The Monkees is an American situation comedy that aired on NBC from September 1966 to March 1968. The series follows the adventures of four young men trying to make a name for themselves as rock 'n roll singers. The show introduced a number of innovative new-wave film techniques to series television and won two Emmy Awards in 1967. The program ended on Labor Day, 1968 at the finish of its second season and has received a long afterlife in Saturday morning repeats and syndication, as well as overseas broadcasts. In the early 1960s, aspiring filmmakers Bob Rafelson and Bert Schneider had...
|On the air:||September 12, 1966-March 25, 1968|
|Number of seasons:||2|
|Writers:||Peter Meyerson, Robert Schlitt, Treva Silverman|
|Producer:||Ward Sylvester, Michael Burns, Bob Rafelson|