In honor of the life and career of Tim Conway, who passed away on May 14th at the age of 85, getTV will be airing four episodes of the sitcom “Married with Children” featuring the actor. The episodes will air beginning Sunday May 19 at 12 midnight EST.
Married with Children, starring Katey Sagal as Peg Bundy and Ed O’Neill as Al Bundy, aired from 1987 to 1997. Conway was featured in the role as Peg Bundy’s father Ephraim Wanker in four of the episodes throughout the 10th season – “Guess Who’s Coming to Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner”; “Bearly Men”; “Love Conquers Al”; and “The Joke’s on Al.”
Conway is best known for his role opposite Ernest Borgnine on the early ‘60s sitcom “McHale’s Navy,” and for co-starring with Harvey Korman and Vicki Lawrence on “The Carol Burnett Show” beginning in 1975.
Well known for his comedic timing, the actor would frequently ad lib scenes on the show. Conway won a Golden Globe Award for his role on “The Carol Burnett Show” in 1976, along with Emmy Awards in 1973, 1977, and 1978.