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Henry Slesar (1927–2002)

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(1968-1983)
(1957-1962)
(1963-1964)
Batman Writer
(1966)

Filmography

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 2016 The Philip Highland Fan Club (Short) (story by) (completed)
 2014 diePrüfung (Short) (short story)
 2012 Chapeau (Short)
 2011 Satilik Ev (Short) (story)
 2002 Heartbreak Hospital (novel "Murder at Heartbreak Hospital") / (screenplay)
 2000 Die Prüfung (Short) (short story "Examination day")
 1997 Der große Lacher (Short) (story)
 1997 Park Hotel Stern (TV Series)
 1995 The Maddening (screenplay)
 1993 Il sorvegliante (Short) (story)
 1992 Seduction: Three Tales from the 'Inner Sanctum' (TV Movie) (magazine story "Museum Piece" - segment "Sacrifice for Love") / (magazine story "The Substitute" - segment "Fallguy")
 1988 Kaitô Ruby (story)
  Alfred Hitchcock Presents (TV Series) (story - 3 episodes, 1986 - 1988) (story and original teleplay - 1 episode, 1985)
- Pen Pal (1988) ... (story - as Henry Sleasar)
- Deadly Honeymoon (1986) ... (story)
- The Right Kind of Medicine (1986) ... (story)
- Pilot (1985) ... (story and original teleplay - segment "Incident in a Small Jail")
 1986 One Life to Live (TV Series) (co-head writer - 1 episode)
- One Life To Live (1986) ... (co-head writer)
  Capitol (TV Series) (head writer - 4 episodes, 1984 - 1986) (written by - 1 episode, 1985)
- Episode dated 17 January 1986 (1986) ... (head writer)
- Episode dated 30 December 1985 (1985) ... (written by)
- Episode dated 15 April 1985 (1985) ... (head writer)
- Episode dated 21 November 1984 (1984) ... (head writer)
- Episode dated 1 November 1984 (1984) ... (head writer)
 1985 The Twilight Zone (TV Series) (based on the short story by - 1 episode)
- Examination Day/A Message from Charity (1985) ... (based on the short story by - segment "Examination Day")
 1985 Het bloed kruipt (TV Series) (story - 11 episodes)
- De gesloten deur (1985) ... (story)
- De een z'n dood (1985) ... (story)
- Correspondentievriend (1985) ... (story)
- Verstoorde illusie (1985) ... (story)
- De verzoeking (1985) ... (story)
 1981-1984 Tales of the Unexpected (TV Series) (story - 6 episodes)
- I Like It Here in Wilmington (1984) ... (story)
- The Dirty Detail (1984) ... (story)
- The Memory Man (1983) ... (story)
- Light Fingers (1982) ... (story)
- Operation Safecrack (1982) ... (story)
 1983 Der Tod kommt durch die Tür (TV Movie) (novel "The Thing at the Door")
  The Edge of Night (TV Series) (303 episodes, 1968 - 1980) (teleplay - 124 episodes, 1979 - 1980) (story - 122 episodes, 1979 - 1980) (story by - 71 episodes, 1979 - 1983) (teleplay by - 61 episodes, 1979 - 1983) (head writer - 7 episodes, 1979) (writer - 1 episode, 1979) (written by - 1 episode, 1975)
- Episode #1.6919 (1983) ... (story by) / (teleplay by)
- Episode #1.6709 (1982) ... (story by) / (teleplay by)
- Episode #1.6380 (1980) ... (uncredited)
- Episode #1.6379 (1980) ... (story by) / (teleplay by)
- Episode #1.6378 (1980) ... (uncredited)
 1979 Parole Chicago (TV Series) (novel "Ruby Martinson - Geschichten vom größten erfolglosen Verbrecher der Welt" - 13 episodes)
- Eine schnelle Reichsmark (1979) ... (novel "Ruby Martinson - Geschichten vom größten erfolglosen Verbrecher der Welt")
- Der Kommissionsverkauf (1979) ... (novel "Ruby Martinson - Geschichten vom größten erfolglosen Verbrecher der Welt")
- Das Geburtstagsgeschenk (1979) ... (novel "Ruby Martinson - Geschichten vom größten erfolglosen Verbrecher der Welt")
- Der ganz große Kunstraub (1979) ... (novel "Ruby Martinson - Geschichten vom größten erfolglosen Verbrecher der Welt")
- Die Uhr des Chefs (1979) ... (novel "Ruby Martinson - Geschichten vom größten erfolglosen Verbrecher der Welt")
 1978 Erlesene Verbrechen und makellose Morde (TV Series) (story)
 1978 Vorhang auf, wir spielen Mord (TV Movie) (novel)
 1977 Sanfter Schrecken (TV Movie) (story "The Day of the Execution")
