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The Dick Powell Theatre

60 min
Comedy | Drama
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Won Golden Globe. Another 4 wins & 11 nominations
Country: USA
Release Date: 1961-09-26
Nina Foch
Nina Foch
The Dick Powell Theatre
Dick Powell
Himself - Host / ... (42 episodes, 1961-1963)
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This was an anthology show, a format very popular throughout the first decade of television. The shows were the equivalent of today's TV movies.
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Aaron Spelling produced and wrote some of the shows. Spelling would later become one of the most successful producers in TV history, with credits that included The Love Boat (1977), Charlie's Angels (1976) and Dynasty (1981).
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Dick Powell's health began to fail during the run of this show. The last episode he acted in was The Dick Powell Theatre: The Court Martial of Captain Wycliff (1962) aired December 11, 1962. The last show he hosted was The Dick Powell Theatre: The Honorable Albert Higgins (1963) telecast Jan. 1, 1963. He passed away the next day.
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Nina Foch Barbara Stanwyck Dean Stockwell Morgan Brittany Linda Christian David Janssen Susan Kohner Donald Losby