An anthology series starring Richard Boone as host and starred in about 50% of the shows. Each regular had parts in almost every episode and starred in at least one episode.
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1964   1963  
Won 1 Golden Globe. Another 8 nominations. See more awards »

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 Jimmy Smith / ... (25 episodes, 1963-1964)
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 Anderson Carr / ... (25 episodes, 1963-1964)
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 Judge / ... (25 episodes, 1963-1964)
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 Jessie / ... (25 episodes, 1963-1964)
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 Jeanette Brown / ... (25 episodes, 1963-1964)
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 Maggie Clements / ... (25 episodes, 1963-1964)
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 Senator Clements / ... (25 episodes, 1963-1964)
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 Psychiatrist / ... (25 episodes, 1963-1964)
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 Jacob Osserman / ... (25 episodes, 1963-1964)
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 James O'Brien / ... (25 episodes, 1963-1964)
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 Danny Jones / ... (25 episodes, 1963-1964)
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An anthology series starring Richard Boone as host and starred in about 50% of the shows. Each regular had parts in almost every episode and starred in at least one episode. Written by J.E. McKillop <jack-mckillop@worldnet.att.net>

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24 September 1963 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

El teatro de Richard Boone  »

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1.33 : 1
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Himself - Host: [opening introduction] Good evening. We are the players in this theater and we welcome you, our audience.
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Crazy Credits

The closing credit roll for each episode lists alphabetically all 11 principal performers even if the person does not appear in a segment. See more »

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Referenced in Password All-Stars: Jane Wyatt vs. Richard Boone (1963) See more »

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How Soon
Music by Henry Mancini
Lyrics by Al Stillman (uncredited)
Performed by Henry Mancini
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One of the best shows ever.
12 May 2005 | by (Albuquerque, New Mexico) – See all my reviews

We watched "The Richard Boone Show" regularly during its all-too-brief run. Everyone else in the country appeared to be watching "The Fugitive", which--to our way of thinking--couldn't't't't compare in quality to Richard Boone. This was a repertory company, and all the regulars played many different types of characters. Many of them went on to star in better-known productions, while their excellence in this show went largely unnoticed. I'm glad to see that it did receive some nominations and one Golden Globe award, but it should have had a much longer run and received many more awards. I agree with a comment on the message board, that there should be copies available for purchase. I would greatly enjoy seeing these episodes once more on one of the cable or dish channels that feature "oldies but goodies".


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