Comedians George Burns and Red Skelton, newsman David Brinkley and producer David Wolper were among eight people inducted into the Academy of Television Arts and Sciences' Hall of Fame.

Posthumously honored Sunday night in Los Angeles were Jack Benny, Burns' wife and partner, Gracie Allen, talk show host David Susskind and newsman Chet Huntley.Burns, Skelton, Brinkley and Wolper attended the black-tie ceremonies along with 700 others, including Bob Hope, Art Buchwald, Johnny Carson, Alex Haley, Burt Lancaster and Gregory Peck.

The ceremony at 20th Century Fox studios was taped for a Jan. 23 broadcast by Fox Broadcasting Co.