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The Jim Backus Show 

Hot Off the Wire (original title)
Mike O 'Toole owns and runs a second rate news service that he struggles to keep aflloat financially. His employees include the attractive Dora and Dave as reporters. Sidney is the office boy who often gets into misadventures.

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1961   1960  

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Cast

Series cast summary:
Jim Backus ...  Mike O'Toole 39 episodes, 1960-1961
Nita Talbot ...  Dora Miles 39 episodes, 1960-1961
Bobs Watson ...  Sidney 37 episodes, 1960-1961
Bill McLean ...  Dave 36 episodes, 1960-1961
James T. Callahan ...  Lou 11 episodes, 1960-1961
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Storyline

Mike O 'Toole owns and runs a second rate news service that he struggles to keep aflloat financially. His employees include the attractive Dora and Dave as reporters. Sidney is the office boy who often gets into misadventures.

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Genres:

Comedy

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

September 1960 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

The Jim Backus Show See more »

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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Mono (Westrex Recording System)

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Hot Off the Wire Theme
Written by David Rose
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