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Link: New biography on Billy Van allows peek behind man of many masks

From Bill Brioux of Brioux.tv:

Link: New biography on Billy Van allows peek behind man of many masks
Fifty years ago, one man on one TV show created eight vividly memorable TV characters in every episode: The Librarian; Grizelda, the Ghastly Gourmet; Bwana Clyde Batty, The Oracle, The Count, The Marharishi, the record-spinning Wolfman and Dr. Pet Vet. Then he’d pull on a gorilla suit and fall on his face. The show was The Hilarious House of Frightenstein, and the man was Billy Van. Continue reading.

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Link: Profile of the Month: Frightenstein’s “Super Hippy” Mitch Markowitz

From Bill Brioux of Brioux.tv:

Link: Profile of the Month: Frightenstein’s “Super Hippy” Mitch Markowitz
Just as the Frankenstein monster kept getting brought back to life, the same thing is happening to The Hilarious House of Frightenstein.

The wildest kiddie show ever to come out of Hamilton, Ontario — or anywhere else for that matter — is being re-energized across multiple platforms. As of Friday, July 19, all 130 episodes of the series, which premiered in 1971, are available for streaming at Crave. Continue reading.Facebooktwitterredditlinkedinmail