Court Ruling Makes ‘Happy Days’ For CBS

Cast members of “Happy Days” were essentially told to “Sit on It!” by a California judge. Los Angeles Superior Court Judge Elizabeth Allen White threw out claims by cast members of the legendary series that CBS committed fraud by not paying them the proper amount for merchandising sales, according to CNN. The judge ruled in […]

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‘The Fonz’ Henry Winkler Gets British Honor

LONDON — The Fonz has earned some respect. Henry Winkler, the actor best known for his work on the sitcom “Happy Days,” has been made an honorary member of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire for his work helping children with dyslexia. British Ambassador Nigel Sheinwald presented the award to Winkler at the […]

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Lawyer: ‘Happy Days’ Suit Prompted Checks to Cast

By ANTHONY McCARTNEY, AP Entertainment Writer LOS ANGELES — “Happy Days” cast members who filed a multimillion dollar lawsuit against CBS over merchandise profits have received checks for a small fraction of the amount they say they are owed, their lawyer said Wednesday. Attorney Jon Pfeiffer said the checks received after the case started were […]

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‘Happy Days’ Actors Sue Over Merchandising Revenue

By Alex Dobuzinskis, Reuters LOS ANGELES — Actors from the TV comedy “Happy Days” filed a $10 million lawsuit against CBS and Paramount on Tuesday over profits from merchandising on everything from casino slot machines to T-shirts. Anson Williams, Marion Ross, Don Most and Erin Moran — who all appeared on the 1974-1984 show — […]

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‘Happy Days’ Dad Tom Bosley Dies At Age 83

Tom Bosley, who was well-known to TV fans from his turns on ‘Happy Days,’ ‘Murder, She Wrote‘ and ‘The Father Dowling Mysteries,’ died at his home in Palm Springs early Tuesday morning. He was 83. Bosley’s agent, Sheryl Abrams, told the Associated Press the actor died of natural causes, and had been battling lung cancer. […]

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Erin Moran To Recall Happy Days And Depressing Nights

Erin Moran is still best known for playing Joanie Cunningham on the long-running series ‘Happy Days‘, but apparently the veneer of happiness didn’t always define her days afterward. At a recent tribute to Patrick Swayze for the movie ‘Jump,’ which opened the Los Angeles Jewish Film Festival this week, Erin shared a few glimpses into […]

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