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TV series: Tales of Adventure
The Moonstone
Premiere: Canada (25 October - November 1952, several or all episodes) CBC Television
Role: ?
Main cast: Christopher Plummer, Betty Leighton
Writer: Wilkie Collins  Adaptation: Michael Jacot  Producer: David Greene


TV series: Ford Television Theatre
The Barretts of Wimpole Street
Premiere: Canada (20 November 1952) CBC Television
Role: Rob't Browning
Main cast: Judith Fellows, George Turner, Jane Graham, Pegi Brown, Bruce Belfrage
Writer: Rudolph Besier  Adaptation: Jean Pouliot  Producer: Peter McDonald



TV series: Tales of Adventure
Roger Sudden
Premiere: Canada (5 December 1952 - January 1953, several or all episodes) CBC Television
Role: Roger Sudden
Main cast: ?
Writer: Thomas Raddall  Producer: Lloyd Brydon



TV series: Ford Television Theatre
School for Scandal
Premiere: Canada (1 January 1953) CBC Television
Role: Joseph Surface
Main cast: Katharine Blake, Robert Christie, Donald Harron, Al King, Betty Leighton
Writer: Richard B. Sheridan

Photos from "School for Scandal" exist in the CBC archive (go to login and search for his name or the title)



The Affair at Assino

Premiere: Canada (1953) CBC Television
Role: ?
Main cast: Katharine Blake
Writer: N.C. Hunter



TV series: Ford Television Theatre
Playboy of the Western World
Premiere: Canada (5 February 1953) CBC Television
Role: ?
Main cast: Donald Harron, Ruth Springford, Jan Campbell, Frank Peddie, Rosemary Sowby
Writer: John Millington Synge  Producer: Robert Allen



TV series: Ford Television Theatre
Othello
Premiere: Canada (12 February 1953) CBC Television
Role: Michael Cassio
Main cast: Lorne Greene, Peggi Loder, Christopher Plummer, Joseph Fürst, Katharine Blake
Writer: William Shakespeare  Director and adaptation: David Greene

Photos from "Othello" exist in the CBC archive (go to login and search for his name or the title)



TV series: Ford Television Theatre (Canada)
Ebb Tide
Premiere: Canada (5 March 1953) CBC Television
Role: ?
Main cast: Barry Morse, Austin Willis, Lorne Greene
Writer: Robert Louis Stevenson  Director: David Greene


TV series: CBC Theatre
The Vigil
Premiere: Canada (2 April 1953) CBC Television
Role: Counsel for the defence
Main cast: Katharine Blake, Barry Morse, Al King, Lorne Greene
Writer: Ladislas Fodor  Producer and adaptation: David Greene



TV series: CBC Theatre
The Bridge
Premiere: Canada (30 April 1953) CBC Television
Role: ?
Main cast: Margot Christie, John Drainie, Colin Eaton, Harry Geldard, Leonard White
Writer: Joseph Schull  Producer: Henry Kaplan

one photo with Patrick Macnee in "The Bridge" exists in the CBC archive (go to login and search for his name or the title)



TV series: CBC Theatre
Duke in Darkness
Premiere: Canada (6 October 1953) CBC Television
Role: Servant of the Duke
Main cast: Barry Morse, Rod Coneybeare, David Gardner, Paul Kligman, Irving Lerner
Writer: Patrick Hamilton  Adaptation and producer: David Greene



TV series: CBC Theatre
Man of Action
Premiere: Canada (27 October 1953) CBC Television
Role: ?
Main cast: Gerald Sarracini, Katharine Blake, Robert Christie, Eric House, Paul Kligman, Barry Morse
Writer: N.C. Hunter  Director and producer: David Greene



TV series: CBC Theatre
At My Heart's Core
Premiere: Canada (10 November 1953) CBC Television
Role: Cantwell
Main cast: Katharine Blake, Margaret Braidwood, Joy Lafleur, Lorna McLean, Alex McKee
Writer: Robertson Davies  Adaptation: Robert Christie  Producer: Silvio Narizzano

Photos from "At My Heart's Core" exist in the CBC archive (go to login and search for his name or the title)



