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Todhunter Ballard (1903–1980)

Although he lacks a complete bibliography of his film and TV credits (a full accounting would show more than 50 film and TV credits in various capacities), Willis Todhunter Ballard was a very successful author, writing over 100 novels and innumerable magazine stories during his lifetime. Admittedly undisciplined in his youth, the Cleveland-born ... See full bio »

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Known For

The Outcast
The Outcast Writer
(1954)
Shannon
Shannon Writer
(1962)
Death Valley Days
(1965)
Dick Tracy
Dick Tracy Writer
(1950-1951)

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 1965 Death Valley Days (TV Series) (written by - 4 episodes)
- Dry Water Sailors (1965) ... (written by)
- A City Is Born (1965) ... (written by)
- Temporary Warden (1965) ... (written by)
- Fighting Sky Pilot (1965) ... (written by)
 1962 Shannon (TV Series) (teleplay - 5 episodes)
- Delayed Delivery (1962) ... (teleplay)
- The Sports Car Story (1962) ... (teleplay)
- Patriarch (1962) ... (teleplay)
- Fallers (1962) ... (teleplay)
- The Professional Widower (1962) ... (teleplay)
 1961 Bronco (TV Series) (story - 1 episode)
- Guns of the Lawless (1961) ... (story)
 1959 Shotgun Slade (TV Series) (teleplay - 1 episode)
- Too Smart to Live (1959) ... (teleplay)
 1954 The Outcast (Esquire Magazine story)
 1952-1953 Cowboy G-Men (TV Series) (teleplay - 4 episodes)
- Hush Money (1953) ... (teleplay)
- Hangfire (1953) ... (teleplay)
- Silver Fraud (1953) ... (teleplay)
- Salted Mines (1952) ... (teleplay)
  Adventures of Wild Bill Hickok (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode, 1951) (screenplay - 1 episode, 1951)
- Masked Riders (1951) ... (writer)
- The Lady School Teacher (1951) ... (screenplay)
  Dick Tracy (TV Series) (written by - 3 episodes, 1951) (writer - 1 episode, 1950)
- The Case of the Dangerous Dollars (1951) ... (written by)
- Junior and the Sapphire Mystery (1950) ... (writer)
- Tracy Is Missing! ... (written by)
- Tess and the Smugglers ... (written by)
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Other Works:

Story: "The Outcast" (filmed as The Outcast (1954))
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