CTVA US Crime - "The Adventures of Ellery Queen" (NBC)(1958-59) George Nader/Lee Phillips

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Ellery Queen (1950-52) Richard Hart, Lee Bowman  -   Ellery Queen (1954) Hugh Marlowe
Ellery Queen (1958-59) George Nader/ Lee Philips  -   Ellery Queen (1975-76) Jim Hutton
The Further Adventures of Ellery Queen (1958-59)
Episode Guide compiled by The Classic TV Archive
 with contributions by:
Cindy Rumbold, LA; John King, NYC,  Rina Fox
references:
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THE FURTHER ADVENTURES OF ELLERY QUEEN (1958-59)
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Production Company not known
for
NBC (Fridays 8:00 pm EST)
Produced by Albert McCleery
Created by Frederic Dannay & Manfred B. Lee

US Detective series 1958-59  32 episodes x 60 min bw
26Sep58-4Sep59
starring
George Nader as Ellery Queen #1 (1958-1959) (eps 1-20)
Lee Philips as Ellery Queen #2 (1959) (eps 21-32)
Les Tremayne as Inspector Richard Queen

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NBC Fridays 8:00 pm Eastern

 [01] The Further Adventures of Ellery Queen: THE GLASS VILLAGE  
26Sep58 NBC Fri
Starring: George Nader (as Ellery Queen)
(no guest cast details)

[02] The Further Adventures of Ellery Queen: THE KING IS DEAD 
03Oct58 NBC Fri
Starring: George Nader (as Ellery Queen)
Guest Cast:
Ilona Massey,
Torin Thatcher,
Les Tremayne

[03] The Further Adventures of Ellery Queen: TEN DAYS OF WONDER  
10Oct58 NBC Fri
Starring: George Nader (as Ellery Queen)
    Guest Cast:
Otto Kruger,
Virginia Gibson,
John Lupton (Broken Arrow),
John Dehner

[04] The Further Adventures of Ellery Queen: THE DOOR BETWEEN 
  17Oct58 NBC Fri
Teleplay by Michael Dyne
Starring: George Nader (as Ellery Queen)
    Guest Cast:     
Robert Lowery,
Adrienne Marden

[05] The Further Adventures of Ellery Queen: THE EIGHTH MRS. BLUEBEARD  
24Oct58 NBC Fri
Starring: George Nader (as Ellery Queen)
     Guest Cast:
Jeanne Cooper (mother of actor Corbin Bernson),
Gene Raymond

[06] The Further Adventures of Ellery Queen: CAT OF MANY TAILS  
31Oct58 NBC Fri
Starring: George Nader (as Ellery Queen)
    Guest Cast:
John Abbott
Paul Langton

[07] The Further Adventures of Ellery Queen: DEATH BEFORE BEDTIME 
    07Nov58 NBC Fri
Starring: George Nader (as Ellery Queen)
    Guest Cast:
Neil Hamilton
Heather Angel

[08] The Further Adventures of Ellery Queen: DOUBLE, DOUBLE
  14Nov58
Starring: George Nader (as Ellery Queen)
    Guest Cast:
Luana Anders
Rhys Williams
 
[09] The Further Adventures of Ellery Queen: SO RICH, SO LOVELY, SO DEAD  
   21Nov58 OR 28Nov58 NBC Fri (possibly postponed)  
Starring: George Nader (as Ellery Queen)
     Guest Cast:
Eva Gabor (Green Acres)
Thomas Gomez

[10] The Further Adventures of Ellery Queen: DIAMOND STUDDED TYPEWRITER 
   05Dec58 NBC Fri
Starring: George Nader (as Ellery Queen)
      Guest Cast:
James Gavin
Olive Sturgess

[11] The Further Adventures of Ellery Queen: FOUR AND TWENTY TO LIVE 
    12Dec58 NBC Fri
Starring: George Nader (as Ellery Queen)
      Guest Cast:
no cast details

