The Jim Backus Show (1960–1961)

The Plant 

Mike is hot when a rival news service prints a number of his exclusives. Determined to get back at them, Mike convinces Dora to pose as a Russian secret agent. But Mike's plan threatens to backfire on him.

Director:

James Sheldon

Writers:

Carol Cavella (teleplay by), Joseph C. Cavella (teleplay by) | 1 more credit »

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Cast

Episode credited cast:
Jim Backus ... Mike O'Toole
Nita Talbot ... Dora Miles
Bobs Watson ... Sidney
Bill McLean ... Dave
John Doucette ... Percy Horton
James T. Callahan ... Lou
Larry Hovis ... Bert Potter
Dave Willock ... Melvin
Catherine McLeod ... Alma Horton
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Leslie Parrish
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Storyline

Mike is hot when a rival news service prints a number of his exclusives. Determined to get back at them, Mike convinces Dora to pose as a Russian secret agent. But Mike's plan threatens to backfire on him.

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Genres:

Comedy

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Language:

English

Release Date:

18 April 1961 (USA) See more »

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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Mono (Westrex Recording System)

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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