Login or register
TV

Westinghouse Desilu Playhouse

Westinghouse Desilu Playhouse


Dramatic anthology series produced by Desilu Studios that ran on CBS for 46 episodes during the 1958 through 1960 television seasons. The series was hosted by Desilu head Desi Arnaz and included episodes that were continuations of the Lucy-Desi Comedy Hour and the pilot for the classic 1959-63 crime drama The Untouchables.
It also showed the un-official pilot episode of Rod Serling's Twilight Zone.
  • Currently 0/10
No votes yet


Episode Info

Final: 2x20 -- Cry Ruin


A youth takes the blame for a crime that never happened.
Cast
Desi ArnazDesi Arnaz
As Host
Reviews

SalParadise

Reviews: 1
Series Last Major Desilu EffortRating: 0 likes, 1 dislikes

Westinghouse Desilu Playhouse (Playhouse) followed the Ford Desilu Playhouse in 1958. Ford dropped out as sponsor after one season (1957-1958) due to lagging sales. Read more

Review posted on Saturday, October 19th 2013 at 12:14 pm

1 review available
Latest news


There are no news items yet
Crew

Executive Producer: Bert Granet
Producer: Quinn Martin (1), John Auer
Director of Photography: Nicholas Musuraca, Carl E. Guthrie, Sidney Hickox
Main Title Theme: Johnny Green (1)
Composer: Axel Stordahl

View full crew list
Recurring Guests

Bruce Gordon (1) as Francois (4 eps)
Paul Picerni as Tony Liguri (3 eps)
Joe Mantell as George Richie (3 eps)
Keenan Wynn as Joe Fuselli (3 eps)
Jack Weston as Root (3 eps)
Alberto Morin as Fuentes (3 eps)
Armand Alzamora as Louis (3 eps)
Hugh O'Brian as Lieutenant Lee Baker (3 eps)
Paul Dubov as Samuel Mannheim (3 eps)
Desi Arnaz as Luis Martinez (3 eps)

View All Recurring Guests

TV Land Gives Series Order to Darren Star's Comedy 'Younger'

    TV Land’s original programming push continues as the..

'Law & Order: SVU' to Call Bradley Whitford to the Stand

    Throughout the years, we've experienced many different forms..

Dominique McElligott Lands Lead in ABC’s ‘Astronaut Wives Club’

    Another actress is blasting off into the 1960s space..