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The American Broadcasting Company (ABC) is an American commercial broadcast television network that is a flagship property of Disney–ABC Television Group, a subsidiary of the Disney Media Networks division of The Walt Disney Company.
Andrew Lewis Prine (born February 14, 1936) is an American film, stage, and television actor.
Ann Carol Crispin (April 5, 1950 – September 6, 2013) was an American science fiction writer, the author of twenty-three published novels.
An armor-piercing shell, AP for short, is a type of ammunition designed to penetrate armor.
Barry De Vorzon (born July 31, 1934, New York City) is an American singer, songwriter, producer, and composer.
Blair Tefkin (born December 9, 1959) is an American actress and singer-songwriter.
Caesarean section, also known as C-section or caesarean delivery, is the use of surgery to deliver one or more babies.
California is a state in the Pacific Region of the United States.
Concealed Enemies is a 1984 American PBS docudrama, produced by WGBH-TV in Boston, about the events leading to the arrest, conviction and imprisonment of former U.S. State Department official Alger Hiss.
David Packer (born August 25, 1962) is an American actor.
Denise Galik-Furey (born December 4, 1950) is an American actress who has starred on television and in film.
Dennis McCarthy (born 1945) is an American composer for film and television.
Deus ex machina (or; plural: dei ex machina) is a plot device whereby a seemingly unsolvable problem in a story is suddenly and abruptly resolved by an unexpected and seemingly unlikely occurrence, typically so much as to seem contrived.
Diane Cary is an American actress who has guest starred in many TV shows.
Diane Frolov is an American television writer and producer.
A doomsday device is a hypothetical construction — usually a weapon or weapons system — which could destroy all life on a planet, particularly Earth, or destroy the planet itself, bringing "doomsday", a term used for the end of planet Earth.
Faye Grant (born Faye Elizabeth Yoe, July 16, 1957) is an American film, television and stage actress.
Frank Ashmore (born June 17, 1945, El Paso, Texas) is an American actor.
Hansford Rowe (May 12, 1924 – September 5, 2017) was an American film, stage and television actor.
Jane Badler (born December 31, 1953, in Brooklyn, New York) is an American actress and singer.
Jason Bernard (May 17, 1938 – October 16, 1996) was an American film and television actor.
Jennifer "Jenny" Beck (born August 3, 1974 in Los Angeles, California) is an American actress best known for playing a young Elizabeth on V: The Final Battle and V: The Series (episode 1).
Jenny Sullivan (born December 14, 1946) is an American film and television actress.
Kenneth Culver Johnson (born October 26, 1942) is an American screenwriter, producer and director.
Live television is a television production broadcast in real-time, as events happen, in the present.
Marc Singer (born January 29, 1948) is a Canadian-born American actor best known for his roles in the Beastmaster film series, as Mike Donovan in the original 1980s TV series V, and his role in Dallas as Matt Cantrell.
Michael Durrell (born October 6, 1943 in Brooklyn, New York) is an American actor.
Frederick Reginald Ironside (born February 12, 1950), known as Michael Ironside, is a Canadian actor.
Michael Wright (born April 30, 1956) is an American film and television actor, who is best known for his role as Eddie Kane Jr., in the 1991 Robert Townsend film The Five Heartbeats.
Mickey Jones (June 10, 1941 — February 7, 2018) was an American musician and actor.
A miniseries (or mini-series, also known as a serial in the UK) is a television program that tells a story in a predetermined, limited number of episodes.
The National Broadcasting Company (NBC) is an American English language commercial broadcast television network that is a flagship property of NBCUniversal, a subsidiary of Comcast.
Neva Louise Patterson (February 10, 1920 – December 14, 2010) was an American actress.
The Public Broadcasting Service (PBS) is an American public broadcaster and television program distributor.
Peter Nelson (born September 10, 1959) (sometimes credited as Calvin Persson) is an American actor.
A Pyrrhic victory is a victory that inflicts such a devastating toll on the victor that it is tantamount to defeat.
Richard Herd Jr. (born September 26, 1932) is an American actor in television and film.
Richard T. Heffron (October 6, 1930 – August 27, 2007) was a film and television director.
Robert Barton Englund (born June 6, 1947) is an American actor, voice actor, singer, and director, best known for playing the infamous serial killer Freddy Krueger in the Nightmare on Elm Street film series.
Sandy Simpson is an actor who starred on television, he did not have a long career in acting though he is remembered for his role in the science fiction community in the 1984 hit NBC mini series V: The Final Battle as Mark, a former police officer who is a member of the resistance.
Sarah Douglas (born 12 December 1952) is an English actress.
The Saturn Award is an award presented annually by the Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy and Horror Films; it was initially created to honor science fiction, fantasy, and horror on film, but has since grown to reward other films belonging to genre fiction, as well as on television and home media releases.
Science fiction (often shortened to Sci-Fi or SF) is a genre of speculative fiction, typically dealing with imaginative concepts such as advanced science and technology, spaceflight, time travel, and extraterrestrial life.
Robert Stack Pierce (June 15, 1933 - March 1, 2016) was an actor who was previously a boxer and professional baseball player.
A suicide pill (also known as the cyanide pill, kill-pill, lethal pill, Death-pill, or L-pill) is a pill, capsule, ampoule, or tablet containing a fatally poisonous substance that a person ingests deliberately in order to quickly commit suicide.
Television (TV) is a telecommunication medium used for transmitting moving images in monochrome (black and white), or in colour, and in two or three dimensions and sound.
The Last Days of Pompeii was a 1984 television mini-series, filmed at Pinewood Studios and broadcast on ABC-TV, adapting the 1834 novel of the same name by Edward Bulwer-Lytton.
The New York Times (sometimes abbreviated as The NYT or The Times) is an American newspaper based in New York City with worldwide influence and readership.
Thomas N. "Tom" Hill (June 2, 1927 – April 20, 2009) was an American character actor and director on stage for decades before starting in film in the mid-1960s and on television in the 1980s.
"Truth serum" is a colloquial name for any of a range of psychoactive drugs used in an effort to obtain information from subjects who are unable or unwilling to provide it otherwise.
Twins are two offspring produced by the same pregnancy.
The United States of America (USA), commonly known as the United States (U.S.) or America, is a federal republic composed of 50 states, a federal district, five major self-governing territories, and various possessions.
V (or V: The Original Miniseries) is a two-part American science fiction television miniseries, written and directed by Kenneth Johnson.
V (also known as V: The Series) is a 60-minute (47 to 49 minutes without commercials) weekly television series that aired in the United States on NBC in 1984–85.
V is an American science fiction television series that ran for two seasons on ABC, from November 3, 2009, to March 15, 2011.
The Visitors are a fictional invading alien race from the ''V'' franchise.
For 1984 in television see.
The 36th Primetime Emmy Awards were held on September 23, 1984.