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Director:
Writer:
Peter Tewksbury (episode)
Contact:
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Seasons:
1 | 2
Release Date:
10 October 1961 (USA) See more »
Genre:
Plot:
Hosted by famous dancer/actor Fred Astaire, this series presented a new drama with each week's episode... See more »
Awards:
Nominated for 13 Primetime Emmys. See more »
NewsDesk:
(2 articles)
TV veteran Dick Berg dies at 87
 (From The Hollywood Reporter. 2 September 2009, 3:00 PM, PDT)

James Whitmore dies at 87
 (From The Hollywood Reporter. 6 February 2009, 2:00 PM, PST)


Cast

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Fred Astaire ... Himself - Host / ... (58 episodes, 1961-1963)
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Series Directed by
Alan Crosland Jr. (7 episodes, 1962-1963)
Bernard Girard (5 episodes, 1961-1963)
John Newland (4 episodes, 1961-1963)
Ted Post (4 episodes, 1962-1963)
James Sheldon (4 episodes, 1962)
John Brahm (2 episodes, 1962-1963)
Herschel Daugherty (2 episodes, 1962-1963)
Robert Ellis Miller (2 episodes, 1962-1963)
George Schaefer (2 episodes, 1962)
Norman Lloyd (1 episode, 1962)
 
Series Writing credits
Lawrence B. Marcus (4 episodes, 1961-1963)
Alvin Boretz (3 episodes, 1962-1963)
Jameson Brewer (3 episodes, 1962)
John Hawkins (3 episodes, 1962)
David Karp (2 episodes, 1961-1962)
John Kneubuhl (2 episodes, 1961-1962)
James Leighton (2 episodes, 1961)
Harold Swanton (2 episodes, 1962-1963)
Lionel Trilling (2 episodes, 1962-1963)
Ward Hawkins (2 episodes, 1962)
Oscar Millard (2 episodes, 1962)
Richard De Roy (2 episodes, 1963)
Peter Tewksbury (1 episode, 1961)

Series Produced by
Frank Baur .... associate producer (5 episodes, 1961-1962)
Everett Freeman .... producer (2 episodes, 1962)
 
Series Original Music by
John Williams (3 episodes, 1961-1962)
 
Series Cinematography by
John F. Warren (2 episodes, 1961-1962)
 
Series Film Editing by
Richard Belding (3 episodes, 1961-1962)

Howard Epstein (unknown episodes)
 
Series Production Design by
Martin Obzina (1 episode, 1962)
 
Series Art Direction by
Alexander A. Mayer (1 episode, 1961)
John Meehan (1 episode, 1962)

Martin Obzina (unknown episodes)
 
Series Set Decoration by
John McCarthy Jr. (3 episodes, 1961-1962)
Robert C. Bradfield (2 episodes, 1961-1962)
 
Series Costume Design by
Burton Miller (1 episode, 1961)
 
Series Makeup Department
Jack Barron .... makeup artist (2 episodes, 1961-1962)
Florence Bush .... hair stylist (2 episodes, 1961-1962)
 
Series Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Edward K. Dodds .... assistant director (2 episodes, 1961-1962)
 
Series Sound Department
Earl Crain Jr. .... sound (1 episode, 1961)
David H. Moriarty .... sound (1 episode, 1962)
 
Series Costume and Wardrobe Department
Vincent Dee .... costume supervisor (1 episode, 1962)
 
Series Editorial Department
David J. O'Connell .... editorial department head (2 episodes, 1961-1962)
 
Series Music Department
John Williams .... composer: theme music (59 episodes, 1960-1963)
Stanley Wilson .... music supervisor (2 episodes, 1961-1962)
 
Series Other crew
Saul Bass .... title designer (3 episodes, 1961-1962)
 

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Additional Details

Also Known As:
"Premiere, Presented by Fred Astaire" - USA (alternative title)
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Runtime:
60 min | 60 min (56 episodes)
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Aspect Ratio:
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