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"Ironside" (1967) More at IMDbPro »TV series 1967-1975

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Ironside: :  -- Despite having testified for the prosecution, Ironside believes in the innocence of a condemned Vietnam vet.
Ironside: Season 4: Episode 1 -- A lifetime of paraplegia threatens Detective Sergeant Ed Brown (Don Galloway) when he is shot by a sniper. Part 1 of 2.
Ironside: Season 4: Episode 1 -- High drama is focused on Craig Institute when spinal surgery to repair the broken back of Sgt. Ed Brown (Don Galloway) by Dr. William Ritter (guest star Vic Morrow) is interrupted by a threat against the life of the surgeon's daughter.
Ironside: Season 1: Episode 27 -- While investigating a murder, Ironside's aide becomes a suspect.
Ironside: Season 1: Episode 26 -- Detective Sergeant Brown is accused of brutality after a hippie dies of a beating.

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Seasons:
1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8
Release Date:
14 September 1967 (USA) See more »
Genre:
Tagline:
The chief of detectives!
Plot:
Wheelchair-bound detective Robert T. Ironside battles the bad guys on the streets of San Francisco. Full summary »
Awards:
Nominated for 2 Golden Globes. Another 2 wins & 17 nominations See more »
User Reviews:
Nothing fazes the Chief See more (13 total) »

Cast

 (Series Cast Summary - 5 of 441)

Raymond Burr ... Robert T. Ironside / ... (195 episodes, 1967-1975)
Don Galloway ... Det. Sgt. Ed Brown / ... (195 episodes, 1967-1975)
Don Mitchell ... Mark Sanger / ... (195 episodes, 1967-1975)
Barbara Anderson ... Officer Eve Whitfield / ... (105 episodes, 1967-1971)
Elizabeth Baur ... Fran Belding / ... (89 episodes, 1971-1975)
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Series Directed by
Don Weis (57 episodes, 1967-1975)
Don McDougall (15 episodes, 1968-1975)
Russ Mayberry (11 episodes, 1972-1974)
Charles S. Dubin (9 episodes, 1967-1974)
Anton Leader (8 episodes, 1967-1969)
Abner Biberman (8 episodes, 1968-1970)
John Florea (7 episodes, 1969-1971)
Barry Shear (6 episodes, 1968-1974)
Richard A. Colla (4 episodes, 1968-1971)
Richard Benedict (4 episodes, 1969-1970)
Daniel Haller (4 episodes, 1972-1974)
David Friedkin (4 episodes, 1973-1974)
James Sheldon (3 episodes, 1967-1968)
Leonard Horn (3 episodes, 1968-1972)
James Neilson (3 episodes, 1970-1971)
Leslie H. Martinson (3 episodes, 1971)
Jeffrey Hayden (3 episodes, 1972-1975)
Jerry Jameson (3 episodes, 1973-1975)
Alvin Ganzer (3 episodes, 1973-1974)
Ralph Senensky (2 episodes, 1967-1968)
Jeannot Szwarc (2 episodes, 1968-1969)
Allen Reisner (2 episodes, 1969)
Daniel Petrie (2 episodes, 1970-1972)
Corey Allen (2 episodes, 1970-1971)
David Lowell Rich (2 episodes, 1970)
Alf Kjellin (2 episodes, 1971-1972)
Arnold Laven (2 episodes, 1972-1974)
Raymond Burr (2 episodes, 1972)
Christian I. Nyby II (2 episodes, 1972)
Boris Sagal (2 episodes, 1974)
 
Series Writing credits
Collier Young (195 episodes, 1967-1975)
Sy Salkowitz (35 episodes, 1967-1973)
James Doherty (10 episodes, 1973-1975)
William D. Gordon (10 episodes, 1973-1975)
Donn Mullally (8 episodes, 1967-1971)
Irv Pearlberg (6 episodes, 1969-1974)
Frank Telford (6 episodes, 1969-1973)
Don Mankiewicz (5 episodes, 1967-1968)
Robert Earll (5 episodes, 1968-1971)
William Douglas Lansford (5 episodes, 1969-1973)
Francine Carroll (5 episodes, 1970-1974)
Max Hodge (5 episodes, 1971-1972)
Michael Butler (5 episodes, 1972-1974)
Christopher Trumbo (5 episodes, 1972-1974)
Arthur Weingarten (4 episodes, 1967-1970)
Richard H. Landau (4 episodes, 1968-1973)
Norman Katkov (4 episodes, 1968-1970)
David P. Harmon (4 episodes, 1972-1975)
True Boardman (3 episodes, 1967-1974)
Robert Van Scoyk (3 episodes, 1967-1972)
Norman Jolley (3 episodes, 1968-1974)
Bill S. Ballinger (3 episodes, 1968-1972)
Robert Pirosh (3 episodes, 1968-1971)
Sandy Stern (3 episodes, 1970)
Edward DeBlasio (3 episodes, 1971-1972)
Jimmy Sangster (3 episodes, 1974)
Jeannot Szwarc (2 episodes, 1967-1969)
Don Brinkley (2 episodes, 1967-1968)
Stephen Kandel (2 episodes, 1967-1968)
Stephen Lord (2 episodes, 1968-1972)
John McGreevey (2 episodes, 1968-1971)
Brad Radnitz (2 episodes, 1968-1970)
Carey Wilber (2 episodes, 1968-1969)
Brett Halliday (2 episodes, 1968)
Robert Hamner (2 episodes, 1969-1974)
Richard Alan Shapiro (2 episodes, 1969-1971)
Irve Tunick (2 episodes, 1969)
Frank Chase (2 episodes, 1970-1973)
Stephen J. Cannell (2 episodes, 1970-1971)
Mark Rodgers (2 episodes, 1970-1971)
Michael Fisher (2 episodes, 1971-1972)
Adrian Spies (2 episodes, 1971-1972)
Mann Rubin (2 episodes, 1973-1975)
Judy Burns (2 episodes, 1973-1974)
Samuel Roeca (2 episodes, 1974-1975)
Robert I. Holt (2 episodes, 1974)
Anthony Lawrence (2 episodes, 1974)

