The Monkees is an American situation comedy that aired on NBC from September 1966 to March 1968. The series follows the adventures of four young men trying to make a name for themselves as rock 'n roll singers. The show introduced a number of innovative new-wave film techniques to series television and won two Emmy Awards in 1967. The program ended on Labor Day, 1968 at the finish of its second season and has received a long afterlife in Saturday morning repeats and syndication, as well as overseas broadcasts.
|First Air Date||Sep 12, 1966|
|Last Air Date||Mar 25, 1968|
|Companies||Screen Gems Television, Raybert Productions, National Broadcasting Company|
|Keywords||rock 'n' roll, music, aspiring singer, los angeles, california, rock band, sitcom|