Live dramatic shows featuring Hollywood stars. Initially, the show was a thirty-minute weekly show, but when it moved to NBC in August 1954, the show was extended to sixty minutes, and the plays were primarily adaptations of motion pictures, and a host was added. The host would introduce each act, and would conduct an interview with the stars at the end of the play.
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From 1950 to September 1953, the live thirty-minute broadcast came from New York City. The show moved to Hollywood in September 1953, and continued the thirty-minute schedule. In August 1954, the show moved to NBC, and came from Hollywood in a sixty-minute format. See more
Referenced in Jeopardy!: Episode #22.82