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Joel Murcott (1915–1978)

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Writer for NBC Radio's "Tales of the Texas Rangers" (1950-1952). See more trivia »

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Known For

Sheena: Queen of the Jungle
(1955-1956)
Cavalcade of America
(1954-1956)
Alfred Hitchcock Presents
(1957-1962)
Manfish
Manfish Writer
(1956)

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 1974-1975 Barnaby Jones (TV Series) (writer - 3 episodes)
- Flight to Danger (1975) ... (writer)
- Counterfall (1975) ... (writer)
- Odd Man Loses (1974) ... (writer)
 1974 Little House on the Prairie (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- Mr. Edward's Homecoming (1974) ... (written by)
 1974 Cannon (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Bobby Loved Me (1974) ... (writer)
  Bonanza (TV Series) (writer - 5 episodes, 1969 - 1973) (written by - 3 episodes, 1967 - 1968)
- The Witness (1973) ... (writer)
- Ambush at Rio Lobo (1972) ... (writer)
- The Power of Life and Death (1970) ... (writer)
- Long Way to Ogden (1970) ... (writer)
- The Witness (1969) ... (writer)
 1967 Run for Your Life (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Flight from Tirana: Part 1 (1967) ... (writer)
 1967 Laredo (TV Series) (teleplay - 1 episode)
- The Seventh Day (1967) ... (teleplay)
 1962-1964 The Alfred Hitchcock Hour (TV Series) (teleplay - 3 episodes)
- Behind the Locked Door (1964) ... (teleplay)
- The Dividing Wall (1963) ... (teleplay)
- The Black Curtain (1962) ... (teleplay)
 1957-1962 Alfred Hitchcock Presents (TV Series) (teleplay - 9 episodes)
- What Frightened You, Fred? (1962) ... (teleplay)
- Ambition (1961) ... (teleplay)
- A Personal Matter (1959) ... (teleplay)
- Man with a Problem (1958) ... (teleplay)
- Death Sentence (1958) ... (teleplay)
 1961 Whispering Smith (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- The Devil's Share (1961) ... (written by)
 1960 Checkmate (TV Series) (teleplay - 1 episode)
- Lady on the Brink (1960) ... (teleplay)
  M Squad (TV Series) (writer - 9 episodes, 1957 - 1959) (teleplay - 1 episode, 1957) (written by - 1 episode, 1957)
- Death by Adoption (1959) ... (writer)
- Sunday Punch (1959) ... (writer)
- Voluntary Surrender (1959) ... (writer)
- The Jumper (1959) ... (writer)
- One Man's Life (1959) ... (writer)
 1959 Armchair Theatre (TV Series) (story - 1 episode)
- Invitation to Murder (1959) ... (story)
 1959 Markham (TV Series) (story - 1 episode)
- A Princely Sum (1959) ... (story)
  Studio 57 (TV Series) (1 episode, 1956) (teleplay - 2 episodes, 1957 - 1958)
- Take Five (1958) ... (teleplay)
- You Take Ballistics (1957) ... (teleplay)
- The Blue Wall (1956)
 1957 Tales of Wells Fargo (TV Series) (story - 1 episode)
- The Witness (1957) ... (story)
 1957 Perry Mason (TV Series) (teleplay - 1 episode)
- The Case of the Crimson Kiss (1957) ... (teleplay)
 1957 The Walter Winchell File (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Boy from Mason City (1957) ... (writer)
  Schlitz Playhouse (TV Series) (teleplay - 2 episodes, 1953 - 1957) (writer - 1 episode, 1957) (original story - 1 episode, 1953)
- Hands of the Enemy (1957) ... (writer)
- The Traveling Corpse (1957) ... (teleplay)
- The Soil (1953) ... (original story) / (teleplay)
  Crusader (TV Series) (3 episodes, 1956) (teleplay - 4 episodes, 1956) (written by - 1 episode, 1956)
- The Cop Killer (1956)
- Expose (1956) ... (written by)
- The Syndicate (1956)
- The Visitors (1956) ... (teleplay)
 1956 The Scarlet Pimpernel (TV Series) (screenplay - 4 episodes)
- The Winged Madonna (1956) ... (screenplay)
- The Ambassador's Lady (1956) ... (screenplay)
- Something Remembered (1956) ... (screenplay)
- Sir Percy's Wager (1956) ... (screenplay)
  Cavalcade of America (TV Series) (written by - 2 episodes, 1954 - 1955) (teleplay - 1 episode, 1956) (screenplay - 1 episode, 1955)
- The Doll Who Found a Mother (1956) ... (teleplay)
- Toward Tomorrow (1955) ... (screenplay)
- A Time for Courage (1955) ... (written by)
- Saturday Story (1954) ... (written by)
 1956 Manfish (screenplay)
 1956 Dick Turpin: Highwayman (Short)
  Sheena: Queen of the Jungle (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode, 1956) (screenplay by - 1 episode, 1956) (story by - 1 episode, 1956) (screenplay - 1 episode, 1955) (story - 1 episode, 1955)
- The Lash (1956) ... (written by)
- The Rival Queen (1956) ... (screenplay by)
- The Renegades (1956) ... (story by)
- The Elephant God (1955) ... (screenplay) / (story)
 1955 Texaco Star Theatre (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #8.4 (1955) ... (writer: September Song sketch)
 1955 The Star and the Story (TV Series) (screenplay - 1 episode)
- Dark Stranger (1955) ... (screenplay)
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Personal Details

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Wrote The Texas Rangers on radio. He also worked many times with Tallulah Bankhead.
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Writer for NBC Radio's "Tales of the Texas Rangers" (1950-1952). See more »

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