Buddy Overstreet was an everyday, ordinary sort of guy... until the one day he overheard a member of "The Syndicate" (a crime organization) say the words "Chicken Little!" Now The Syndicate... See full summary »

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Buddy Overstreet was an everyday, ordinary sort of guy... until the one day he overheard a member of "The Syndicate" (a crime organization) say the words "Chicken Little!" Now The Syndicate has decided Buddy knows too much and must be silenced for good. The show follows the comic misadventures of Buddy as he travels from town to town, trying to evade people who are trying to kill him. It is kind of like "The Fugitive", only played for laughs. Written by Stephen J Cobert

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A mild young man is discovered overhearing a murder plan. Jack Sheldon gets chased. In color.

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12 September 1966 (USA)  »

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Narrator: [the narration heard on almost every episode] This is Buddy Overstreet. He's wanted by the head of the most powerful crime syndicate in the country. In a steam room, Buddy overheard their vital secrets and the mysterious words, Chicken Little. Now, he knows too much. These are the orders given to all members of the syndicate from one end of the country to the other.
Mr. Devere: Get him, get him, get him!
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Spoofed in Get Smart: Run, Robot, Run (1968) See more »

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How Buddy Gets into Trouble
18 October 2005 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

The writer commented he could not remember if

Buddy overheard or witnessed something that got

him into trouble with the mob.

The answer is that while minding his own business in a sauna when some mob members come in and start

discussing a recent hit...unaware anyone else was there because of all the steam...

It was interesting noticing how the actor playing Buddy visibly lost weight during the course of its one season...from all the running I suppose...


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