CTVA US Crime - "77 Sunset Strip" (WB/ABC) Season 6 (1963-64)

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Starring Efrem Zimbalist, Jr.
Season 6 (ABC) (1963-64)
Episode Guide compiled by The Classic TV Archive
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references:
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############# 77 Sunset Strip ################
############ season 6 1963-64 ###############
############## (final season) ################
ABC Fridays 7:30 pm Eastern  (an earlier time slot for the final season) (20 episodes)
Produced by Jack Webb and William Conrad
Featuring:
Robert Logan as J.R. Hale
Joan Staley as Hannah

6.01 [186] 77 Sunset Strip: "5" Pt. 1. [EZ]
20Sep63
Written by Harry Essex
Directed by William Conrad
Stu Bailey is in New York on an odd assignment. Antique dealer
Vincent Marion wants him to locate all of his dead brother's
enemies. The late Mr. Marion left behind $9,000 and Vincent wants
to distribute the cash to whomever his brother had wronged.
Marion's brother also wants Stu to learn the identity of the person
who killed his brother in a hit and run accident.

6.02 [187] 77 Sunset Strip: "5" Pt. 2. [EZ]
27Sep63
Written by Harry Essex
Directed by William Conrad
Stu's investigation into the life of the late Andy Marion turns
up a blonde who seems to know more than she'll say. He also
uncovers a camera, a key and a body in the morgue, which further
complicates his assignment to find the murderer.

6.03 [188] 77 Sunset Strip: "5" Pt. 3. [EZ]
4Oct63
Written by Harry Essex
Directed by William Conrad
With Eva Stehlik dead, Stu continues his investigation into the
death of Andy Marion, even though there have been two attempts
on Stu's life and his client has fired him. Stu then flies to
Italy in search of more clues after talking with an Army colonel.

6.04 [189] 77 Sunset Strip: "5" Pt. 4. [EZ]
11Oct63
Written by Harry Essex
Directed by William Conrad
Stu feels there must be a connection between the deceased Andy
Marion and a stolen Sistine tapestry. Stu investigates in Rome,
Holland and France, where he uncovers two murders and is
ambushed on the banks of the Seine.

6.05 [190] 77 Sunset Strip: "5" Pt. 5: the conclusion [EZ]
18Oct63
Written by Harry Essex
Directed by William Conrad
cast:
Burgess Meredith ............. Vincent Marion (Batman)
Wally Cox .................... Harold Harrison (Mr. Peepers)
Richard Conte ................ Lt. Butter
Lloyd Nolan .................. Col. David Watkins (Julia)
Walter Slezak ................ Oskar Pauker
Robert Boon .................. Stephen Oswald
Franco Corsaro ............... Count Salatini
Cesar Romero ................. Lorenzo Cestari (Batman)
Marisa Pavan ................. Anna
Tony Bennet .................. Maximilian
Jacques Bergerac ............. Inspector Claude Duprez
Telly Savalas ................ Brother Hendricksen (Kojak)
Brian Keith .................. St. Patrick Cohaa
Clint Walker ................. Cal Jasper (Cheyenne)
Charles Radilac .............. the clown
Diane McBain ................. Carla Stevens (Surfside 6)
Gene Nelson .................. Lundstrom
Victor Buono (Batman)
George Jessel
Peter Lorre
Ed Wynn (father of actor Keenan Wynn)
Keenan Wynn
Leonid Kinskey
Herbert Marshall
Luther Adler
Patricia Raineir
Carmelo Manto
William Shatner (Star Trek)
Stu's international search picks him up in Tel Aviv, where an
ex-G.I. provides him with the key clue - which sends him right back to New York.

6.06 [191] 77 Sunset Strip: WHITE LIE
25Oct63
Directed by Robert M. Leeds (to be verified)
cast:
Gene Evans .................... Sam Weldon
Juanita Moore ................. Celia Jackson
Elizabeth Montgomery .......... Charlotte Delaville (Bewitched)
Kim Hamilton .................. Letha
Stu's search for the owner of some oil-rich land in Oklahoma
takes him to Connecticut, and a black man who is passing for white.

