The Palm Beach Post from West Palm Beach, Florida on December 12, 1976 · Page 225
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The Palm Beach Post from West Palm Beach, Florida · Page 225

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Palm Beach Post-Times, Sunday, December 12. 1976 TV17 Executive Suite9 Tottering UNBELIEVABLE! RESIDENTIAL, COMMERCIAL, INDUSTRIAL I WE REPAIR OR REPLACE ANYTHING! PRICE PLUMBING Fftff ESTIMATES Crt. of Camp. 110496 REMODELING! STOPPAGE SPECIALISTS! Xr cials. He isn't scheduled to guest star on any show. George used to appear on TV with some frequency before he hit it big in films. Q In Flip Wilson's old show, did Flip play both Geraldine and the character of her boyfriend, Killer? I don't recall ever seeing Killer but my friend insists Flip played both parts. O.F., Sacramento, Calif. A Killer was an off-screen presence and never appeared in a sketch. Flip may have his own TV series once again next season. It would probably be a situation comedy with Flip playing his gallery of characters, including Geraldine. Q I heard that repeats will begin in January. Is this true? Mrs. H.E., Charlotte, N.C. A Last year, some shows began reruns in early March, but I haven't heard of any series planning to begin repeats as early as January. Q I say Howard Cosell has to be over 50, but my friend says he is younger. What's the final tally? L.C., Winnipeg, Canada. A Howard Cosell was born in Winston-Salem, N.C, March 25, 1920, which will make him 57 on his next birthday. (Because of the volume of mail received, TV KEY can answer only letters of general interest in this column and cannot make individual replies.) Mavo State I SUN AND STORM PROTECTION SHOWROOM . . . HOME OF ROLAVENT ALUMINUM SHADES Q Is "Executive Suite" going to go off the air? I hope not. Is there someone I can write to? Mrs. T.B., Somerdale, N.J. A "Executive Suite" has not been officially canceled, but it is doing very poorly in the ratings. You may address your letter to CBS-TV Programming, 51 W. 52nd St., New York, N.Y. 10019. Q I have heard a silly ramor which just won't quit. Is Alice Cooper the actor who used to play Beaver in "Leave It to Beaver?" R.G., Dallas, Tex. A This rumor just won't die but it usually has Alice Cooper playing Eddie Haskell. Of course, the rock star never appeared in either role in "Leave It to Beaver." Q Is Elizabeth Taylor really going to star in a TV series? Isn't this a comedown for the big star? P.C., Wichita, Kan. A Elizabeth Taylor is one of the many stars in the forthcoming ABC drama, "Victory at Entebbe," scheduled to air Monday night at 8 on Channels 10 and 12. However, she has not been signed to star in her own series. Movie stars are no longer snobbish about TV. If the role is right and the money is good, many movie stars cross over to TV. Actor Julius Harris, who's appeared in such films as "Super Fly," is playing the role of Idi Amin, the part actor Godfrey Cambridge was filming when he died of a heart attack a couple of weeks ago. Q I usually don't write to columns like yours even though I read it all the time. 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