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Perry Mason: The Case of the 12th Wildcat

Burt Payne owns ten percent of the Wildcats, a professional football team. To raise cash, he tries to sell his share, but the majority owner, his wife Ellen, opposes the deal. She meets with one of the possible buyers, and shortly after that Burt dies in an explosion. Perry and Paul must literally chase down the facts to free their client Ellen.

Episode Info  

Episode number: 9x8
Airdate: Sunday October 31st, 1965

Director: Jesse Hibbs
Writer: Ernest Frankel

Guest Stars
Mona FreemanMona Freeman
As Ellen Payne
Bill Williams (1)Bill Williams (1)
As Burt Payne
Regis ToomeyRegis Toomey
As Andy Grant
John ConteJohn Conte
As Jud Warner
Karl SwensonKarl Swenson
As Unk Hazekian
Robert QuarryRobert Quarry
As Casey Banks
Roy RobertsRoy Roberts
As Harvey Skeen
Clark HowatClark Howat
As Team Doctor
Willis BoucheyWillis Bouchey
As Judge
George CisarGeorge Cisar
As Bartender
Tommy FarrellTommy Farrell
As Reporter
Lee Miller (1)Lee Miller (1)
As Sgt. Brice
Sue EnglandSue England
As Receptionist
Paul PowerPaul Power
As Reporter
Ivy BethuneIvy Bethune
As Mrs. Frye
Patrick RileyPatrick Riley
As Police Officer
Howard WrightHoward Wright
As Conductor
Lindon CrowLindon Crow
As Assistant Coach
Joe ScibelliJoe Scibelli
As Himself
Bill MunsonBill Munson
As Himself
Don ChuyDon Chuy
As Himself
Roman GabrielRoman Gabriel
As Himself
Marlin McKeeverMarlin McKeever
As Himself
Main Cast
Raymond BurrRaymond Burr
As Perry Mason
Barbara HaleBarbara Hale
As Della Street
William HopperWilliam Hopper
As Paul Drake
William TalmanWilliam Talman
As Hamilton Burger
Richard AndersonRichard Anderson
As Lt. Steve Drumm
Episode Notes
Roman Gabriel, Don Chuy, Cliff Livingston, Marlin McKeever, BIl Munson and Joe Scibelli all played football for the Los Angeles Rams at the time this episode was shot, and appeared as themselves.

Other Episode Crew

CreatorErle Stanley Gardner
Executive ProducerGail Patrick
ProducerArthur Marks  |  Art Seid
CastingHarvey Clermont
MusicRichard Shores
Make-upIrving Pringle
Set DecoratorCarl Biddiscombe
Production Sound MixerHerman Lewis
Script SupervisorMarshall Schlom
Director of PhotographyJohn M. Nickolaus, Jr.
Art DirectorLewis H. Creber
Main Title ThemeFred Steiner
Film EditorRichard W. Farrell
Assistant DirectorGordon A. Webb
Story ConsultantErnest Frankel
Wardrobe SupervisorEvelyn Carruth  |  Bob Wolfe
Prop MasterRay Thompson (3)
Associate Story ConsultantOrville Hampton
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