's acceptance speech at The Academy Awards

Mario Kreutzberger

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Mario Kreutzberger on his character "Don Francisco" who has hosted Sabado Gigante since 1962

Susan Lucci

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Susan Lucci on breaking her Emmy losing streak in 1999

Burt Metcalfe

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Burt Metcalfe on the M*A*S*H  finale "Goodbye, Farewell, and Amen"
Burt Metcalfe on the reception of the M*A*S*H  finale "Goodbye, Farewell, and Amen"

John Moffitt

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John Moffitt on The Beatles' appearances on The Ed Sullivan Show (cont.)

Bruce Vilanch

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Bruce Vilanch on Bette Midler's farewell to Johnny Carson

Jeff Zucker

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Jeff Zucker on the first episode of Saturday Night Live  following 9/11

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