About the TV Show
rock 'n' roll aspiring singer los angeles, california rock band sitcom
First Air Date: September 12, 1966
|First Aired on||:||1966|
|Created By||:||Bert Schneider,Bob Rafelson|
|Seasons/Episodes||:||58 episodes in 2 Seasons|
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.