Suspicion (TV series)

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Suspicion
Boris Karloff Suspicion 1957.jpg
Boris Karloff in the episode The Deadly Game.
Genre Drama
Directed by Don Medford
James Neilson
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 31
Production
Executive producer(s) Alfred Hitchcock
Producer(s) Joan Harrison
Editor(s) Edward W. Williams
Camera setup Multi-camera
Running time 45–48 minutes
Production company(s) Revue Studios
Shamley Productions
Distributor Studios USA Television
Broadcast
Original channel NBC
Picture format Black-and-white
Audio format Monaural
Original run September 30, 1957 (1957-09-30) – July 28, 1958 (1958-07-28)

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]

Overview[edit]

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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