Ranked #13 on TV Guide’s 50 Greatest TV Shows of All Time, The Dick Van Dyke Show premiered on October 3, , and ran for 5 seasons through , racking up 15 Emmy awards along the way. Created by the legendary Carl Reiner, the show focused on the life of television comedy writer Rob Petrie, portrayed by Van Dyke.
The Dick Van Dyke Show! This site is created by the original creative team of talent responsible for your favorite show: Carl Reiner - Creator of the series Bill Persky & Sam Denoff - Writers and producers of the series and, of course, Dick Van Dyke and Mary Tyler Moore.
Oct 03, · The Dick Van Dyke Show has always been one of my favorites; from the first time I saw it in syndicated reruns, to the recent dvd releases. Despite the passage of time, it still holds up. The reason? It had the best writing and performances of any show and it presented real characters in believable situations/10(K).