Friday, April 7, 2017
The Groovy List says "Thank God It's Fridays"
The Groovy List is a weekly Top 10 of recommended videos featuring pop culture and gorgeous guys:
1) Groovy TV Flashback: Fridays
ABC's late-night live comedy show debuted on Friday, April 11, 1980, and ran for three seasons. Below you can watch The Ronny Horror Show, a parody of The Rocky Horror Picture Show that aired on December 12, 1980, with President Ronald Reagan (John Roarke) in the Dr. Frank N. Furter role. The sketch also stars Michael Richards (as Brad), Melanie Chartoff (as Janet), Mark Blankfield (as Riff Raff), Maryedith Burrell (as Magenta), Brandis Kemp (as Columbia), Larry David (as Eddie), Bruce Mahler (as The Criminologist) and Darrow Igus (as Reagan's creation).
2) Groovy TV Flashback: Twin Peaks
On April 8, 1990, the ABC series aired its first episode, and below you can watch three of its stars promote the show - Dana Ashbrook (Bobby Briggs) on Live with Regis and Kathie Lee on May 8, 1990; Kimmy Robertson (Lucy Moran) on Late Night with David Letterman on October 25, 1990; and Mädchen Amick (Shelly Johnson) on Into the Night With Rick Dees on January 3, 1991.
3) Groovy TV Preview: The Leftovers
The third and final season of this HBO drama premieres on April 16.
4) Groovy Gal: Christine Baranski
The actress is a guest on The Late Late Show with James Corden and his other guests, Claire Danes and Jack McBrayer.
5) Groovy Gal: Sigourney Weaver
The actress promotes her new film, The Assignment, on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert.
6) Groovy Guy: Louis C.K.
The comedian, whose new Netflix special, 2017, premieres on April 4, is a guest on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert.
7) Groovy Guy: Andrew Rannells
The actor promotes the series finale of HBO's Girls (which airs on April 16) on Late Night with Seth Meyers.
8) Groovy Guy: Billy Eichner
The actor stars in a parody of his TV series, Billy on the Street, on Sesame Street.
9) Groovy Guy: Randy Rainbow
He interviews Ivanka Trump.
10) Groovy Guy: Nick Adams
The actor performs with The Skivvies (Lauren Molina and Nick Cearley) at The Green Room 42 at the YOTEL New York.