TV series: GM Theatre
Winds of Heaven
Premiere: Canada (22 December 1953) CBC Television
Role: ?
Main cast: Leonard Crainford, Lance Ball, Margaret Braidwood, Robert Christie, Elizabeth Cole
Writer: Emlyn Williams  Adaptation: Silvio Narizzano



TV series: GM Theatre
Captain Carvallo
Premiere: Canada (29 December 1953) CBC Television
Role: Captain Carvallo
Main cast: Barry Morse, Katharine Blake, Joseph Fürst, Suzanne Finlay, Larry McCance
Writer: Denis Cannan  Adaptation: David Greene

Photos from "Captain Carvallo" exist in the CBC archive (go to login and search for his name or the title)
as Captain Carvallo
(source: The Torontoist.com)



TV series: GM Theatre
Flight into Egypt
Premiere: Canada (16 February 1954) CBC Television
Role: ?
Main cast: Joseph Fürst, Katharine Blake, Ronald Brumlik, Earle Gray, Paul Kligman
Writer: George Tabori



TV series: GM Theatre
The Broken Jug
Premiere: Canada (2 March 1954) CBC Television
Role: ?
Main cast: Bruce Belfrage, Margaret Braidwood, Cosette Lee, Toby Robins, Norman Roland
Writer: Heinrich von Kleist

Photos from "The Broken Jug" exist in the CBC archive (go to login and search for his name or the title)



TV series: GM Theatre
Ebb Tide
Premiere: Canada (9 March 1954) CBC Television
Role: ?
Main cast: Barry Morse, Austin Willis, Robert Christie
Writer: Robert Louis Stevenson



TV series: GM Theatre
The Haven
Premiere: Canada (13 April 1954) CBC Television
Role: A Medico
Main cast: Charmion King, Phyllis Stewart, Babs Hitchman, Budd Knapp, Douglas Rain, Sue Finley
Writer: Stanley Mann


TV series: CBC Theatre
Ordeal by Fire
Premiere: Canada (27 April 1954) CBC Television
Role: Maurice Friedland
Main cast: Katharine Blake, Barry Morse, Deborah Turnbull, Robert Christie, Marjorie Leete
Writer: Ivan Butler  Producer: David Greene



TV series: CBC Theatre
A Look in the Mirror
Premiere: Canada (18 May 1954) CBC Television
Role: ?
Main cast: John Elliott, Corinne Conley, Joseph Fürst, Paul Kligman, David Gardner



TV series: On Camera
The Liar
Premiere: Winnipeg, Canada (6 November 1954) channel CBWT
Role: ?
Main cast: Harry Geldard, Margaret Braidwood
Writer: Henry James  Adaptation: Howard Merrill  Director and producer: Paul Almond

Photo: "The Liar" on Paul Almond's website in section TV credits 1st season



TV series: On Camera
August Heat
Premiere: Canada (8 January 1955) CBC Television
Role: Sketch artist
Cast: John Madison, Margaret Braidwood
Writer: William Fryer Harvey  Adaptation: Howard Rodman  Director and producer: Paul Almond



TV series: On Camera
The Queen's Ring
Premiere: Canada (5 March 1955) CBC Television
Role: Essex
Main cast: Eleanor Stuart, Douglas Campbell, Frances Hyland, Glynne Morris, William Needles
Writer: Michael Dyne  Director and producer: Paul Almond


TV series: Scope
The Verdict Was Treason
Premiere: Canada (3 April 1955) CBC Television
Role: ?
Main cast: Jean Gascon, William Shatner, Barry Morse, Jack Creley, Robert Christie



TV series: GM Theatre
It's Murder in Algiers
Premiere: Winnipeg, Canada (5 April 1955) channel CBWT
Role: Hunt
Main cast: Katharine Blake, Barry Morse, Austin Willis, Jack Creley, Joseph Fürst, Ron Hartmann
Writer: Curtis Casewit  Producer: David Greene



TV series: Scope
Hamlet
Premiere: Canada (24 April 1955) CBC Television
Role: Horatio
Main cast: Lloyd Bochner, Kate Reid, Katharine Blake, Douglas Rain, Robert Christie
Writer: William Shakespeare  Adaptation: Vincent Tovell  Director and producer: David Greene

