Studio One (American TV series)

Studio One is an American anthology drama television series that was adapted from a radio series. It was created in 1947 by Canadian director Fletcher Markle, who came to CBS from the CBC. It premiered on November 7, 1948 and ended on September 29, 1958, with a total of 467 episodes over the course of 10 seasons.

Studio One
Also known asStudio One in Hollywood
Studio One Summer Theatre
Westinghouse Studio One
Westinghouse Summer Theatre.
GenreAnthology drama
Written byPatrick Alexander
Sumner Locke Elliot
Horton Foote
Frank D. Gilroy
Mel Goldberg
Arthur Hailey
Ben Hecht
Robert Herridge
Ernest Kinoy
Joseph Liss
Loring Mandel
Don Mankiewicz
Abby Mann
Worthington Miner
Tad Mosel
Reginald Rose
Arnold Schulman
Rod Serling
William Templeton
Gore Vidal
Dale Wasserman
Directed byYul Brynner
James B. Clark
Vincent J. Donehue
John Frankenheimer
David Greene
Buzz Kulik
Sidney Lumet
Fletcher Markle
Worthington Miner
Robert Mulligan
Ralph Nelson
Paul Nickell
Daniel Petrie
David Lowell Rich
Franklin Schaffner
Jack Smight
Lela Swift
Presented byArt Hannes (announcer)
John Cannon (announcer)
Narrated byJohn Cannon
Theme music composerVic Oliver
Opening theme"Prelude to the Stars"
Ending theme"Prelude to the Star"
Country of originUnited States
Original languageEnglish
No. of seasons10
No. of episodes467 (list of episodes)
Executive producerWorthington Miner
ProducersWorthington Miner
Herbert Brodkin
Running time48–50 minutes
Production companyCBS Productions
Original networkCBS
Picture formatBlack-and-white
Audio formatMonaural
Original releaseNovember 7, 1948 (1948-11-07) 
September 29, 1958 (1958-09-29)

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