The Kennedy Center Presents: The 2006 Mark Twain Prize (Neil Simon)
A celebration of Neil Simon, one of America's foremost playwrights, humorists and screenwriters. Taped at The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, the 90-minute special features tributes and comic testimonials from a star-studded cast of Simon's friends and colleagues including Jason Alexander, Christina Applegate, Lucie Arnaz, Richard Dreyfuss, Patricia Heaton, Jane Kaczmarek, Robert Klein, Nathan Lane, Robert Redford and Paul Reiser. The program will also include an assortment of classic film clips from Simon’s career.
Monday, November 20, 2006, at 9 p.m. ET on PBS stations nationwide.
This WETA TV 26 production explores the history, mission and daily operations of Arlington National Cemetery, the final resting place for more than 400,000 Americans. This revered place honors the dead and brings great meaning to the living.