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Writers:
Frank D. Gilroy (writer)
Hal Hackady (writer)
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Seasons:
1 | 2 | unknown
Release Date:
15 October 1953 (USA) See more »
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Cast

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Valerie Cossart ... Amy Lind / ... (7 episodes, 1953-1954)
Harry Townes ... Bob Cratchit / ... (5 episodes, 1953-1955)

Mildred Dunnock ... Innkeeper's Wife (5 episodes, 1954-1955)

Carmen Mathews (4 episodes, 1954-1955)

Nancy Marchand ... Charlotte / ... (4 episodes, 1954)

Edward Binns (3 episodes, 1953-1955)

Una O'Connor (3 episodes, 1953-1954)
Leueen MacGrath ... Anne (3 episodes, 1953-1955)
John Baragrey (3 episodes, 1954-1955)
Sally Chamberlin (3 episodes, 1954-1955)
June Dayton (3 episodes, 1954-1955)

Tom Helmore (3 episodes, 1954-1955)
Jerome Kilty ... Mr. Peabody (3 episodes, 1954-1955)
Murray Matheson (3 episodes, 1954-1955)

Roddy McDowall (3 episodes, 1954-1955)
Claudia Morgan ... Eustasia / ... (3 episodes, 1954-1955)
Gaby Rodgers (3 episodes, 1954-1955)
Polly Rowles (3 episodes, 1954-1955)
Nydia Westman (3 episodes, 1954-1955)

Joseph Wiseman ... Death (3 episodes, 1954-1955)
Anthony Ross ... Narrator / ... (3 episodes, 1954)
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Series Directed by
Maury Holland (1 episode, 1953)
Fred Carney (1 episode, 1954)
George Roy Hill (1 episode, 1954)
Roy Boulting (1 episode, 1956)
William A. Graham (1 episode, 1956)

Fielder Cook (unknown episodes)
 
Series Writing credits
O. Henry (2 episodes, 1953-1956)
Dale Wasserman (2 episodes, 1954-1956)
Sinclair Lewis (2 episodes, 1954)

Nelson Bond (unknown episodes)
Frank D. Gilroy (unknown episodes)
Hal Hackady (unknown episodes)
Patricia Joudry (unknown episodes)
Will Lorin (unknown episodes)
George Lowther (unknown episodes)
Peggy Phillips (unknown episodes)
Rod Serling (unknown episodes)
R.C. Sherriff (unknown episodes)

Series Produced by
George Lowther .... executive producer (50 episodes, 1953-1954)
 
Series Original Music by
Wladimir Selinsky (2 episodes, 1954-1955)
 
Series Set Decoration by
James Trittipo (1 episode, 1954)
 
Series Camera and Electrical Department
Imero Fiorentino .... lighting director (unknown episodes)
 

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Additional Details

Also Known As:
"Kraft Television Theatre" - USA (original title)
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60 min
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The 28 Year Old Rod Serling, 16 October 2003
Author: Single-Black-Male from London, England

The 28 year old Rod Serling made his screen writing debut for this television series on the 8th April 1953 in an episode titled 'Next of Kin'. He also wrote 'A Long Time Till Dawn' on November 11th 1953 which starred James Dean before he was immortalized on the big screen.

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