Ripley’s Believe it Or Not – The TV Series

The original version of Ripley’s Believe It or Not! aired way back in 1949 and was actually hosted by Ripley. He died of a heart attach after only a handful of episodes and the show did not survive for long after that. The the show was revived from 1982 to 1986 on the American ABC television network and i never missed an episodes. It was hosted by push-up enthusiast and character actor Jack Palance throughout its run, while three different co-hosts appeared from season to season, including Holly Palance, Catherine Shirriff, and Marie Osmond.

Here is how the show usually started…


The Retroist

Editor/Podcaster at Retroist
The Retroist is like a BBQ on a bun without the bones. You're only human daddy. Chomp!

Latest posts by The Retroist (see all)

Leave a Reply

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

One thought on “Ripley’s Believe it Or Not – The TV Series”

%d bloggers like this: