Omnibus (1952–1961)

The Man without a Country 

The program has four segments: (1) "The Man without a Country" (adaptation of Edward Everett Hale's classic story), (2) "Amicable Parting" (drama), (3) "Different Drummers" (a celebrated ... See full summary »

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Cast

Episode credited cast:
Alistair Cooke ... Himself - Host
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Philip Abbott ... (segment "The Man without a Country")
Joseph Anthony Joseph Anthony ... (segment "The Man without a Country")
Ruby Braff Ruby Braff ... Himself - Trumpet Player (segment "Different Drummers")
Ronnell Bright Ronnell Bright ... Himself - Pianist (segment "Different Drummers")
James Coots James Coots ... (segment "The Man without a Country")
Arthur Franz ... (segment "The Man without a Country")
Urbie Green ... Himself - Trombonist (segment "Different Drummers")
Anne Jackson ... (segment "Amicable Parting")
Jo Jones ... Himself - Drummer (segment "Different Drummers")
Chatur Lal Chatur Lal ... Himself - Drummer (segment "Different Drummers")
Bernard Lenrow Bernard Lenrow ... (segment "The Man without a Country")
Joe Mantell ... (segment "The Man without a Country")
Frank Marth ... (segment "The Man without a Country")
John McGovern John McGovern ... (segment "The Man without a Country")
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The program has four segments: (1) "The Man without a Country" (adaptation of Edward Everett Hale's classic story), (2) "Amicable Parting" (drama), (3) "Different Drummers" (a celebrated Indian drummer joins American jazz musicians to combine their countries' rhythmic styles and patterns), and (4) "The Fastest Game of All" (speedy action and analysis of an ice hockey match between U.S. and Canadian teams).

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Drama | History | Music

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2 December 1956 (USA) See more »

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