[12] The Further Adventures of Ellery Queen: PAINT THE TOWN BLACK 
19Dec58 NBC Fri
Starring: George Nader (as Ellery Queen)
  Guest Cast:
no cast details

[13] The Further Adventures of Ellery Queen: THE HOLLOW MAN 
26Dec58 NBC Fri
Starring: George Nader (as Ellery Queen)
      Guest Cast:
Frank Silvera (The High Chaparral)

[14] The Further Adventures of Ellery Queen: BURY ME DEEP   
02Jan59 NBC Fri
      Adapted by William Mourne from the novel by Harold Q. Masur)
Starring: George Nader (as Ellery Queen)
Guest Cast:
Patrick McVey
Joanne Linville
Richard Long (The Big Valley, Nanny & the Professor, Bourbon Street Beat)

[15a] The Further Adventures of Ellery Queen: THE HINNOLITY STORY
   09Jan59 ? NBC Fri (airdate to be verified)
Starring: George Nader (as Ellery Queen)
Guest Cast:
Peggy Castle
Vanessa Brown
James Bell
Brian Keith (The Brian Keith Show, Hardcastle & McCormick)

[15b] The Further Adventures of Ellery Queen: THE JINN CITY STORY
09Jan59 NBC Fri
Written by Nicholas Baehr
Starring: George Nader (as Ellery Queen)
Synopsis:
Ellery's plane, forced down by heavy fog and bad weather makes an
emergency landing at a small town airport. Ellery is approached by a
strange old man who asks the writer-detective to help someone falsely
accused of murder. [TA]

[16] The Further Adventures of Ellery Queen: REVOLUTION 
  16Jan59 NBC Fri
Starring: George Nader (as Ellery Queen)
      Guest Cast:
Gusti Huber
Kurt Kasznar
Scott Forbes

[17] The Further Adventures of Ellery Queen:  THE MURDER OF WHISTLER'S BROTHER 
23Jan59 NBC Fri
Starring: George Nader (as Ellery Queen)
      Guest Cast:   
Shepperd Strudwick,
Eduardo Ciannelli

[18] The Further Adventures of Ellery Queen: DEATH LIKES IT HOT 
30Jan59 NBC Fri
Starring: George Nader (as Ellery Queen)
      Guest Cast:
Kent Smith (The Rough Riders)
Anna Lee,
Julie Bennett
Vivi Janis

[--] 06Feb59 - no details

[19] The Further Adventures of Ellery Queen: MARGIN OF TERROR 
13Feb59 NBC Fri 
Starring: George Nader (as Ellery Queen)
Guest Cast:
no cast details
Synopsis:
During a speaking engagement in Naples, Italy, "Papa George"
Dimitrovitch is a former Soviet official who defected to the United States. [TA]   
  
[20] The Further Adventures of Ellery Queen: CHAUFFER DISGUISE 
20Feb59 NBC Fri
Starring: George Nader (as Ellery Queen) (exit) 
     Guest Cast:
Franke Darro
Joan Hackett

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Lee Philips takes over the role of "Ellery Queen"
from George Nader
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[21] The Further Adventures of Ellery Queen: SHADOW OF THE PAST  
27Feb59 NBC Fri
  Starring: Lee Philips (as Ellery Queen) (entry)
Guest Cast: George Voskovec
Lili Darvas
Georgianne Johnson

[22] The Further Adventures of Ellery Queen: THE CHEMISTRY SET
    06Mar59 NBC Fri
Starring: Lee Philips (as Ellery Queen)
      Guest Cast:
Ruth Warrick (Citizen Kane)
Conrad Nagel
Jeff Donnell

[--] 13May59 - no details


[23] The Further Adventures of Ellery Queen: CARTEL FOR MURDER 
20Mar59 NBC Fri
Starring: Lee Philips (as Ellery Queen)
 Guest Cast:
Martin Balsam

