Hearts Afire aired from 1992 to 1995 on CBS and starred John Ritter, Markie Post and Billy Bob Thornton.
WHERE TO WATCH HEARTS AFIRE: USA Network (Aired from 3/27/2000 to 4/27/2001), last aired WEEKDAYS AT 9:30AM. It came back to USA Network, airing Sundays at 6:30AM E/P from July 7, 2002 to end of December 2002. Hearts Afire's contract with USA Network expired on December 31, 2003. The show's first season will be coming to DVD August 2, 2005--read below for details!
In memory of John, who was gone way too soon.
Markie Post and Billy Bob Thornton attended the funeral on Sept. 15 and the memorial service on October 14. Both had only good things to say about John, he was simply the best. The movie Bad Santa is in theatres (Nov. 26, 2003) it stars Billy Bob Thornton and John Ritter.
Hearts Afire DVD News!!Saturday, September 10, 2005 -- I hope you all have the first season DVD by now. Season 2 is coming November 1, so let's start gearing up for that! ORDER HERE. The third and final season will be released on Feb. 7, 2006. Here is the cover art for season 2:
Saturday, July 30, 2005 -- As we gear up for Tuesday's first season release, I thought you'd like to read my review of the set. I got an advanced copy this past week and have been enjoying every minute of it. You can read my Hearts Afire Season 1 DVD Review HERE. I cover every aspect of the DVD, from unedited episodes to original music. I have detailed it as best as I could. And if you still have not bought the DVD, please do so by clicking here. It is indeed a well written season that everyone should own. And we can expect the second season on DVD on November 1. I'll have more details on that as soon as I can.
Friday, May 6, 2005 -- Hearts Afire is coming to DVD on August 2, 2005 via Image Entertainment! At last we can enjoy "HA" on DVD! ORDER the DVD from Amazon.com by clicking HERE. Special Features include bloopers, outtakes and montages. The cover art is below:
|Cast (in credits order)|
|John Ritter||....||John Hartman|
|Markie Post||....||Georgie Anne Lahti|
|Billy Bob Thornton||....||Billy Bob Davis|
|Clark Duke||....||Elliot Hartman|
|Doren Fein||....||Carson Lee Davis|
|rest of cast listed alphabetically|
|Edward Asner||....||George Lahti (1992-93)|
|Beth Broderick||....||Dee Dee Starr (1992-1993)|
|Justin Burnette||....||Ben Hartman (1992-94)|
|Adam Carl||....||Adam Carlson (1992-93)|
|Conchata Ferrell||....||Madeline Stoessinger (1993-95)|
|George Gaynes||....||Senator Strobe Smithers (1992-1993)|
|Leslie Jordan||....||Lonnie Garr (1993-95)|
|Beah Richards||....||Miss Lula (1992)|
|Wendie Jo Sperber||....||Mavis Davis (1992-1993)|
|J. Skylar Testa||....||Ben Hartman #2 (1994-95)|
Melissa's Episode Guide: http://www.mountainmist.designspot.com/Hearts-Afire.html
Epguides.com Episode Guide: http://epguides.com/HeartsAfire
TVTome.com's Episode Guide: http://www.tvtome.com/HeartsAfire
Theme Songs in
Hearts Afire Theme 1 (instrumental)
Hearts Afire Theme 2 (vocal)
Hearts Afire Theme 3 (instrumental from final year)
Hearts Afire Theme 4 (used for premiere of Season 3)
Theme Songs in Video:
Hearts Afire ending from season one
Hearts Afire ending from later seasons
Music from Hearts Afire: Links: Message Board: From
Hearts Afire was famous in using various music artists as background music in some scenes, particularly in the last scene of an episode. Here are some of the songs you will hear (note: all of the songs are NOT in their entirety):
Percy Sledge's "When a Man Loves a Woman"
Gregory Abbott's "Shake You Down"
Bonnie Raitt's "Something to Talk About"
Joe Crocker's "You Can Leave Your Hat On"
Linda Ronstadt and Aaron Neville's "Don't Know Much"
Peabo Bryson and Roberta Flack's "Your Looking Like Love to Me"
Earth, Wind, & Fire's "That's the Way of the World"
Aretha Franklin's "Respect"
Herb Alpert's "This Guy's In Love With You"
The Monkees' "I'm a Believer"
Avril Bowles's John Ritter/Hearts Afire Page: http://freespace.virgin.net/avril.bowles/index.htm
TimVP: Hearts Afire page (TimVP)
JumptheShark: Jump The Shark
Markie Post Page: Markie Page
Message Board: From SitcomOnline.com
Pictures: Click on the thumbnail for the full image:
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Last Updated: Saturday, July 30, 2005 at 5:00PM/ET