The BEST Episodes of The Greatest Event in Television History

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Apr 19, 2021

Network: Adult Swim

The Greatest Event in Television History is a 15-minute special that stars Adam Scott and Jon Hamm, as they recreate a $25 million shot-for-shot remake of the opening credits for popular 1980s TV shows. Originally a one-off, it was extended into 4 episodes. Shot in tongue-in-cheek documentary style.

Part I (Simon & Simon)

#1 - Part I (Simon & Simon)

Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired Oct 11, 2012

Shot for shot recreation of the opening title sequence to the 1980s hit show Simon & Simon

star 8.65
49 votes
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Part II (Hart to Hart)

#2 - Part II (Hart to Hart)

Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired Jun 6, 2013

Shot for shot recreation of the opening title sequence from the classic 1980 TV show Hart to Hart

star 8.57
46 votes
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Part IV (Bosom Buddies)

#3 - Part IV (Bosom Buddies)

Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired Jan 23, 2014

Shot for shot recreation of the opening title sequence from the classic 1980's TV show Bosm Buddies

star 7.29
45 votes
Directors: Adam Scott
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Part III (Too Close For Comfort)

#4 - Part III (Too Close For Comfort)

Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired Nov 7, 2013

Shot for shot recreation of the opening title sequence from the classic 1980 TV show Too Close For Comfort

star 6.68
73 votes
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