Richard Simmons' Dream Maker

Richard Simmons' Dream Maker

  • Seasons:
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1
The wildly inspiring and quirky talk show starring the famed exercise guru, actor, and comedian, Richard Simmons, is back. With the help of his celebrity friends, Richard Simmons brings joy to a live audience as he fulfills the dreams of everyday people. The series features a vast array of celebrity guests including Rosie O' Donnell, Jay Leno, Maury Povich, Rick Springfield, and Kenan Thompson.
The wildly inspiring and quirky talk show starring the famed exercise guru, actor, and comedian, Richard Simmons, is back. With the help of his celebrity friends, Richard Simmons brings joy to a live audience as he fulfills the dreams of everyday people. The series features a vast array of celebrity guests including Rosie O' Donnell, Jay Leno, Maury Povich, Rick Springfield, and Kenan Thompson.

Season 3 (21 episodes)

  • 1. Episode 1

    Original air date: 11/17/1999 Runtime: 38:35 min.

    Original air date: 11/17/1999 Runtime: 38:35 min. Segment #1 Dial A Dream & Ashley Clarke of "The Hughleys" A letter written by an acting teacher who dreams of seeing Sakinah, one of her students, make it big in Hollywood. Dream Correspondent Kat Carney gives her star treatment for the day when she introduces Sakinah to her favorite actress, ten-year-old Ashley Clarke on the set of "The Hughleys". Segment #2 The Man Behind the Paper Mask A mother dreams of giving her son the wedding reception he never had, due to his dislike of being photographed while recovering cosmetically from his failed attempt at suicide last year. The Dream Maker grants her wish with help from all his neighbors and small businesses from his hometown. PRIZE: Reception at Vandiver Inn Flowers from Country Flower Shop Wedding cake from Klein's Bakery Disc jockey from Premier Mobile Disc Jockeys Entertainment Photography from Richard Greenhouse Photography Segment #3 Second Honeymoon Dream Date Two couples want to shift gears from their regular lives and put some fun and romance back into their marriage. The Dream Maker has them compete in a Dream Dare for a second honeymoon by having the wives dress their husbands…like themselves! We follow up later in the show. Segment #4 AIDS Gift Judy writes in to share the extraordinary tale of the care her sister-in- law Denise gives a young 11 year old girl dying from AIDS, and to wish for some time away with a trip to little Selena's dream vacation land. The Dream Maker hears their wish and grants them their dream. PRIZE: Vacation at Wydham Palace Resort and Spa at Disney World (PIC TV). Segment #5 Second Honeymoon Dream Dare Payoff We see the results of the wives' "makeover" of their husbands, with the audience judging their efforts by level of applause. PRIZE: Pleasant Hawaiian Holidays (PIC TV) Segment #6 Audience A select few from our audience are the lucky ones to have their wishes granted by the Dream Maker, including one who gets a futon. Segment #7 Goodbye Promotional Consideration: Priceline.com

  • 2. Episode 2

    Original air date: 11/19/1999 Runtime: 37:43 min.

    Original air date: 11/19/1999 Runtime: 37:43 min. This episode features Charlene who dreams of becoming a Rockette.

  • 3. Episode 3

    Original air date: 11/22/1999 Runtime: 37:31 min.

    Original air date: 11/22/1999 Runtime: 37:31 min. This episode features Ken and Sabrina. Ken is madly in love with Sabrina would like to propose and marry her. They are going to get married today on the show.

  • 4. Episode 4

    Original air date: 11/23/1999 Runtime: 39:01 min.

    Original air date: 11/23/1999 Runtime: 39:01 min. This episode is about Eric who works back stage. Dream Maker gives him $1000 to buy new clothes for himself.

  • 5. Episode 5

    Original air date: 11/24/1999 Runtime: 37:51 min.

    Original air date: 11/24/1999 Runtime: 37:51 min. This episode features parents who are willing to do anything to make sure this holiday season is special for their families.

  • 6. Episode 6

    Original air date: 11/25/1999 Runtime: 37:44 min.

    Original air date: 11/25/1999 Runtime: 37:44 min. This episode features Charlene, member of the church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints. She dreams of quitting smoking. Lettie, her daughter, fears losing her mother Charlene due to her excessive smoking.

