Originally billed as Playhouse of the Stars this long running anthology series was originally presented live from New York. Irene Dunne was briefly the hostess in 1952 and the show frequently used Broadway performers in classic stories.

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Won 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 1 win & 9 nominations. See more awards »
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 Himself - Host / ... (41 episodes, 1954-1958)
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 Herself - Hostess / ... (28 episodes, 1951-1952)
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Originally billed as Playhouse of the Stars this long running anthology series was originally presented live from New York. Irene Dunne was briefly the hostess in 1952 and the show frequently used Broadway performers in classic stories.

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Comedy | Drama

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5 October 1951 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Herald Playhouse  »

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| (91 episodes)

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1.33 : 1
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Beginning in October 1955 until the last episode in March 1959, the show was broadcast on Friday nights between 9:30 and 10:00 PM Eastern Time. See more »

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Featured in Stardust: The Bette Davis Story (2006) See more »

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