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TV series trivia | 100 did you know facts about famous shows

TV series trivia | 100 did you know facts about famous shows

TV is becoming a medium that rivals cinema. Each year we see more and more tv series and most of them are almost perfect. So let’s find out some things about TV series that left their mark. 21 Jump Street is an American police procedural television series It aired on the Fox network and in first run syndication from April 12, 1987, to April 27, 1991 It has a total of 103 episodes The series focuses on a squad of youthful-looking undercover police officers investigating crimes in high schools, colleges, and other teenage venues It was originally going to be titled Jump Street Chapel, after the deconsecrated church building in which the unit has its headquarters The title was changed at Fox’s request so as not to mislead viewers into thinking it was a religious program The series was created by Patrick Hasburgh and Stephen J. Cannell It was produced by Patrick Hasburgh Productions and Stephen J. Cannell Productions in association with 20th Century Fox Television Executive Producers included Hasburgh, Cannell, Steve Beers and Bill Nuss The show was an early hit for the fledgling Fox network It was created to attract a younger audience The final season aired in first-run syndication mainly on local Fox affiliates It was later rerun on the FX cable network from 1996 to 1998 All 5 seasons are currently available for download on Amazon The series provided a spark to Johnny Depp’s nascent acting career, garnering him national recognition as a teen idol Depp found this status irritating, but he continued on the series under his contract and was paid $45,000 per episode Eventually he was released from his contract after the fourth season A spin-off series, Booker, was produced for the character of Dennis Booker (Richard Grieco) It ran for one season, from September 1989 to June 1990 A film adaptation directed by Phil Lord and Chris Miller was released on March 16, 2012 The film is set in the same continuity as the series, with Johnny Depp, Holly Robinson and Peter DeLuise reprising their characters in cameo appearances Richard Grieco and Dustin Nguyen also have cameos in the 2014 film sequel 22 Jump Street 24 is an American action drama television series The series is created by Joel Surnow and Robert Cochran for Fox The series stars Kiefer Sutherland as counter-terrorist agent Jack Bauer Each season, comprising 24 episodes Each season covers 24 hours in Bauer’s life using the real time method of narration It had its premiere on November 6, 2001 The show spanned 192 episodes over eight seasons The series finale was broadcast on May 24, 2010 In addition, a television film, 24: Redemption, was broadcast between seasons six and seven, on November 23, 2008 24 returned with a ninth season titled 24: Live Another Day It aired from May 5 to July 14, 2014 24: Legacy, a spin-off series featuring new characters, premiered on February 5, 2017 After the cancellation of Legacy in June 2017, Fox announced its plan to develop a new incarnation of the franchise 24 is a joint production by Imagine Television and 20th Century Fox Television and syndicated by 20th Television The series begins with Bauer working for the Los Angeles–based Counter Terrorist Unit, in which he is a highly proficient agent with an “ends justify the means” approach, regardless of the perceived morality of some of his actions Throughout the series most of the main plot elements unfold like a political thriller A typical plot has Bauer racing against the clock as he attempts to thwart multiple terrorist plots Including presidential assassination attempts, weapons of mass destruction detonations, bioterrorism, cyber attacks As well as conspiracies that deal with government and corporate corruption 24 won numerous awards over its eight seasons Including Best Drama Series at the 2004 Golden Globe Awards and Outstanding Drama Series at the 2006 Primetime Emmy Awards At the conclusion of its eighth season, 24 became the longest-running U.S. espionage or counterterrorism-themed television drama, surpassing both Mission: Impossible and The Avengers 30 Rock is an American satirical sitcom television series It was created by Tina Fey It originally aired on NBC from October 11, 2006 to January 31, 2013 The series, based on Fey’s experiences as head writer for Saturday Night Live, takes place behind the scenes of a fictional live sketch comedy show depicted as airing on NBC The series’s name refers to 30 Rockefeller Plaza in New York City, the address of the now Comcast Building, where the NBC Studios are located and where Saturday Night Live is written, produced, and performed The series was produced by Lorne Michaels’ Broadway Video (which also produces Saturday Night Live) and Fey’s Little Stranger, Inc., in association with NBCUniversal 30 Rock episodes were produced in a single-camera setup With the exception of the two live episodes that were produced in the multiple-camera setup The series were filmed in New York The pilot episode premiered on October 11, 2006 The

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