  • 7. Episode 7

    Original air date: 11/26/1999 Runtime: 38:02 min.

    Original air date: 11/26/1999 Runtime: 38:02 min. This episode features Tracy who dreams of getting a sexy make over for her husband.

  • 8. Episode 8

    Original air date: 11/29/1999 Runtime: 39:10 min.

    Original air date: 11/29/1999 Runtime: 39:10 min. This episode features Carol Foster and Marilyn Zimmerman. Dream Maker takes them to visit Charlie O'Donnell, the voice of the show Wheel of Fortune!

  • 9. Episode 9

    Original air date: 11/30/1999 Runtime: 38:08 min.

    Original air date: 11/30/1999 Runtime: 38:08 min. This episode features Ingo Rademacher; the 'General Hospital' star surprises a woman in the audience who has been one of his biggest fans for over 20 years.

  • 10. Episode 10

    Original air date: 12/01/1999 Runtime: 37:41 min.

    Original air date: 12/01/1999 Runtime: 37:41 min. This episode features Tammy who dreams of meeting her favorite TV star of "The Parkers" Mo'Nique.

  • 11. Episode 11

    Original air date: 12/02/1999 Runtime: 39:16 min.

    Original air date: 12/02/1999 Runtime: 39:16 min. This episode is about finding the right person for a friend. Jaclyn dreams for her friend Anna to find a nice young man to date.

  • 12. Episode 12

    Original air date: 12/03/1999 Runtime: 37:27 min.

    Original air date: 12/03/1999 Runtime: 37:27 min. This episode features a mother trying to find her son. Evelyn was forced to share her son's custody with her ex-husband, but after two years father and son both disappeared.

  • 13. Episode 13

    Original air date: 12/08/1999 Runtime: 36:18 min.

    Original air date: 12/08/1999 Runtime: 36:18 min. This episode features Steven Gould's dream. He wants to meet the star of NBC'S "Passions", Lindsay. His dream comes true!

  • 14. Episode 14

    Original air date: 12/09/1999 Runtime: 37:48 min.

    Original air date: 12/09/1999 Runtime: 37:48 min. This episode is about the dream of Melissa, who has a secret crush on a boy (Matt) since she was in high school. She wants to express her feelings to Matt through this show.

  • 15. Episode 15

    Original air date: 12/10/1999 Runtime: 38:26 min.

    Original air date: 12/10/1999 Runtime: 38:26 min. This episode features the dream of a wife (Rustina) for her husband (Ed). Rustina wants her husband to get laser eye surgery.

  • 16. Episode 16

    Original air date: 12/14/1999 Runtime: 38:53 min.

    Original air date: 12/14/1999 Runtime: 38:53 min. The episode features a single mother of quadruplets who choose to leave an unacceptable situation along with her children

  • 17. Episode 17

    Original air date: 12/17/1999 Runtime: 39:07 min.

    Original air date: 12/17/1999 Runtime: 39:07 min. The episode features a young girl named Janae who wants to thank her mother for the great support she has given her in every phase of her life. Janae met with her internet boyfriend Darren who proposes Janae.

  • 18. Episode 18

    Original air date: 01/05/2000 Runtime: 39:02 min.

    Original air date: 01/05/2000 Runtime: 39:02 min. This episode features Deb Brant, an English teacher who has not been on a date in a long time.

  • 19. Episode 19

    Original air date: 01/06/2000 Runtime: 38:59 min.

    Original air date: 01/06/2000 Runtime: 38:59 min. This episode features Julie who has suffered from severe kidney disease since the age of 9 and has received kidney donations from her family 4 times.

  • 20. Episode 20

    Original air date: 01/10/2000 Runtime: 39:35 min.

    Original air date: 01/10/2000 Runtime: 39:35 min. This episode features Tricia, the mother of two kids who has a big dream of competing in Miss America pageant.

  • 21. Episode 21

    Original air date: 01/12/2000 Runtime: 38:54 min.

    Original air date: 01/12/2000 Runtime: 38:54 min. This episode features the dreams of fans who want to look like their favorite celebrities.