Summary of TV Show
1976 TV Version
Charlie's Angels is a television series about three women who work for a private investigation agency, and is one of the first shows to showcase women in roles traditionally reserved for men. The series starred Kate Jackson (seasons 1 - 3); Farrah Fawcett-Majors (season 1; 3 - 4); Jaclyn Smith (seasons 1 - 5); Cheryl Ladd (seasons 2 - 5); Shelley Hack (season 4); Tanya Roberts (season 5); David Doyle (seasons 1 - 5); and, John Forsythe (voice; seasons 1 - 5). The series was broadcast in the USA on the ABC Television Network from 1976 to 1981 and was one of the most successful series of the 1970s. Charlie's Angels was created by Ivan Goff and Ben Roberts and produced by Aaron Spelling and Leonard Goldberg.
2011 TV Version
Charlie's Angels is an American reboot television series developed by Alfred Gough and Miles Millar for ABC, based upon the 1976 series of the same name created by Ivan Goff, and Ben Roberts. On May 17, 2011, ABC announced that the series will air on Thursdays at 8:00 pm Eastern/7:00 pm Central, beginning in the fall. The series premiered on Thursday, September 22, 2011, the 35th anniversary of the debut of the original show.