Q&A

Q: What can you tell me about the return of "When Calls the Heart"?

I can tell you that it will be coming right on schedule. Fans have been waiting a while for news of the sixth season of Hallmark's beloved historical drama, but Hallmark has kept faith with them by sticking to (basically) the exact same schedule it has for the past three seasons: After airing a special Christmas episode on Dec. 25, the sho...

Q: Is the show "Barney Miller" in syndication? It seems it would play well with today's audience.

You can catch Capt. Barney Miller and his squad of mismatched detectives at various weird hours on the schedule, if you look hard enough. It's a fitting state of affairs for a show about people doing good work at odd hours and generally flying under the radar. For example, Sundance TV has lately been filling up its early morning hours with mini...

Q: Who owns the classic Mustang that Conrad drove on "Matlock"?

No one seems to know what happened to Conrad McMasters' (Clarence Gilyard Jr., "Walker, Texas Ranger") red, mid-'60s Ford Mustang convertible, his hiding place for many a stakeout and other investigative tasks for his friend and employer, Ben Matlock (Andy Griffith, "The Andy Griffith Show"). Presumably the last known owner is Dean Hargrove Pro...