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Mary Tyler Moore tributes on TV

TV news commentator Walter Cronkite, right, meets with

TV news commentator Walter Cronkite, right, meets with actor Ted Knight and actress Mary Tyler Moore as he makes an appearance on the "Mary Tyler Moore Show" in 1974. Credit: ASSOCIATED PRESS

Various broadcast and cable channels will be airing specials and tributes to Mary Tyler Moore, who died Wednesday:

FRIDAY: ABC’s “20/20” airs “Mary Tyler Moore: After All” (10 p.m.), anchored by David Muir and Elizabeth Vargas. Barbara Walters’ interviews with Moore will be featured.

SATURDAY: Sundance TV (Optimum Ch. 192; FiOS Ch. 235) will air every episode of the final season (1976-77) starting at 6 a.m., culminating with the memorable finale (7:25 p.m.) in which all of the WJM staffers lose their jobs (except, of course, bloviating anchor Ted Baxter).

SUNDAY: Cozi TV (Optimum Ch. 109) airs eight episodes of “The Dick Van Dyke Show” starting at 1 p.m.

MeTV (Optimum Ch. 33) airs a mini-marathon of six memorable episodes from 2-5 p.m. including its 1970 debut, “Put On a Happy Face,” “The Dinner Party,” “Chuckles Bites the Dust,” “Lou Dates Mary,” and its 1977 finale.

MONDAY: WNET/13 re-airs “Mary Tyler Moore: A Celebration” (9 p.m.), a documentary that originally aired in 2015

NEXT FRIDAY: Decades (Optimum Ch. 112) will air Moore being interviewed on “The Dick Cavett Show” (8 and 9 a.m.), Moore’s 1986 TV movie “Just Between Friends” (10 a.m.) with Ted Danson and Christine Lahti, and her 1960 guest shot on “77 Sunset Strip” (noon). Next weekend (Feb. 4-5) Decades’ “Binge” will feature the entire run of “Mary Tyler Moore.”— Andy Edelstein


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