Suspicion (TV series)

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Boris Karloff Suspicion 1957.jpg
Boris Karloff in the episode The Deadly Game.
Genre Drama
Directed by Paul Bogart
John Brahm
William A. Graham (director)
David Greene (director)
Arthur Hiller
Alfred Hitchcock
Herbert Kenwith
Perry Lafferty
Don Medford
Lewis Milestone
Ray Milland
James Neilson
Elliot Silverstein
Jack Smight
Robert Stevens (director)
Presented by Dennis O'Keefe
Walter Abel
Theme music composer Dave Cahn
Country of origin United States
Original language(s) English
No. of seasons 1
No. of episodes 41
Executive producer(s) Alfred Hitchcock
Producer(s) Joan Harrison
Editor(s) Edward W. Williams
Camera setup Multi-camera
Running time 60 minutes
Production company(s) Revue Studios
Shamley Productions
Distributor Studios USA Television
Original channel NBC
Picture format Black-and-white
Audio format Monaural
Original run September 30, 1957 (1957-09-30) – July 21, 1958 (1958-07-21)

Suspicion is the title of an American television mystery drama series which aired on the NBC from 1957 through 1959. The executive producer of Suspicion was film director Alfred Hitchcock.[1]


The program was hosted by actor Dennis O'Keefe from 1957 through 1958. In 1959, Walter Abel became the host. The one-hour-long program, like others offered by Hitchcock, was designed to play on peoples fears and suspicions. The first episode 'Four O'Clock', broadcast on 30 September 1957 and starring E. G. Marshall, was directed by Hitchcock himself.

Actors who appeared in this series include Claudette Colbert, Bette Davis, Eli Wallach, Roddy McDowall, Cathleen Nesbitt, James Daly, E. G. Marshall, Ross Martin, Harry Dean Stanton, and Joanne Linville.

Surviving Episodes[edit]

Episodes for which prints (of varying quality) exist and are available commercially on DVD include:

See also[edit]

List of Alfred Hitchcock Presents episodes


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