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Seasons:
1
Release Date:
8 November 1952 (USA) See more »
Genre:
Plot:
A well-meaning but bumbling real-estate agent always getting into trouble with his boss and has to be constantly rescued by his secretary, who loves him.
Awards:
Nominated for Primetime Emmy. See more »
User Reviews:
Bob's Best! See more (2 total) »

Cast

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Robert Cummings ... Robert Beanblossom / ... (32 episodes, 1952-1953)

Julie Bishop ... Julie Marshall / ... (32 episodes, 1952-1953)

John Litel ... Mr. Willis Thackery / ... (30 episodes, 1952-1953)
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Series Directed by
Leslie Goodwins (17 episodes, 1952-1953)
Oscar Rudolph (6 episodes, 1952-1953)
 
Series Writing credits
Maurice Richlin (13 episodes, 1952-1953)
Hendrik Vollaerts (13 episodes, 1952-1953)
Roland MacLane (4 episodes, 1952-1953)
Robert Cummings (4 episodes, 1952)
Dick Conway (3 episodes, 1952-1953)
Jack Elinson (2 episodes, 1952)
Norman Paul (2 episodes, 1952)

Series Produced by
Edmund Beloin .... producer (28 episodes, 1952-1953)
Don Sharpe .... producer (12 episodes, 1952-1953)
Robert Cummings .... producer / executive producer (4 episodes, 1952-1953)
Mort Greene .... producer (3 episodes, 1952)
 
Series Original Music by
Leon Klatzkin (10 episodes, 1952-1953)
 
Series Cinematography by
George E. Diskant (14 episodes, 1952-1953)
 
Series Film Editing by
James Smith (4 episodes, 1952-1953)
Sherman Todd (4 episodes, 1952-1953)
Frank Doyle (3 episodes, 1952)
Samuel E. Beetley (2 episodes, 1953)
 
Series Art Direction by
Ralph Berger (12 episodes, 1952-1953)
 
Series Set Decoration by
Glen Daniels (8 episodes, 1952-1953)
 
Series Makeup Department
Karl Herlinger .... makeup artist (4 episodes, 1952-1953)
 
Series Production Management
Ruby Rosenberg .... production supervisor (12 episodes, 1952-1953)
 
Series Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
John Pommer .... assistant director (11 episodes, 1952-1953)
 
Series Music Department
Leon Klatzkin .... conductor / music supervisor (10 episodes, 1952-1953)
 

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Additional Details

Runtime:
30 min (33 episodes)
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Aspect Ratio:
1.33 : 1 See more »
Sound Mix:
Mono (RCA Sound System)

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4 out of 6 people found the following review useful.
Bob's Best!, 22 January 2010
Author: girvsjoint from Australia

Robert Cummings was one of the first 'Big Screen' stars to venture into television, his first SitCom, 'My Hero', was his best! Several other screen stars have played the handsome, well meaning, but bumbling character, Cary Grant, Fred MacMurray to name two, but none did it better than Robert Cummings, and never better than in 'My Hero', for some reason it only ran for 33 episodes, but what gems of comedy they are, and although a few of them are available on DVD, they are usually not very good in the picture quality department, if the originals are still in existence, someone should put the entire series out in a good quality boxed set! This series deserves it! Not long after this series, Robert Cummings for some inexplicit reason changed his billing to Bob Cummings, and for some reason, to me, was never quite as funny again? Maybe it's just me? But if you want to see Robert Cummings at his funniest, check out 'My Hero'!

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