Photos from "Hamlet" exists in the CBC archive (go to login and search for his name or the title)




TV series: General Motors Theatre
Billy Budd
Premiere: Canada (26 April 1955) CBC Television
Role: Officer Lt. Seymore
Main cast: William Shatner, Basil Rathbone, Douglas Campbell, Joe Austin
Writer: Herman Melville  Producer: Silvio Narizzano

Photos from "Billy Budd" exists in the CBC archive (go to login and search for his name or the title)

as Lt.Seymore in Billy Budd (Source: The Toronoist.com)



TV series: On Camera
One Summer's Rain
Premiere: Canada (12 March 1955) CBC Television
Role: ?
Main cast: Ivor Murillo, Tony Van Bridge, Katharine Blake
Writer: Frank D. Gilroy



TV series: On Camera
Skyscraper
Premiere: Canada (11 June 1955) CBC Television
Role: ?
Main cast: Jill Foster, Tom Harvey, Hugh Webster
Writer: Edward W. Goodhart  Director and producer: Paul Almond



TV series: CBC Summer Theatre
Captain Carvallo
Premiere: Canada (19 July 1955) CBC Television
Role: Captain Carvallo
Main cast: Barry Morse, Katharine Blake, Joseph Fürst, Jack Creley, Jill Foster
Writer: Denis Cannan  Adaptation: David Greene



TV series: CBC Summer Theatre
The Return of Don Juan
Premiere: Canada (16 August 1955) CBC Television
Role: Don Juan
Main cast: Barry Morse, Eric Christmas, Frank Peddie, John Harding, Alan Nunn
Writer: Ronald Duncan  Director, producer and adaptation: Paul Almond

Photo: "The Return of Don Juan" on Paul Almond's website, section TV credits 2nd season



TV series: Folio
Macbeth
Premiere: Canada (25 September 1955) CBC Television
Role: Macduff
Main cast: Barry Morse, Katharine Blake, Margery Weston, Douglas Rain, John Drainie
Writer: William Shakespeare  Director and producer: David Greene

Photos from "Macbeth" exists in the CBC archive (go to login and search for his name or the title)



TV series: On Camera
Our Lady's Tumbler
Premiere: Canada (24 December 1955) CBC Television
Role: ?
Main cast: Jack Creley, John Drainie, Jeremy Wilkin
Writer: Anatole France  Adaptation: Ronald Duncan  Director and producer: Paul Almond



TV series: GM Theatre
We Must Kill Toni
Premiere: Canada (3 January 1956) CBC Television
Role: ?
Main cast: Donald Pleasence, Peggi Loder
Writer: Ian Stuart Black  Adaptation: Leslie Duncan  Producer: Silvio Narizzano



TV series: GM Theatre
Till Death Do Us Part
Premiere: Canada (21 August 1956) CBC Television
Role: Dick Markham
Main cast: Corinne Conley, Charles Jarrott, Jack Creley, James Edmond
Writer: John Dickson Carr



TV series: CBC Television Theatre
Passport to Yesterday
Premiere: Canada (7 April 1957) CBC Television
Role: Smoky
Main cast: Ann Morrish
Writer: Enid Hollins

NEW ! Photo from newspaper article



TV series: On Camera
The Man Who Liked Dickens
Premiere: Canada (8 April 1957) CBC Television
Role: Henty
Main cast: Leonard White
Writer: Evelyn Waugh  Adaptation: Charles R. Jackson

NEW ! Photo from newspaper article



Writer: Lester Powell Director and producer: Paul Almond
TV series: CBC Television Theatre
Night of the Plague
Premiere: Canada (9 June 1957) CBC Television
Role: Paul Stafford
Main cast: Ivor Barry, Henry Comor, Brendan Dillon, Toby Robins, Donald Ewer
Writer: Lester Powell  Director and producer: Paul Almond



TV series: On Camera
Double Exit
Premiere: Canada (24 June 1957) CBC Television
Role: George
Main cast: Mavor Moore, Brendan Dillon
Writer: Gale Pedrick  Producer: Charles Jarrott



