The New York Times raved, “Kukla, Fran and Ollie will be watched by that generation of kids who grew up on these shows, and are now parents with kids of their own. It's a sure thing that these parents will surely want to join their kids in watching.” The same thing could be said of grandparents and beyond. The lines were totally ad lib, with no script. The show also won a Peabody Award. Kukla, Fran and Ollie proved that puppets are fascinating to children, and very often just as captivating to adults.
Kukla, Fran & Ollie
Selected episodes, from 1969-1975. In color.
The winner of two Emmy Awards, Kukla, Fran and Ollie is one of the most enjoyed and loved television shows of all time, endeared by many millions of kids and adults that watched it from the mid-50's to the mid-70's. During this 20-year period, Kukla, Fran and Ollie aired on NBC, ABC and CBS Networks.
Starring: Fran Allison, Burr Tillstrom, Kukla
- Genre: Family
- Year: 1969-1975 (Selected Episodes)
- Duration: 39 x 30 min.