CTVA US Crime - "Stone" (Stephen J. Cannell/UnivABC)(1979 pilot; 1980 series) starring Dennis Weaver

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Dennis Weaver series:
Gunsmoke (1955-64) - Kentucky Jones (1964-65) - Gentle Ben (1967-69)
  McCloud (1970-77) Stone (1979-80)Buck James (1987-88)

Stone (1979-80)
Episode Guide compiled by The Classic TV Archive
with contributions by:
Cindy Rumbold
references:
Library of Congress (telnet://locis.loc.gov)
Internet Movie Database (http://www.us.imdb.com)

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STONE
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Stephen J. Cannell Production / Gerry Productions, inc.
Universal City Studios, inc.
for
ABC (Mondays)
Created by Stephen J. Cannell, Richard Levinson & William Link
Executive producer Stephen J. Cannell
Produced by J. Rickley Dumm and Don Carlos Dunaway

US Police Drama series 1979-80 pilot + 9 episodes x 60 min color
(14Jan80-17Mar80)
starring
Dennis Weaver
as Det. Sgt. Daniel Ellis Stone
co-starring
Pat Hingle as Chief Paulton
Robby Weaver as Det. Buck Rogers
Joby Baker as Murray
with
Barbara Rhoades as Britt

recurring guest stars
Eddie Barth
Mel Stewart
Anthony Carbone

music score by Mike Post & Pete Carpenter

'Stone' theme music by Dennis Weaver & Nancy Adams

Dennis Weaver previously starred in
'Gunsmoke' 1955-64 as Chester
'Kentucky Jones' 1964
'Gentle Ben' 1967-69
'McCloud' 1970-76 as Marshall Sam McCloud

plus numerous tv movies and guest star appearances.

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<production no.> in brackets where known

 STONE (2-hour pilot)
<52801>
26Aug79
produced by J. Rickley Dumm, Don Carlos Dunaway
story by Stephen J. Cannell, Richard Levinson & William Link
teleplay by Stephen J. Cannell
directed by Corey Allen
director of photography: Woody Omens
film editors: Roderic G. Stephens, Richard Malek.
starring
Dennis Weaver ......... Daniel Ellis Stone
Mariette Hartley ...... Mrs. Stone (pilot only)
(Beth Brickell ........ Mrs. Stone) (series only)
Pat Hingle ............ Paulton
Robby Weaver .......... Buck
Joby Baker............. Murray
with
guest stars and co-stars
Roy Thinnes
Vic Morrow
Joey Forman
Kim Hamilton
Tom Redi
David Spielberg
Mel Stewart
Steve Allen as himself
William Bronder
Tara Buckman
Anthony Carbone
Mary Carver (mother of Simon & Simon)
Philip Pine
Nancy McKeon (Facts of Life)
Patricia Donahue
Dennis Robertson
Eric Server
Grayce Sperer
Michael Vandever
Toni Burrell
Lynn Wood
Peggy Browne
Gloria Calome
Don Chambers
Colby Chester
Alice Frost
Layla Galloway
Ronald J. Godines
Michael Grandeola
Evelyn Guerrero
Alvin Ing
Junero Jennings
Jack Kutcher
Michael J. London
Gregory Michaels
Abigail Shelton
Maureen Ann O'Toole
Paul Sorenson
A police detective gets into trouble with his principals
for airing his views in his novels and on television.

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ABC Mondays (14Jan80-17Mar80)
<production no.> in brackets where known

[01] Stone: DEEP SLEEPER
Prod. no. 52805
14Jan80 ABC
produced by J. Rickley Dumm, Don Carlos Dunaway
co-producers Alex Beaton & Rick Dumm
written by Don Carlos Dunaway
directed by Winrich Kolbe
director of photography: Arthur R. Botham
film editor: Neal Chastain
guest stars
Robert Hogan
Sharon Acker
Paul Lambert
Granville Van Dusen
Priscilla Pointer
Shannon Terhune
Frances Fong
Jason Corbett