TV series: Pacific 13
Child Wife
Premiere: Canada (31 July 1957) CBC Television
Role: Famous young writer
Main cast: Glenyss McDiarmid
Writer: Ian Thorne  Producer: Andrew Allan

Photo of Patrick Macnee in "Child Wife" 



TV series: First Performance
Seeds of Power
Premiere: Canada (3 October 1957) CBC Television
Role: Julian Shaw
Main cast: John Drainie, Katharine Blake, Lloyd Bochner, Reba Bash, Gillie Fenwick
Writer: Arthur Hailey  Director and producer: Paul Almond

Photo: "The Return of Don Juan" on Paul Almond's website, section TV credits 4th season



TV series: Television Theatre
The Invaders
Premiere: Canada (18 March 1958) CBC Television
Role: Tom
Cast: Jill Showell, Gillie Fenwick
Writer: Alwyne Whatsley  Director and producer: Paul Almond



TV series: General Motors Presents
Depth 300
Premiere: Canada (26 October 1958) CBC Television
Role: Lieutenant Brooks
Main cast: Barry Morse, James Doohan, Beryl Baxter, Donald Ewer, John Maddison
Writer: Maurice Gagnon  Producer: Charles Jarrott

Photos from "Depth 300" exist in the CBC archive (go to login and search for his name or the title



TV series: General Motors Presents
Pride and Prejudice
Premiere: Canada (21 December 1958) CBC Television
Role: Mr. Darcy
Main cast: Kay Hawtrey, Marjorie Leete, Jill Showell, Tony Van Bridge, Ivor Barry
Writer: Jane Austen  Adaptation: Henry Misrock  Director and producer: Paul Almond


Photos from "Pride and Prejudice" exist in the CBC archive (go to login and search for his name or the title)



TV series: General Motors Presents
A Penny for the Guy
Premiere: Canada (4 January 1959) CBC Television
Role: Kesson
Main cast: Barry Morse, Katharine Blake, Elizabeth Cole, Cynthia Michaelis
Writer: Lester Powell



TV series: Folio
Iron Harp
Premiere: Canada (17 March 1959) CBC Television
Role: Captain John Tregarthen
Cast: Katharine Blake, Patrick McGoohan, Douglas Campbell, J. G. O'Brien
Writer: Joseph O'Conor  Adaptation: Donald Jack



Shadow of a Pale Horse
Premiere: Canada (3 January 1960) CBC Television
Role: Kirk
Main cast: Robert Christie, Powys Thomas, Max Helpmann, Mervyn Blake, Brendan Dillon
Writer: Bruce Stewart  Director and producer: Paul Almond



TV series: The Unforeseen
The Tintype
Premiere: Canada (13 January 1960) CBC Television
Role: Cyrus
Main cast: Sean Mulcahy, Aileen Seaton, Winifred Dennis, Leo Leyden, Peter Sturgess
Writer: Peter Francis  Adaptation: Vincent McConnor  Director: John Ashby


TV series: Startime
The Browning Version
Premiere: Canada (2 February 1960) CBC Television
Role: Frank Hunter
Main cast: Maurice Evans, Madeleine Sherwood, Hayward Morse, John Clark
Writer: Terence Rattigan  Producer: Robert Allen


Photos from "The Browning Version" exist in the CBC archive (go to login and search for his name or the title)




TV series: Startime
The Importance of Being Earnest
Premiere: Canada (1 March 1960) CBC Television
Role: Algernon Moncrieff
Main cast: Edith Evans, Eric House, Barbara Lord, Edward Mulhare, Toby Robins
Writer: Oscar Wilde  Adaptation: John Bethune  Producer: Robert Allen



The Hill
Premiere: Canada (15 April 1960) CBC Television
Role: Centurion
Main cast: Gwen Ffrangcon-Davies, Kate Reid, Sarah Davies, John Drainie, Jill Foster
Writer and producer: Paul Almond



TV series: General Motors Presents
The Queen's Peace
Premiere: Canada (24 April 1960) CBC Television
Role: Police Sergeant Pine
Main cast: Neil McCallum, Jeremy Wilkin, Tony Van Bridge, Henry Comor, Joseph Shaw
Writer: Arthur Hailey  Director: Ronald Weyman