Thursday, November 21, 2013

Pufnstuf and Land of the Lost Join Me-TV After Thanksgiving

Classic TV network Me-TV will be rerunning Sid & Marty Krofft’s ‘H.R. Pufnstuf’ and ‘Land of the Lost’ with two specials over the holidays airing November 29 and Christmas Day. After that, both shows will have a regular Saturday morning spot on the network schedule beginning at the end of the year.

    Here are the deets from the press release:

The Me-TV Network is bringing Sid & Marty Krofft’s popular series ‘H.R. Pufnstuf’ and ‘Land of the Lost’ to classic TV fans starting Friday, November 29 at 8 PM/7 C followed by a second special on Christmas Day, Wednesday, December 25.

After the holidays, relive the magical mornings of the late '60s and early '70s each weekend. Both ‘H.R. Pufnstuf’ and ‘Land of the Lost’ will be added to Me-TV’s Saturday morning line-up beginning December 28 at 7 AM/6 C. ‘H.R. Pufnstuf,’ kicks off the weekly line-up followed by ‘Land of the Lost’ at 7:30 AM/6:30 C.

In November, the first two episodes in the series ‘H.R. Pufnstuf’ will kick off the special, followed by the first two episodes of ‘Land of the Lost.’
November 29, 8 PM: H.R. Pufnstuf – ‘The Magic Path’
November 29, 8:30 PM: H.R. Pufnstuf – ‘The Wheely Bird’
November 29, 9 PM: Land of the Lost – ‘Chaka’
November 29, 9:30 PM: Land of the Lost – ‘The Sleestak God’
*All times Eastern

On Christmas morning the magic continues with the ‘Sid & Marty Krofft & Me’ special which will air on Wednesday, December 25 beginning at 5AM/4 C.
‘H.R. Pufnstuf’ and ‘Land of the Lost,’ created in 1969 and 1974 respectively, are a pair of kids’ television programs created by Sid and Marty Krofft. The duo’s work is known for its vivid and colorful variety format and eclectic style.

"I love watching Me-TV, so I’m looking forward to bringing ‘H.R. Pufnstuf’ and ‘Land of the Lost’ to this great network!" said Marty Krofft, series co-creator.