Afternoon Delight (TV series)
|Directed by||Robert Smith|
|Presented by||John Donabie|
|Country of origin||Canada|
|No. of seasons||4|
|Producer(s)||Cynthia Ann Grech|
|Running time||30-60 minutes|
|Original channel||CBC Television|
|Original release||30 July 1979 – 7 April 1983|
This was a news and information series which explored contemporary family and interpersonal relationships. Radio personality John Donabie was its host, with regular appearances from Max Haines who recounted crimes of passion and sportswriter Earl McRae who interviewed celebrity sports couples. Music was provided by a band led by Jack Lenz.
The series aired each weekday afternoon at 3:00 p.m. (Eastern) from 30 July to 7 September 1979. After this, it became a half-hour series from 21 September 1979 until its final broadcast on 7 April 1983.
- Corcelli, John (August 2005). "Afternoon Delight". Canadian Communications Foundation. Retrieved 7 May 2010.