 1976 Executive Suite (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Re: The Trap (1976) ... (writer)
- Re: The Secret (1976) ... (writer)
 1974 McMillan & Wife (TV Series) (story - 1 episode)
- Reunion in Terror (1974) ... (story)
 1972 Somerset (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 7 November 1972 (1972) ... (written by)
 1972 Circle of Fear (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Half a Death (1972) ... (writer)
 1969 Honeymoon with a Stranger (TV Movie) (teleplay)
 1969 The Name of the Game (TV Series) (teleplay & story - 1 episode)
- Laurie Marie (1969) ... (teleplay & story)
 1969 Here Come the Brides (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- Next Week, East Lynne (1969) ... (written by)
 1968 Garrison's Gorillas (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Frame-Up (1968) ... (writer)
  Run for Your Life (TV Series) (writer - 4 episodes, 1966) (teleplay - 1 episode, 1967) (written by - 1 episode, 1967)
- The Assassin (1967) ... (written by)
- The Grotenberg Mask (1966) ... (writer)
- The Sex Object (1966) ... (writer)
- The Day Time Stopped (1966) ... (writer)
 1966 Batman (TV Series) (written by - 2 episodes)
- Ma Parker (1966) ... (written by)
- The Greatest Mother of Them All (1966) ... (written by)
  The Man from U.N.C.L.E. (TV Series) (story - 3 episodes, 1966) (written by - 1 episode, 1965)
- The Round Table Affair (1966) ... (story)
- The Bridge of Lions Affair: Part 1 (1966) ... (story)
- The Virtue Affair (1965) ... (written by)
 1965 Two on a Guillotine (screenplay) / (story)
  The Alfred Hitchcock Hour (TV Series) (teleplay - 5 episodes, 1962 - 1964) (story - 3 episodes, 1963 - 1964) (story and teleplay - 3 episodes, 1962 - 1964) (written by - 1 episode, 1963)
- Isabel (1964) ... (teleplay)
- The Second Verdict (1964) ... (story) / (teleplay)
- Who Needs an Enemy? (1964) ... (story)
- Behind the Locked Door (1964) ... (story and teleplay)
- Starring the Defense (1963) ... (story and teleplay)
 1964 The Eyes of Annie Jones (story)
  The Twilight Zone (TV Series) (based on a short story by - 1 episode, 1964) (based on a short story "The Old Man" by - 1 episode, 1963)
- The Self-Improvement of Salvadore Ross (1964) ... (based on a short story by)
- The Old Man in the Cave (1963) ... (based on a short story "The Old Man" by)
  Alfred Hitchcock Presents (TV Series) (teleplay by - 18 episodes, 1960 - 1962) (from his story - 16 episodes, 1960 - 1962) (story - 14 episodes, 1957 - 1962) (teleplay - 7 episodes, 1960 - 1962) (based on a story by - 1 episode, 1960) (short story - 1 episode, 1960) (story "The Day of the Execution" - 1 episode, 1957)
- First Class Honeymoon (1962) ... (story) / (teleplay)
- The Opportunity (1962) ... (teleplay by)
- Most Likely to Succeed (1962) ... (from his story) / (teleplay by)
- The Matched Pearl (1962) ... (story) / (teleplay)
- The Kerry Blue (1962) ... (story) / (teleplay)
 1961 77 Sunset Strip (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1960 Markham (TV Series) (story - 1 episode)
- A Cry from the Penthouse (1960) ... (story)
 1959 Westinghouse Desilu Playhouse (TV Series) (story - 1 episode)
- Symbol of Authority (1959) ... (story)
 1958 Schlitz Playhouse (TV Series) (original story - 1 episode)
- The Trouble with Ruth (1958) ... (original story)
 1958 TV Teatro (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Bons Amigos (1958)
 1958 Terror from the Year 5000 (story "Bottle Baby" - uncredited)
 1951 Search for Tomorrow (TV Series) (head writer)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Story: "The Old Man" (filmed as The Twilight Zone: The Old Man in the Cave (1963)). See more »

Alternate Names:

Henry Sleasar
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Trivia:

Advertiser-turned-author who wrote hundreds of short stories, many under the pseudonym O.H. Leslie. He is best known for his mysteries. See more »

Nickname:

O.H. Leslie

Star Sign:

Gemini

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