1.24 [--] The Further Adventures of Ellery Queen: A GIRL NAMED DAISY
27Mar59 NBC Fri
Starring: Lee Philips (as Ellery Queen)
Guest Cast:
Shelley Berman
Sherry Britton
Synopsis:
Ellery takes a girl with him to visit a carnival. At the carnival he
meets a friend, who warns him that there is trouble brewing on the
midway. [RF]

1.25 [--] The Further Adventures of Ellery Queen: THE PAPER TIGERS
03Apr59 NBC Fri (rebroadcast 17Jul59)
Starring: Lee Philips (as Ellery Queen)
Guest Cast:
Paul Hartman .......... Bill Wilson
Nancy Carroll ......... Fanny Wilson
Doretta Morrow ...... Dr. Winifred Schneider
Alvin Epstein ............ Elwood Parker
Kimetha Laurie ......... Blind Girl
Nathaniel Frey .......... Tony Bevilacqua
Synopsis:
Following the murder of his janitor, the general manager of a
paintbrush factory becomes involved with underworld characters. [RF]

[26] The Further Adventures of Ellery Queen: THE LECTURE 
10Apr59 NBC Fri
Starring: Lee Philips (as Ellery Queen)
      Guest Cast:
Edna Best
Judith Evelyn
Edward Andrews

[27] The Further Adventures of Ellery Queen: CONFESSION OF MURDER
  17Apr59 NBC Fri
Starring: Lee Philips (as Ellery Queen)
      Guest Cast:   
Scott Marlowe
Glenda Farrell
Wayne Morris
Kay Medford

1.28 [--] The Further Adventures of Ellery Queen: CASTAWAY ON A NEARBY ISLAND
24Apr59 NBC Fri (rebroadcast 07Aug59)
Starring: Lee Philips (as Ellery Queen)
Guest Cast:
Leueen MacGrath ....... Serena Parrish Maxwell
Lloyd Bochner ......... Philip Maxwell
Evelyn Ward ........... Vanessa Harvey
Thomas Chalmers ....... James Parrish
Synopsis:
An elderly man who has lived in seclusion is found dead on Staten Island.
Noticing an unusual crest on the dead man's ring, Ellery begins an
investigation which leads him to a New York Society family. [RF]

[29] The Further Adventures of Ellery Queen: THE CURSE OF ADEN
   01May59 NBC Fri  
Starring: Lee Philips (as Ellery Queen)
      Guest Cast:
Julie Adams
Hurd Hatfield

[--] 08May59 - no details

1.30 [--] The Further Adventures of Ellery Queen: DANCE INTO DEATH
15May59 NBC Fri
Starring: Lee Philips (as Ellery Queen)
Guest Cast:
Morey Amsterdam ....... J.C. Smith
Tamara Geva ............ Natalia Cherkasov
Wood Romoff ............ Nicholas Reynaud
Philip Abbott .......... Lt. Winslow
Martin Balsam (Not listed in TV Guide)
Synopsis:
Watching a ballet performance from his box, Ellery Queen sees the prima
ballerina suddenly collapse on the stage. Ellery meets Lieutenant
Winslow at the scene and learns that the girl was murdered. [RF]

[--]  22May59 - no details

[31] The Further Adventures of Ellery Queen: BODY OF THE CRIME  
      29May59 NBC
Starring: Lee Philips (as Ellery Queen)
Guest Cast:
Gloria De Haven, Ruth Warrick

[32] The Further Adventures of Ellery Queen: THIS MURDER COMES TO YOU LIVE 
05Jun59 NBC Fri  
Starring: Lee Philips (as Ellery Queen)
      Guest Cast:  
Buster Crabbe
Geraldine Fitzgerald
Ben Hecht
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Summer Reruns
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[--] 17Jul59 rerun of 1.25 "The Paper Tigers" (first aired 03Apr59)
[--] 07Aug59 rerun of 1.28 "Castaway on a Nearby Island" (first aired 24Apr59)

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