Wednesday, August 27, 2014

'Mork & Mindy' makes a comeback

Antenna TV, an oldies channel dedicated to classic comedies, will add the 1970s Robin Williams  series "Mork & Mindy" to its lineup next year, the network said Wednesday.

In the comedy, Williams played an alien from Ork who was adopted by a woman played by Pam Dawber. It ran on ABC for four years beginning in 1978.

Antenna TV, which is carried on WCCB's auxiliary digital channel 18.2 in Charlotte, said it will also be adding "Newhart," "The Jeffersons," "One Day at a Time," "Family Ties," "Doogie Howser MD" and other classics to its 2015 lineup.