Wally Cox as Mr. Peepers played a shy science teacher at "Jefferson Junior High". Mr. Peepers was always facing problems, but never outwitted.

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Nominated for 8 Primetime Emmys. Another 1 win. See more awards »
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 Mr. Peepers / ... (65 episodes, 1952-1955)
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 Mrs. Gurney (37 episodes, 1952-1953)
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 Mr. Weskit / ... (37 episodes, 1952-1955)
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 Nancy Remington / ... (35 episodes, 1952-1954)
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Wally Cox as Mr. Peepers played a shy science teacher at "Jefferson Junior High". Mr. Peepers was always facing problems, but never outwitted.

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America's Favorite Science Teacher, Underdog And All-Around Nice Guy!

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Director James Sheldon cast Tony Randall in what was supposed to be a small role in a single episode. The producer was so impressed with Randall's work that the role was expanded, and he became a regular on the show. See more »

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Happily, at least one episode still exists
5 October 2005 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I have found a DVD containing a rare episode of Mr Peepers starring Wally Cox. Classic TV Hits, comedy volumn 2 has this series along with Jackie Gleason's Life of Riley, Trouble With Father, and I Remember Mama. Cox is brilliant in the lead role. Tony Randall shines in a supporting role. The show was filmed live and it is rather grainy today but thank goodness it still exists. One can easily see why this series was so popular in it's day. It is a sweet and tender show. It is very well acted and well written. Thanks to the Classic TV Hits series this show is available to us all to cherish for years to come. The actress who plays the elderly teacher later went on to play Aunt Clara on Bewitched. As with all the show's performers she is excellent!


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