DECADES TV Network Will Air “The Mod Squad” Marathon in Memory of Peggy Lipton





mod squad black and white photo

DECADES TV Network will be honoring the life and career of actress Peggy Lipton, who passed away on May 11, 2019, with a marathon of one of her most well-known shows “The Mod Squad.” The 42 back to back episode marathon will air Saturday, May 18 at 1:00 PM through Monday, May 20 at 7:00 AM.

Lipton took on the role of Julia Barnes on The Mod Squad in 1968. The show ran for five seasons and during the time, Peggy Lipton earned four Emmy Award nominations and a Golden Globe Award for Best Actress in 1971.

Aaron Spelling made this quote about the groundbreaking show at the time, “We’re telling it like it is. Somebody has to help adults understand young people. They’ve got so many hang-ups and nobody seems to care. Love is the answer. Those hippies are right. Those kids are so totally involved with life, they’ve involved me.”

After marrying Quincy Jones in 1974 and having two children, Peggy Lipton made her return to acting in 1990 to pay diner owner Norma Jennings on the TV show Twin Peaks. Lipton came back to her role in the 2017 revival of Twin Peaks.

DECADES TV Network is available as an OTA channel in many locations. Visit their website to find out how to watch in your area.

Did you know we have a YouTube Channel? Every week we have a live Cord Cutting Q&A, and weekly Cord Cutting recap shows exclusively on our YouTube Channel!

Please follow us on Facebook and Twitter for more news, tips, and reviews. Need cord cutting tech support? Join our Cord Cutting Tech Support Facebook Group for help.

Disclaimer: To address the growing use of ad blockers we now use affiliate links to sites like, streaming services, and others. Affiliate links help sites like Cord Cutters News, stay open. Affiliate links cost you nothing but help me support my family. We do not allow paid reviews on this site. As an Amazon Associate I earn from qualifying purchases.

Subscribe to Our Newsletter

* indicates required

Please select all the ways you would like to hear from :

You can unsubscribe at any time by clicking the link in the footer of our emails. For information about our privacy practices, please visit our website.

We use Mailchimp as our marketing platform. By clicking below to subscribe, you acknowledge that your information will be transferred to Mailchimp for processing. Learn more about Mailchimp’s privacy practices here.