via press release:
“TV LAND AWARDS 2011” AIRS SUNDAY, APRIL 17 AT 9PM ET/PT
See What John Travolta Calls “Absolutely The Coolest Night in Television”
And What “Family Ties’” Tracy Pollan Says Is “Definitely As Big” As “The Academy Awards Or The Golden Globes”
TV Land’s annual award show honors John Travolta and the cast of “Welcome Back, Kotter” (35th Anniversary Award), Bill Cosby and the cast of “The Cosby Show” (Impact Award), Michael J. Fox and the cast of “Family Ties” (Fan Favorite Award), the cast of “The Facts of Life” (Pop Culture Award), Regis Philbin (Legend Award) and Daryl Hall and John Oates (Music Icon Award). The show kicks off with a surprise performance of the classic tune “New York, New York” by legendary entertainer Liza Minnelli. Awards presenters included Barbara Walters, Stevie Wonder, Ben Stiller, Jane Lynch, Paul Reiser, Valerie Bertinelli, Jane Leeves, Wendie Malick and the cast of “The Real Housewives of New York.”
And don’t forget to tune in to “TV Land Awards: All Access,” starting right after the awards end at 10:30PM ET/PT! Hosted by TV personality Dave Price, this “All Access” look at the “TV Land Awards 2011” features red carpet arrivals and exclusive backstage interviews with the iconic television casts of “The Cosby Show,” “Family Ties,” “The Facts of Life” and more.