Mike Connors

Mike Connors

Mike Connors was an American actor best known for playing private detective Joe Mannix in the CBS television series 'Mannix' from 1967 to 1975, a role which earned him a Golden Globe Award in 1970, the first of six straight nominations, as well as four consecutive Emmy nominations from 1970 through 1973. He also starred in the short-lived series 'Tightrope!' and 'Today's FBI' . Connors' acting career spanned six decades; in addition to his work on television, he appeared in numerous films, most notably the 1965 World War II black comedy 'Situation Hopeless... But Not Serious', in which he and Robert Redford played American soldiers taken prisoner by a German villager played by Alec Guinness. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
Mike Connors has three videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1993 Vignette. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2010 with an average of 330 views per program.

Appearances by Title:c. December 25, 1993 - Present Driver, C-SPAN Videos: 3

Recent Appearances

  • Tribute to Mike Connors

    Tribute to Mike Connors

    Mike Connors, C-SPAN’s Bus Driver and family member, died Friday, February 12th, 2010. In 1993, he started as C-SPAN’s first bus…

  • C-SPAN School Bus Special

    C-SPAN School Bus Special

    C-SPAN personnel discussed the first three and one-half months of the inaugural voyage of the C-SPAN School Bus. They…

  • Driving the C-SPAN School Bus

    Driving the C-SPAN School Bus

    Mike Connors described driving the 45-foot long C-SPAN School Bus in San Francisco.

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