Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - August 18, 1973, Lethbridge, Alberta
READ THE LETHBRIDGE HERALD 'CHINOOK' SOUTH AlBEftTA'S LARGEST RURAL CIRCULATION The Lettibrldge Herald TELEVISION GUIDE KING KOIN LAUNDERETTE Dry Cleaning Phon. 328-8944 3 I 12 St. B S. Attended Men. thru Fri. AUGUST 1973 LISTINGS FOR AUGUST 18 TO AUGUST 24 TV's praises from Washington gets Returning to CTV this Fall for another season is the highly successful and much acclaimed telecast- ing with Efrem Zim- Jr. -as Inspector Lew Er- skine. Qitinn Martin producers of the have long been known for their care and efforts in production to en- sure that all technical aspects and procedures are as near perfect as possible. Even the FBI in Washington have showered the producers with praise for their adherence to realism and honesty. All the stories shown are based on files from the FBI office in Washington and the series generates action and ex- citement. It is produced with the assistance of the FBI and all scenes depicting their agents ad. work or personnel in action are in ke9ping with the man- ner in which FBI agen's are known to handle tliemselves. COLBY 'PROMOTED' Efrem Jr. returns to his role as Inspector Lewis Erskine. William Reynolds as Agent Tom' Erskine's former has been and in the Fall he will head up the Los Angeles bureau office. New to the line-up is Shelly who portrays Agent Wash- ington news correspondent Don McNeill is spending more time In Canada these days than he does ordinarily be- cause of CBC television's spe- cial programs on the Water- gate hearings. a na- tive of Newfoundland and a Rhodes acts as host of the CBC television news He has numerous Washington newspaper col- umnists and electronic Jour- atlsts as guest commentators while the specials are In pro- gress to comment on selected videotape portions from each day's hearings. The hearings are now postponed till Sep- tember. Chris the new assist- tant to Inspector Erskiue. Also returning is Philip Abbott as Arthur assistant to the FBI director. is produced by QM Productions in Association with Warner Brothers Televi- sion. The series is filmed on location and at Burbank Stu- Quinn Maftin is the exe- cutive producer and Anthony Spinner is the producer. FAMOUS PARENTS born in New is the son of famous Efrem Sr. and opera singer Alma Gluck. Although he is also a noted Zim- Jr. clvose acting as a career. He stutSed drama at tho Neighborhood Playhouse in New where his fellow stu- dents included Gregory Peck and Eli Wallach. Zimbalist has starred in nu- merous but established himself as a television favorite in the long running Sunset He is also a talented portrait and landscape painter as well as being one of Holly- wood's top William who plays Agent Tom Colby in the ser- first established himsell when he was chosen to appeal as Sir Laurence Olivier's son in the film version of Dreiser's Prior to tliis he had appeared in nu- merous college productions and radio Reynolds also play- ed in a number of television series before becoming a reg- ular on Among the programs were Kelly's Islanders' and Gallant Philip Abbott is known to viewers around the world as tho efficient and unflappa b 1 e Deputy Director of Arthur Ward. what most of his fans do not realize is that Abbott is a talented writer and director deeply in- volved in avant-garde theatre. Abbott has been acting since his school days in Nebraska and California. He has appeared on television and in films. In the last couple of Ab- bott has directed several seg- menls of series and has written and produced a number television drama specials. NEWCOMER TO TV Shelly Novack who portrays Chris the new assist- ant to Inspector Erskine is a relative newcomer to television after having left professional football in but in that short time has collected an impres- sive list of credits. He nrade his acting debut for television having been in Streets of San and His motion picture credits in- clude Them Willie Boy Is City and Erskine gets new assistant Shelly Kovack joins the of returning to CTV this as Agent Chris the new assistant to Efrem Zimbalist Jr. who stars as Inspecor Lewis Erskine. William Reynolds as Agent Tom Erskine's former assist- has been promoted and will head the Los Angeles bureau offices in the series. Also returning Is Philip Abbott as Arthur assistant to the FBI director. Calgary venue for spectacular 'Skate Canada' special TORONTO F on the heels of the excitement created by Karen Magmissen's gold medal performance in and the pros- pect of more gold on the Canadians will be in for a spec- tacular figure skating compe- tition this October on CTV. a special invitational fea- turing the top skaters from ten Plans memorial to for her help Den who directed and produced of a special on NBC-TV Aug. hopes some day to build a school for under- privileged and handicapped children as a memorial to his -who played a vital rote in his own education. competing under world championship will take place in Oct- ober 25-28. Sports Director Johnny Esaw announced that the North Am- erican television rights to this championship have been award- ed to CTV. have followed the Cana- dians in most of the world championship events for many years and we are delight- ed that we have been award- ed the rights to 'Skate Can- Esaw said. think there are more medals on the near horizon for Canada and the competition in this event will not only help our young ska- ers achieve their but it will give Canadian skating fans the opportunity to see the ac- tion right at CTV will televise Vk hours both live and on video tape at the championships. The countries participating will be Czechoslovakia. Great Bri- East and Canada. There will be champions hip events in the Men's and Ladies' Singles and the Dance Compe- tition. There will be special added exhibitions by some of the top world performers in other categories. Star plaque idll honor Monte Hall HOLLYWOOD Monty star of the ABC Television Network's long- running game Kake a will be honored with a star plaque in Holly- wood's Walk of Fame. The installation ceremony take place on Aug. 24. The plaque honor'ng the popular TV host will be lo- cated in the sidewalk at the corner of Hollywood Blvd. and Highland Ave.