6.07 [192] 77 Sunset Strip: 88 BARS [verified - Heikocleef]
01Nov63 ABC Fri
Produced by William Conrad
Written by Tony Barrett
Directed by Abner Biberman
photographed by Bert Glennon
edited by James T.Heckert
starring:
Efrem Zimbalist Jr. (as Stuart Bailey)
Joan Staley (as Hannah)
Gueststars:
Cloris Leachman .......... Connie Wingate
DeForest Kelley .......... Phil Wingate
Joanna Barnes ............ Lisa Cabot
Bobby Troup .............. Vic Connors
Linda Watkins ............ Trini
Lee Van Cleef ............ Majeski
Grace Lee Whitney ........ Natasha
Barry Kelley ............. Art Keller
Art Balinger ............. Lieutenant Tate
Charles Fredericks ....... Barkeeper
Carmelo Manto ............ Mario
Synopsis:
There is something funny about the way Phil Wingate treats the attempts on his life.
He just laughs them off. His sister, Connie Wingate, doesn't get the joke, and asks Stu to investigate.

6.08 [193] 77 Sunset Strip: DON'T WAIT FOR ME
8Nov63
Written by Robert C. Dennis.
Directed by Abner Biberman
cast:
Jo Van Fleet .................. Jane Patterson
Brenda Scott .................. Sharin Patterson
Phillip Pine .................. Phil Agnesi
Gus Trikonis .................. Marco Costa
Also:
Joe DeSantis, Christopher Dark, Paul Marin.
Career woman Jane Patterson hires Stu to investigate the near-
fatal shooting of her daughter, Sharin, but Sharin doesn't want to discuss it.

6.09 [194] 77 Sunset Strip: BY HIS OWN VERDICT
15Nov63
Directed by Lawrence Dobkin
cast:
Joseph Cotten ................. Arnold Buhler
Nick Adams .................... Max Dent (The Rebel)
Karl Swenson .................. Marty Kline
Barbara Bain .................. Rachel Dent (Mission: Impossible,
Space: 1999)
Jay Adler ..................... Bennie
Russell Thorson ............... Leopold Dent
Accused of murder, Max Dent readily admits his guilt to his
attorney, Arnold Buhler - right after Buhler wins Dent an acquittal.

6.10 [195] 77 Sunset Strip: DEPOSIT WITH CAUTION
29Nov63
Directed by Robert M. Leeds (to be verified)
cast:
Harold J. Stone ............... Lt. John Frazier
Nancy Malone .................. Kathy Frazier
Virginia Gregg ................ Trudie
Ted de Corsia ................. Blackie
Jean Carson ................... Viola Dorn
John Gabriel .................. Stan Venable
Booth Colman .................. Walter Dorn
Glenn Cannon .................. Denny Skipton (Hawaii 5-0)
Barbara Wilkin ................ Dorothy
Peggy Rea ..................... Mrs. Sontag (Grace Under Fire)
Police Lt. John Frazier, charged with taking a bribe, decides
to overcome his prejudice against private eyes and seek Stu's help.

6.11 [196] 77 Sunset Strip: THE TOY JUNGLE
6Dec63
Directed by Lawrence Dobkin
cast:
Russell Johnson ............... Harry Devlin (Gilligan's Island)
Patricia Crowley .............. Doris Devlin
Cliff Osmond .................. Sam Reardon
Robert Clarke ................. Vince Santell
Henry Gibson .................. Eddie
Eve McVeagh ................... land lady
Jerry Hausner ................. Willie Kearney
George Neise .................. Charlie
Carla Borelli ................. nurse
At a hotel, Harry Devlin spots a card-party hostess he thinks is
his wife - but Harry has had hallucinations before. When he asks
his wife about it, she says she was never there.

6.12 [197] 77 Sunset Strip: THE FUMBLE
13Dec63
Directed by Lawrence Dobkin
cast:
Richard Long .................. Charlie Carmichael
Gail Kobe ..................... Diana Carmichael
Robert F. Simon ............... Frank Harrison
Stacy Harris .................. Paul Lundeen (Dragnet)
As a favor to a former girlfriend, Stu keeps tabs on her
husband, an ex-football hero with a penchant for drinking
and suddenly vanishing.

6.13 [198] 77 Sunset Strip: BONUS BABY
20Dec63
Directed by Leo Penn (late father of actors Sean & Christopher Penn)
cast
Simon Oakland ................. Antonio Malfi (Kolchak)
Michael Constantine ........... Sylvio Fiore (Room 222)
Lili Valenty .................. Mama Fiore
Frank de Kova ................. Dino Malatesta (F Troop)
James Farentino ............... Joe Fiore
Ray Teal ...................... Capt. Hobart (Bonanza)
Penny Santon .................. Rosa Pucci (Matt Houston)
Al Ruscio ..................... Pete Malatesta
Paul Mantee ................... Nick Malatesta
Naomi Stevens ................. Italian woman
Antonio Malfi hires Stu to find the son he deserted years ago,
supposedly to finance the boy's education.

