Golden years tv series
Golden Years is a sitcom pilot that aired in 1998 as part of Channel 4's Comedy Lab. It stars Ricky Gervais as Clive Meadows, the 30something coowner of a video rental company and a huge David Bowie fan. The comedy was not picked up for a series.Premiered: July 16, 1991. Rating: None. Premise: Stephen King's sixpart drama about an elderly janitor who is oddly affected by a failed experiment plays like a scifi Fugitive' as the man flees a government lab with federal agents on his mutated tail. What proved to be the final episode ended with a (more) golden years tv series
Golden Years is like Twin Peaks without the delirium. The miniseries was to lead into a regular series, and therefore ended on a cliffhanger. CBS, however, decided not to pick up the option on the full series, and it never realized. King asked for four hours of airtime in the following spring to finish the story, but CBS denied him this.