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Episode credited cast:
John Carradine ... Hyder Simpson
James Dean ... The Messenger
Edgar Staley Edgar Staley ... The Gatekeeper


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Comedy | Family | Music



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15 January 1953 (USA) See more »

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In his interview with the Archive of American Television (pt 2 of 8 on YouTube), Hamner discusses writing relatively brief dramatic pieces for The Kate Smith Hour including "The Hound of Heaven." It also became the basis for his first film television credit "The Hunt" on The Twilight Zone. Hamner said he much preferred John Carradine's portrayal on Kate Smith to Arthur Hunnicutt's in the same role on The Twilight Zone See more »

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