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GREAT ICONOGRAPHY: The Farrah Fawcett-Majors Poster, 1976

6 months before the premiere of the series, Charlie’s Angels, and just weeks after the surprise success of the March 21, 1976 television movie of the same name, ABC hired photographers to shoot images posters of the three new sensational angels in bikinis. Only Farrah Fawcett-Majors accepted, but with a demand for complete control and absolutely […]

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CHARLIE’S ANGELS: Angel’s In Paradise, September 14, 1977

In the spring of 1976, a new television genre was officially launched. A jiggly television movie starringFarrah Fawcett, Jacqueline Smith, and TV series veteran Kate Jackson (Dark Shadows, The Rookies), surpassed anyone’s expectations, scoring a staggering 55% share of the TV audience. Naturally, ABC, under new leadership from TV programming genius Fred Silverman, scheduled the […]

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