Series Produced by
Cy Chermak .... executive producer / producer (157 episodes, 1967-1974)
Jeannot Szwarc .... associate producer / producer (53 episodes, 1967-1969)
Douglas Benton .... producer (43 episodes, 1968-1972)
Albert Aley .... producer (36 episodes, 1969-1975)
Jay Benson .... associate producer / producer (30 episodes, 1970-1974)
Joel Rogosin .... executive producer / producer (29 episodes, 1969-1975)
Frank Price .... executive producer (27 episodes, 1967-1968)
Winston Miller .... producer (25 episodes, 1969-1972)
Norman Jolley .... producer (16 episodes, 1973-1975)
Paul Mason .... producer (14 episodes, 1968-1969)
Lou Morheim .... producer (11 episodes, 1972-1974)
James Duff McAdams .... producer (7 episodes, 1967-1968)
Collier Young .... executive producer (5 episodes, 1967-1968)
John Choy .... producer (5 episodes, 1973-1974)
David J. O'Connell .... producer (2 episodes, 1967)
 
Series Original Music by
Oliver Nelson (68 episodes, 1967-1975)
Marty Paich (46 episodes, 1972-1974)
Quincy Jones (12 episodes, 1967-1968)
Robert Prince (6 episodes, 1974)
Benny Carter (3 episodes, 1967-1970)
Billy Goldenberg (3 episodes, 1968-1971)
Elliot Kaplan (2 episodes, 1974-1975)
 
Series Cinematography by
Bud Thackery (165 episodes, 1968-1975)
Lionel Lindon (14 episodes, 1967-1968)
William Margulies (6 episodes, 1967-1969)
Ray Flin (3 episodes, 1967-1968)
Benjamin H. Kline (2 episodes, 1967)
 
Series Film Editing by
Edward W. Williams (70 episodes, 1967-1974)
John Elias (22 episodes, 1970-1974)
Douglas Stewart (13 episodes, 1967-1973)
Tony Martinelli (8 episodes, 1968-1971)
Edward Haire (7 episodes, 1967-1968)
Howard Epstein (7 episodes, 1969-1975)
Richard M. Sprague (6 episodes, 1967-1973)
Buddy Small (6 episodes, 1968-1974)
Albert J.J. Zúñiga (6 episodes, 1970-1971)
Howard Terrill (6 episodes, 1971-1975)
Richard Bracken (5 episodes, 1968-1973)
Larry Lester (5 episodes, 1969-1970)
Edward M. Abroms (4 episodes, 1968-1969)
Robert L. Kimble (4 episodes, 1969-1973)
Ronald LaVine (3 episodes, 1969-1970)
Robert F. Shugrue (3 episodes, 1971-1972)
Jack W. Schoengarth (3 episodes, 1972-1973)
Arnold Baker (3 episodes, 1974)
Jean Jacques Berthelot (2 episodes, 1968-1971)
James E. Nownes (2 episodes, 1970-1971)
 
Series Art Direction by
Loyd S. Papez (180 episodes, 1967-1975)
Howard E. Johnson (5 episodes, 1967)
William D. DeCinces (2 episodes, 1968)
 
Series Set Decoration by
John McCarthy Jr. (78 episodes, 1967-1974)
Joseph Reith (66 episodes, 1967-1970)
James M. Walters Sr. (61 episodes, 1970-1973)
Joseph J. Stone (41 episodes, 1973-1975)
Mickey S. Michaels (15 episodes, 1970)
Bert Allen (4 episodes, 1972-1973)
 
Series Costume Design by
Grady Hunt (192 episodes, 1967-1975)
 
Series Makeup Department
Larry Germain .... hair stylist (98 episodes, 1967-1971)
Bud Westmore .... makeup artist (98 episodes, 1967-1971)
 
Series Production Management
Wilbur Mosier .... unit manager (158 episodes, 1968-1975)
George Lollier .... unit manager (23 episodes, 1967-1968)
Henry Kline .... unit manager (8 episodes, 1967-1973)
Bud Brill .... unit manager (2 episodes, 1967-1974)
 
