About the TV Show
Kurt Vonnegut's Monkey House
First Air Date: May 12, 1991
|First Aired on||:||1991|
|Created By||:||Kurt Vonnegut Jr.|
|Seasons/Episodes||:||7 episodes in 1 Seasons|
Kurt Vonnegut, the author of a collection of short stories called "Welcome to the Monkey House", hosts a series that displays dramatizations of several of his short stories. The anthology series aired on Showtime network from 1991 to 1993. The first three stories were produced as a television pilot in British Columbia, Canada, and broadcast together from 9:00–10:30pm on May 12, 1991. The later four were filmed and produced in New Zealand in 1992, as a co-production with South Pacific Pictures.