6.14 [199] 77 Sunset Strip: PAPER CHASE
27Dec63
Directed by Robert M. Leeds (to be verified)
cast:
Med Flory ..................... Paul Keddy
David White ................... Jasper Clinton (Bewitched)
Lisa Gaye ..................... Laura Keddy
Elena Verdugo ................. Karen Keddy (Marcus Welby, M.D.)
Virginia Vincent .............. Kitty Corcoran
Nina Shipman .................. Maggy Dolan
Barbara Stuart ................ Marla Reilly
Jean Willes ................... Fraancie Vollmer
John Kellogg .................. Greg Peyton
Barbara Hines ................. Gloria Peyton
Manufacturer Jasper Clinton hires Stu to find Paul Keddy, who
has vanished with a secret formula after being refused an
advance royalty payment.

6.15 [200] 77 Sunset Strip: LOVERS' LANE
3Jan64
Directed by Lawrence Dobkin
cast
Preston Foster ................ Boss Gates
Hampton Fancher ............... Chuck Gates, Jr.
Charles McGraw ................ Lt. Jack Starkey
Yvonne Craig .................. Tina Nichols (Batman)
Beverly Washburn .............. Dorrie Lang
Chuck Gates has been sentenced to death for murder, but his
father, big-time politician Boss Gates, employs Stu to prove
his son was framed.

6.16 [201] 77 Sunset Strip: ALIMONY LEAGUE
10Jan64
Directed by Lawrence Dobkin
cast
Lloyd Corrigan ................ Jerry Kenzie (The Life & Legend
of Wyatt Earp)
Diana Millay .................. Francie O'Hara
Julie Adams ................... Anne Kenzie (Emergency)
Kathie Browne ................. Betty Kenzie (Mrs. Darren McGavin)
Roxane Berard ................. Denise Kenzie
Eccentric millionaire Jerry Kenzie wants to remarry, and he has
invited his four ex-wives to his island retreat to negotiate alimony cutbacks.

6.17 [202] 77 Sunset Strip: NOT SUCH A SIMPLE KNOT
17Jan64
Directed by Lawrence Dobkin
Written by Tony Barrett [SC]
cast
Dan Tobin ..................... Les Cook
Ruta Lee ...................... Vicki
Rhys Williams ................. Uncle Molnar
Pat Cardi ..................... Skip
Stu is hired to protect a precocious 11-year-old mathematical
wizard. He has devised a computer capable of beating the games in Las Vegas.

6.18 [203] 77 Sunset Strip: THE TARGET
24Jan64
Directed by Lawrence Dobkin
guest star
William Conrad (Jake & The Fat Man), Nero Wolfe)
cast
Keith Andes ................... Frank Cassel
Jeanne Cooper ................. Gina Cassel
Suzi Carnell .................. Sharon Carnovan
Lyle Talbot ................... Tatum (The Adventures of Ozzie &
Les Tremayne .................. Warden Harriett)
Reporter Frank Cassel becomes a target for a would-be assassin
while serving time himself.

6.19 [204] 77 Sunset Strip: DEAD AS IN "DUDE"
German title - Passen Sie Auf Notch Auf [RL]
(western setting)
31Jan64
Directed by Abner Biberman
cast:
Diane Brewster ................ Gloria Townsend
Jo Morrow ..................... Bentura
Robert Colbert ................ McHenry
Reginald Gardiner ............. Mauldin
Sarah Marshall ................ Harriet
William Bramley ............... Bridges
John Hudson ................... Wawlins
Philip Terry .................. Fleming
Gloria Townsend has doubts about a coroner's report that says
her husband's death on a dude ranch was suicide.

6.20 [205] 77 Sunset Strip: QUEEN OF THE CATS (final episode)
7Feb64
Directed by Lawrence Dobkin
cast:
Jena Engstrom ................. Marion Armstrong
Virginia Gregg ................ Nellie
Paula Raymond ................. Robbie
Parley Baer ................... Charlie Cornwall (The Adventures of Ozzie & Harriett)
Steve Ihnat ................... Vince
Richard Wessel ................ Stan
Irwin Charone ................. Eddie
Heiress Marion Armstrong hires Stu to find her widowed mother,
from whom she's been separated since infancy.

############## 77 Sunset Strip ###############
################## the end ###################
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