Studio One in Hollywood (1948–1958)
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The Taming of the Shrew 

Brutish, fortune-hunting scoundrel Petruchio tames his wealthy shrewish wife, Katharina.

Director:

Paul Nickell

Writers:

Worthington Miner (adaptation), William Shakespeare (play)

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Cast

Episode credited cast:
Charlton Heston ... Petruchio
Lisa Kirk Lisa Kirk ... Katherina
Sally Chamberlin Sally Chamberlin ... Bianca
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Henry Barnard Henry Barnard ... Lucentio
Carl Don Carl Don ... The Tailor
Louis Edmonds ... Grumio
Betty Furness ... Herself - Commercial Spokeswoman
James Gannon James Gannon ... Hortensio
Tom Glazer Tom Glazer ... Continuity Singer
Douglas Gordon ... Drunken Sod
Ernest Graves Ernest Graves ... Tranio
Don Murray ... Biondello
Arthur O'Connell ... Curtis
Hiram Sherman Hiram Sherman ... Baptista Minola
Florence Stanley ... The Widow
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Storyline

Brutish, fortune-hunting scoundrel Petruchio tames his wealthy shrewish wife, Katharina.

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Genres:

Drama

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Details

Language:

English

Release Date:

5 June 1950 (USA) See more »

Filming Locations:

New York City, New York, USA

Company Credits

Production Co:

CBS Television Network See more »
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Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Mono

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Trivia

Lisa Kirk had already played the "Bianca" role, as well as Lois Lane (no relation to the "Superman" character), in the original Broadway production of "Kiss Me, Kate". See more »

Connections

Version of The Taming of the Shrew (1923) See more »

Soundtracks

Introduction from "Le Coq d' Or"
Music by Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov
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