Deep And Dark Secrets From The Set Of That 70s Show
By | May 14, 2018
What a blast it would be to be able be a fly on the wall sometimes. That’s what comes to mind when I think of, That 70’s Show. Viewers could just sit back and watch the antics of the well meaning but misguided teenagers as they navigate their way from childhood to adulthood. The storyline, however, was just one aspect of the well-cast show.
Pop culture and music was a recurring theme of, That 70’s Show.
The show portrayed the true 70s culture using songs of popular rock groups bands of the time and by naming the episodes after popular songs. Groups and songs integrated in the program came from Led Zepplin, The Who, The Rolling Stones and Queen.
That 70’s Show, is a television sitcom chronicling a tight knit group of suburban teenagers. The show is set in the 1970’s during the height of the cultural upset in America. The Forman’s basement served as a hub for the group of friends. There, they dealt with all of the common issues of the era including sex, drugs and rock and roll!
The friendship circle consisted of Eric, Kelso, Donna, Fez, Hyde and Jackie. Each one had their own unique personality and quirks which made it all come together. Eric’s parents, Red and Kitty and Donna’s father, Bob, who was the next-door neighbor, were also fixtures on the show. The dialog, at any given time, was comical. It brought to light the plight of the changing culture and the functional dysfunction of the American family in the 70’s.
The 70’s counterculture was full of racy, hot topics!
The storyline of the show hit home for many of us I’m sure. The show itself, touched on some racy and socially taboo, hot topics of the 70’s. The real dirt was what viewers didn’t see. What happened behind the scenes was potentially just as juicy! Much of went on off camera was just as scandalous as what shown on camera.
If the press had gotten wind of some of the juicy, behind the scene tidbits while the show was filming, it would have raised more than a few eyebrows! Some are scandalous, and some are just fun trivia. Check out these little-known facts and see what you think!