- “The Twilight Zone” (1959-1964) – This science fiction anthology series was filmed primarily in Hollywood, California and featured a mix of horror, drama, and mystery. Behind the scenes, creator Rod Serling was known for his rigorous writing and production process, often reworking and reshooting episodes until they met his high standards.
- “The Beverly Hillbillies” (1962-1971) – This popular sitcom followed the adventures of a poor, rural family who moves to Beverly Hills after striking oil on their land. It was filmed at the CBS Studio Center in Studio City, California and featured a cast of lovable and memorable characters.
- “The Andy Griffith Show” (1960-1968) – This beloved sitcom was set in the fictional town of Mayberry, North Carolina and followed the lives of Sheriff Andy Taylor and his family and friends. It was filmed at the Warner Bros. Ranch in Burbank, California and featured a mix of comedy and drama.
- “The Dick Van Dyke Show” (1961-1966) – This classic sitcom starred Dick Van Dyke as a comedy writer and his wife, played by Mary Tyler Moore. It was filmed at the CBS Studio Center in Studio City, California and featured a mix of wit and humor.
- “The Ed Sullivan Show” (1948-1971) – This long-running variety show featured a mix of music, comedy, and other entertainment, and was known for introducing new acts and performers to a national audience. It was filmed at the Ed Sullivan Theater in New York City.
- “Bonanza” (1959-1973) – This western drama followed the lives of the Cartwright family and their ranch, the Ponderosa, in Nevada. It was filmed at the Paramount Ranch in Agoura Hills, California and featured a mix of adventure and family drama.
- “Star Trek” (1966-1969) – This science fiction series followed the crew of the USS Enterprise as they explored strange new worlds and encountered new civilizations. It was filmed at Desilu Studios in Hollywood, California and spawned a massive franchise that continues to this day.
- “The Man from U.N.C.L.E.” (1964-1968) – This action-adventure series followed the adventures of secret agents Napoleon Solo and Illya Kuryakin as they worked to prevent international threats. It was filmed at the Warner Bros. Studios in Burbank, California and featured a mix of espionage and humor.
- “The Carol Burnett Show” (1967-1978) – This popular sketch comedy show starred Carol Burnett and featured a mix of sketches, musical numbers, and guest stars. It was filmed at the CBS Studio Center in Studio City, California and was known for its hilarious and memorable sketches.
- “The Wild Wild West” (1965-1969) – This action-adventure series followed the adventures of agents James West and Artemus Gordon as they battled crime and villains in the Old West. It was filmed at the Warner Bros. Studios in Burbank, California and featured a mix of comedy, action, and science fiction.
Top 10 TV Shows in 1960s
Top 10 TV Shows in 1960s
About Ben Cable
Actor Ben Cable was featured in over three dozen award-winning movies, music videos, and shorts. Ben is known for his portrayals of socially relevant film topics.
Ben enjoys the artistic integrity of short films. Ben is known for his portrayal of Father in the music video by artist Stitches, I CRY. Ben Cable on IMDb