TV

What follows is a list of US television appearances that Sly has made over the years. As you can imagine, this is a work-in-progress. Please forward many any missing appearances. Enjoy! – Craig

  • Early 1970’s  Touch of Evil – Sly sells a couple of scripts to this horror series.
  • 09/16/75  Police Story: “The Cutting Edge” Sly plays Caddo who at one point says, “Call me Rocky.”
  • 09/21/75  Kojack: “My Brother, My Enemy” Sly plays Detective Rick Daley who accidentally shot a boy.
  • 12/16/76  The Tonight Show w/ Johnny Carson
  • 04/13/77 Dianah! Sly was joined by Frank & his band Valentine
  • 09/01/77 The Mike Douglas Show
  • 10/24/77 The Tonight Show w/ Johnny Carson
  • 11/16/78 The Tonight Show w/ Johnny Carson
  • 01/09/79 The Muppet Show
  • 07/30/81 The Tonight Show w/ Johnny Carson
  • 05/21/82 The Tonight Show w/ Johnny Carson
  • 05/01/85 “Heart of a Champion: The Ray Mancini Story” Sly was executive producer and choreographed the fight scenes
  • 05/21/85 The Tonight Show w/ Johnny Carson
  • 05/24/85 Good Morning America
  • 02/13/87 Good Morning America
  • 05/20/88 The Tonight Show w/ Johnny Carson
  • 05/25/88 Oprah / The Barbara Walters Special / Good Morning America
  • 08/04/89 The Phil Donahue Show
  • 12/22/89 The Arsenio Hall Show / Good Morning America
  • 11/16/90 The Arsenio Hall Show / Good Morning America
  • 12/16/90 Live with Regis…
  • 02/21/91 The Arsenio Hall Show
  • 04/26/91 The Arsenio Hall Show
  • 05/02/91 The Tonight Show w/ Johnny Carson
  • 07/07/91 Dream On Sly played himself
  • 02/21/92 Oprah
  • 05/28/93 The Tonight Show with Jay Leno
  • 10/04/93 The Late Show with David Letterman
  • 10/07/94 Good Morning America / Live with Regis… / Oprah / The Late Show with David Letterman
  • 09/05/95 The Late Show with David Letterman
  • 10/06/95 The Tonight Show with Jay Leno / Oprah
  • 12/06/96 Oprah
  • 08/13/97 Late Night with Conan O’Brien
  • 08/15/97 The Tonight Show with Jay Leno / The View / The Late Show with David Letterman
  • 10/06/00 The Tonight Show with Jay Leno / The Late Show with David Letterman
  • 03/26/01 The Tonight Show with Jay Leno / The Late Show with David Letterman
  • 2002 Liberty’s Kids Sly played Paul Revere in one episode of this animated series
  • 07/24/03 The Late Show with David Letterman
  • 07/25/03 Live with Regis… / Late Night with Conan O’Brien / The View
  • 09/08/03 Monday Night Football
  • 12/07/03 Sunday Morning Shootout
  • 02/17/04 Sunday Morning Shootout
  • 02/29/04 Sunday Morning Shootout
  • 09/24/04 The Tonight Show with Jay Leno
  • 10/29/04 ESPN SportsCentury: “George Foreman”
  • 02/17/05 Dennis Miller
  • 02/22/05 The O’Reilly Factor
  • 01/03/05 Las Vegas: “When You Got to Go, You Got to Go” Sly played Frank the “Cleaner”
  • 02/21/05 Las Vegas: “To Protect and Serve Manicotti” Sly returned as Frank the “Cleaner”
  • 03/01/05 The Big Idea with Donny Deutsch
  • 03/02/05 A&E Biography Updated 2 hour Bio of Sly
  • 03/03/05 The Tonight Show with Jay Leno
  • 03/07/05 Live with Regis… / The Contender: “Ramdon Acts of Courage” Sly appeared in 16 episodes of The Contender’s first season
  • 03/08/05 Late Night with Conan O’Brien
  • 03/10/05 The Contender: “Survival of the Fittest”
  • 03/13/05 The Contender: “Rivals”
  • 03/18/05 Jimmy Kimmel Live
  • 03/20/05 The Contender: “The Enemy of My Enemy is My Friend”
  • 03/27/05 The Contender: “Tears of Pain and Sorrow” / The Contender: “The Best Fights”
  • 04/03/05 The Contender: “Betrayed”
  • 04/10/05 The Contender: “Opportunity”
  • 04/17/05 The Contender: “Injury Takes Its Toll”
  • 04/24/05 The Contender: “Who’s Playing the Game” / The Contender: “Viva Las Vegas”
  • 05/01/05 The Contender: “The Hangman’s Noose”
  • 05/04/05 The Tonight Show with Jay Leno
  • 05/05/05 The Early Show
  • 05/08/05 The Contender: “Heavy Hands”
  • 05/11/05 The View
  • 05/15/05 The Contender: “The Final Four”
  • 05/22/05 The Contender: “One Punch Away”
  • 05/24/05 The Contender: “The Series Finale”
  • 07/31/05 Hogan Knows Best
  • 10/10/05 Taurus World Stunt Awards
  • 10/15/05 The Contender Rematch: Mora vs. Manfredo
  • 03/03/06 The Tony Danza Show
  • 12/08/06 The Tonight Show with Jay Leno
  • 12/09/06 Ali’s Dozen / Ali’s Rap Two tributes to Muhammad Ali on ESPN
  • 12/13/06 Rome is Burning
  • 12/15/06 Late Night with Conan O’Brien
  • 12/18/06 WWE Monday Night Raw / Live with Regis…
  • 12/21/06 Jimmy Kimmel Live