[02] Stone: BUT CAN SHE TYPE?
<52803>
21Jan80 ABC Mon
produced by J. Rickley Dumm, Don Carlos Dunaway
co-producers Juanita Bartlett, Alex Beaton, Rick Dumm
directed by Corey Allen
written by Juanita Bartlett
director of photography: Arthur R. Botham
film editor: Gene Ranney.
guest stars
Karen McMahon
Trisha Noble
David Spielberg
Denny Miller (Wagon Train)
Mel Stewart
Carmen Argenziano
Jean Howell
Arthur Adams

[03] Stone: CASE NUMBER HM-89428, HOMICIDE
<52804>
28Jan80 ABC Mon
produced by J. Rickley Dumm, Don Carlos Dunaway
co-producer Alex Beaton
written by Stephen J. Cannell
directed by Stephen J. Cannell
director of photography: Arthur R. Botham
film editors: Roderic G. Stephens, Neal Chastain
guest stars
Chuck Connors (Rifleman, Branded)
Taylor Lacher
Bill Quinn (Archie Bunker's Place)
Alex Henteloff
Joby Baker
Mel Stewart
Eddie Fontaine
Byron Morrow

[04] Stone: THE MAN IN THE FULL TOLEDO
<52802>
4Feb80 ABC Mon
produced by J. Rickley Dumm, Don Carlos Dunaway
co-producers Stephen J. Cannell & Alex Beaton
written by Gordon Dawson
directed by Paul Stanley
director of photography: Arthur R. Botham
film editors: Robert Watts and Neal Chastain
guest stars
Mary Frann (Newhart)
Richard McKenzie
Dolph Sweet (Gimme A Break)

[05] Stone: JUST A LITTLE BLOW BETWEEN FRIENDS
<54801>
3Mar80 ABC Mon
produced by J. Rickley Dumm
co-producers Alex Beaton & Rick Dumm
written by Stephen J. Cannell
directed by Corey Allen
director of photography: Brianne Murphy
film editor: Larry Lester
guest stars
Nancy McKeon
Beth Brickell (now as Mrs. Stone)
Debi Richter
Suzanne Niles
Ben Frank
Ray Girardin
Richard Cox
Joby Baker
Anthony Carbone
Charles Welleon
Junero Jennings

[06] Stone: DEATH RUN
<54803>
10Mar80 ABC Mon
produced by J. Rickley Dumm
co-producer Rick Weaver
written by Donald P. Bellisario
directed by Harry Winer
director of photography: Brianne Murphy
film editor: Edward Peter Guidotti
guest stars
Jonathan Goldsmith
Dennis Howard
Clare Nono
Eddie Barth
Joby Baker

[07] Stone: 67 HOURS, 24 MINUTES, AND COUNTING
<54804>
17Mar80 ABC Mon
produced by J. Rickley Dumm
co-producers Alex Beaton & Rick Dumm
story by Phillip DeGuere
teleplay by Phillip DeGuere & Stephen McPherson
directed by Winrich Kolbe
director of photography: Brianne Murphy
film editor: Neal Chastain
guest stars
Nancy McKeon
Eddie Barth

[08] Stone: THE PARTNER aka 'Partners'
<54802>
(not aired on network )
produced by J. Rickley Dumm
co-producers Alex Beaton & Rick Dumm
written by Richard Christian Matheson & Thomas E. Szollosi
or
written by William Christian Matheson & Thomas E.Bagoli
directed by Guy Magar
director of photography: Brianne Murphy
film editors: Michael Renaud & Larry Lester
guest stars
W.K. Stratton (Black Sheep Squadron)
Eddie Barth
Carmen Argenziano,
Anthony Carbone
Diane Shalet
Ernest Harden, Jr.
Jorge Cerveza, Jr.
Michael Griswold,
Stoney Jackson
Christopher France
Jesse Aragon

[09] Stone: WHAT DO YOU PEOPLE WANT FROM ME? (final episode?)
<54806>
(not aired on network)
produced by J. Rickley Dumm
producers Alex Beaton & Rick Dumm (on synopsis)
written by Stephen J. Cannell
directed by Rod Holcomb
director of photography: Brianne Murphy
film editors: Edward Peter Guidotti & Michael Renaud
guest stars
Roger Mosley (Magnum, P.I.)
Eddie Barth
Amanda McBroom

[--] (unused production number)
<54805>

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