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An anthology series with episodes split between comedies and drama. Anita Colby and Arlene Dahl shared hosting duties the first season that was originally filmed live but switched to film. Polly Bergen took over as hostess in the next year. Written by rharlan58

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2 October 1953 (USA)  »

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Action Tonight  »

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