Series Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Christian I. Nyby II .... assistant director (40 episodes, 1969-1972)
Gene Law .... assistant director (34 episodes, 1969-1971)
Joe Boston .... assistant director (22 episodes, 1967-1969)
Chuck Lowry .... assistant director (20 episodes, 1973-1975)
Tom Blank .... assistant director (18 episodes, 1973-1975)
James A. Westman .... assistant director (17 episodes, 1971-1973)
Brad H. Aronson .... assistant director (7 episodes, 1973)
James M. Walters Jr. .... assistant director (6 episodes, 1968)
Carl Beringer .... assistant director (5 episodes, 1967-1968)
Joseph C. Cavalier .... assistant director (3 episodes, 1967-1968)
Frank Losee .... assistant director (2 episodes, 1967-1968)
Jack Doran .... assistant director (2 episodes, 1967)
Ronnie Rondell Jr. .... assistant director (2 episodes, 1967)
Chris Christenberry .... assistant director (2 episodes, 1972)

Lou Watt .... assistant director (unknown episodes)
 
Series Sound Department
Frank H. Wilkinson .... sound (136 episodes, 1969-1975)
David H. Moriarty .... sound (29 episodes, 1967-1969)
Earl Crain Jr. .... sound (23 episodes, 1968-1969)
 
Series Visual Effects by
Albert Whitlock .... special photographic effects (1 episode, 1972)
 
Series Stunts
Carol Daniels .... stunt double: Barbara Anderson (15 episodes, 1967-1968)
Jesse Wayne .... stunts / stunt performer: Boxer in the Ring (5 episodes, 1967-1974)

Bob Herron .... stunts (unknown episodes)
Kim Kahana .... stunts (unknown episodes)
Hubie Kerns .... stunts (unknown episodes)
Dean Smith .... stunts (unknown episodes)
 
Series Camera and Electrical Department
Randall Robinson .... assistant camera (3 episodes, 1967)
 
Series Editorial Department
Richard Belding .... editorial supervisor (195 episodes, 1967-1975)
Robert Brower .... color coordinator (84 episodes, 1967-1970)

Joe Boston .... assistant editor (unknown episodes)
 
Series Music Department
Quincy Jones .... composer: theme music (187 episodes, 1967-1975)
Stanley Wilson .... music supervisor (84 episodes, 1967-1970)
Hal Mooney .... music supervisor (66 episodes, 1972-1975)
Carol Parks .... vocals (2 episodes, 1973)

Billy Goldenberg .... musical cues (unknown episodes)
 
Series Transportation Department
Frank Khoury .... driver (1 episode, 1968)
Chris Haynes .... production driver (1 episode, 1969)
 
Series Other crew
Robert Benevides .... production executive: Harbour Productions Unlimited (140 episodes, 1969-1975)
Albert Aley .... story editor (78 episodes, 1968-1972)
Leonard H. White .... production executive: Harbour Productions Unlimited (53 episodes, 1967-1969)
Norman Jolley .... story editor (36 episodes, 1972-1974)
 

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Additional Details

Also Known As:
"The Raymond Burr Show" - USA (syndication title)
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Runtime:
60 min (199 episodes)
Country:
Language:
Color:
Color (Technicolor)
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Certification:
Australia:PG (some episodes) | Australia:M (some episodes) | New Zealand:PG

Did You Know?

Trivia:
Barbara Anderson left the show after the 1970-1971 season because of a contract dispute.See more »
Quotes:
Robert T. Ironside:I... LIKE... burned toast.See more »
Movie Connections:
Referenced in Shot on Shitteo (2014)See more »

FAQ

Whatever happened to the van?
What is the building often seen in each episode that is both home and office of Chief Robert T. Ironside?
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1 out of 2 people found the following review useful.
Nothing fazes the Chief, 29 December 2013
Author: bkoganbing from Buffalo, New York

I mentioned this before on a review of a third series that Raymond Burr had after Perry Mason and Ironside, that most actors are lucky to have one successful series let alone two of them back to back. Burr did it with two very different kinds of characters.

Perry Mason was cool and calculating until he sprung a trap in court that nailed the real murderer and/or the helpless prosecutor be it Hamilton Burger or someone else. But Robert Ironside had already faced his life crisis when that bullet severed his spinal cord. With that kind of baptism of fire nothing ever fazed the Chief. He was hostage a couple of times during the course of the show and he faced some unusual life threatening situations that were more stressful because of his paralysis, but he always kept a cool head.

I loved the position he was in as the head of that special squad. He had a picked team in Don Galloway, Barbara Anderson, and Don Mitchell. He worked only the most important cases or something that interested him. I worked for NYS Crime Victims Board and believe me I always looked for interesting cases where people filed claims. So much is dull and routine. Burr had the dull and routine out of his life.

Barbara Anderson did not go the full run of the series, but Elizabeth Baur came in and moved seamlessly into the team Ironside.

Beneath all the gruffness and the demands on his people that work be finished yesterday, the Chief had a good heart and was an inspiration to all around him. I suspect to many viewers as well.

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