CTVA US Anthology - "The Billy Rose Show" (Jed Harris/ABC)(1950-51)

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The Billy Rose Show

aka Billy Rose's Playbill

Episode Guide  compiled by The Classic TV Archive

http://ctva.biz/index.htm

with contributions by: Rina Fox
references:
Library of Congress (telnet://locis.loc.gov)
Internet Movie Database (http://us.imdb.com)
UCLA Film and Television Archive

 

THE BILLY ROSE SHOW

ABC

a Jed Harris production

produced by Jed Harris

(Syndicated title Spotlight Theater 55-56)

 

October 3, 1950 to March 27, 1951

ABC Tue 9:00-9:30

 

Host: Billy Rose

 

music by Alex North

 

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1.01 [--] The Billy Rose Show: THE NIGHT THEY MADE A BUM OUT OF HELEN HAYES

03-Oct-1950 ABC Tue

starring

Murvyn Vye

 

1.02 [--] The Billy Rose Show: THE NIGHT BILLY ROSE SHOULD'A STOOD IN BED

10-Oct-1950 ABC Tue

starring

Burgess Meredith ....... Billy Rose

Guy Kibbee

Ruth McDevitt

 

1.03 [--] The Billy Rose Show: GEORGE III ONCE DROOLED IN THIS PLATE

17-Oct-1950 ABC Tue

starring

Burgess Meredith ..... Billy Rose

Ludwig Donath

Leonard Elliott

Faye Emerson

 

1.04 [--] The Billy Rose Show: title unknown

24-Oct-1950 ABC Tue

starring

Frank Albertson ....... Billy Rose

Linda Watkins

 

1.05 [--] The Billy Rose Show: THE MURDER CLUB

31-Oct-1950 ABC Tue

Producer, Jed Harris
Directed by Daniel Petrie
Written by Edward Chodorov
From an original story by Ben Hecht
Music, Alex North

starring

Richard Derr

Walter Hampden

James Van Dyk

A.J. Herbert

Graham Velsey

Martin Brandt

Jerome Collamore

Jay Barney

Frank Wilson

Mercedes Gilbert

Pat Palmer

Duke Williams

Synopsis:

Young doctor with seriously ill patient, goes to his first meeting of "The Murder Club,"

a group of doctors who get together to discuss their misdiagnoses which resulted in death.

 Young Dr. Warner realizes that he can use the expertise of his fellow club members to

help solve his mysterious illness. His patient is a young Negro man whose

parents are naturally worried. [RF]

 

1.06 [--] The Billy Rose Show: IBSEN COMES TO SECOND AVENUE

07-Nov-1950 ABC Tue

starring

Ludwig Donath

Jennie Goldstein

 

1.07 [--] The Billy Rose Show: DRINK TO ME ONLY WITH THINE ICE

14-Nov-1950 ABC Tue

starring

Harry McNaughton

Cara Williams

 

1.08 [--] The Billy Rose Show: IF YOU'RE AN ACTOR -- ACT!

21-Nov-1950 ABC Tue

starring

Alfred Drake

Meg Mundy

Lee Tracy

 

1.09 [--] The Billy Rose Show: THE BENEFIT OF THE DOUBT

28-Nov-1950 ABC Tue

Producer, Jed Harris

Directed by Daniel Petrie

starring

Romney Brent

Leo G. Carroll

Walter Hampden

 

1.10 [--] The Billy Rose Show:  BRIGHT GOLDEN GIRL
05-Dec-1950 ABC Tue (rebroadcast 27Mar51)
Producer, Jed Harris
Directed by Daniel Petrie
Written by Paul Osborn
From an original story by Elizabeth Roy
starring
Sylvia Field
Billy James
Dick Kallman
Lorna Lynn
Melville Ruick
Harriet E. McGibbon

 

1.11 [--] The Billy Rose Show: ONE MORE NIGHT TO GO

12-Dec-1950 ABC Tue

John Loder

 

1.12 [--] The Billy Rose Show: KIND HEARTS AND GENTLE PEOPLE

19-Dec-1950 ABC Tue

starring

Lionel Stander

Murvyn Vye

 

1.13 [--] The Billy Rose Show: MOON OVER MIAMI

26-Dec-1950 ABC Tue

starring

Frank Albertson

Cloris Leachman

John Loder

 

1.14 [--] The Billy Rose Show: PICK UP

02-Jan-1951 ABC Tue

starring

Donald Cook

Dolly Haas

 

1.15 [--] The Billy Rose Show: THE GALOSHES OF FORTUNE

09-Jan-1951 ABC Tue

starring

Frank Albertson

 

1.16 [--] The Billy Rose Show: THE OLD FLAME (film)

16-Jan-1951 ABC Tue

starring

Brian Aherne

Joan Evans

Synopsis:

A wealthy lumber magnate journeys to Pasadena, California to reclaim a former

sweetheart. But his intentions are somewhat altered by a young woman who

does not believe in warmed-over romance. [RF]

*Syndication airing on Spotlight Theater 03Jul56.

 

1.17 [--] The Billy Rose Show: WHIRLIGIG OF LIFE

23-Jan- 1951 ABC Tue

starring

Tom Ewell

Murray Hamilton

Otto Preminger

Mary Sinclair

 

1.18 [--] The Billy Rose Show: SUGAR O'HARA

30-Jan-1951 ABC Tue

starring

Lee Tracy

 

1.19 [--] The Billy Rose Show: FLOWERS FOR MILLIE

06-Feb-1951 ABC Tue

Producer, Jed Harris
Directed by Daniel Petrie

starring

Ludwig Donath

Pamela Rivers

Murray Hamilton

 

1.20 [--] The Billy Rose Show: MY AUNT FRIEDA'S LOVE AFFAIR
13-Feb-1951 ABC Tue
Producer, Jed Harris
Directed by Daniel Petrie
Written by Edward Chodorov
Music, George Lessner

starring

Ludwig Donath

Jenny Goldstein

 

1.21 [--] The Billy Rose Show: DUET FOR TWO ACTORS

20-Feb-1951 ABC Tue

starring

Frank Albertson

Cyril Ritchard

 

1.22 [--] The Billy Rose Show: JULIE THE JINX

27-Feb-1951 ABC Tue

Produced by Jed Harris
Directed by Daniel Petrie

starring

Jack Gilford

 

1.23 [--] The Billy Rose Show: FAREWELL APPEARANCE

06-Mar-1951 ABC Tue

Producer, Jed Harris
Directed by Daniel Petrie
Written by Thomas Coley & William Roerick
starring
Judith Anderson
Murray Hamilton
Patricia Wheel

 

1.24 [--] The Billy Rose Show: THE OLD MAGICIAN

13-Mar-1951 ABC Tue

Producer, Jed Harris
Directed by Daniel Petrie
Written by Edward Chodorov

starring

Walter Hampden

Jerome Gowan

Gerald Cornell

Dorothy Blackburn

Arthur Jarrett, Sr.

Mary McDonald

Edward Cullen

 

1.25 [--] The Billy Rose Show: YOGI YOUR WAY
20-Mar-1951 ABC Tue
Producer, Jed Harris
Directed by Daniel Petrie
Written by Edward Chodorov
starring
Peter Cookson
Mary Sinclair
Ferdi Hoffman
Zamah Cunningham
Maurice Manson
Leonard Elliott
Joe Downing
James Gregory
James Little

 

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