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Playhouse 90: The Country Husband

After a close brush with death, a man experiences a mid-life crisis that includes having an affair with the family baby sitter.


Episode Info


Episode number: 1x5
Production Number: 56-5
Airdate: Thursday November 01st, 1956

Director: James Neilson
Writer: Paul Monash
Story: John Cheever


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Guest Stars
Barbara HaleBarbara Hale
As Julia Wiley
Recurring
Felicia FarrFelicia Farr
As Anne Murchison
Recurring
Frank LovejoyFrank Lovejoy
As William Wiley
Recurring
Jeanne CooperJeanne Cooper
As Shirl
Recurring
S. John LaunerS. John Launer
As Passenger
Recurring
Herbert RudleyHerbert Rudley
As Farrell
Hugh SandersHugh Sanders
As Robert Guiness
John ZarembaJohn Zaremba
As Murchison
Kerwin MathewsKerwin Mathews
As Clay Farrell
Episode Notes
This episode is based on John Cheever's short story of the same name.

Barbara Hale would go onto play Della Street on the CBS legal drama Perry Mason from 1957-66.



Warning: Playhouse 90 season 1 episode 5 guide may contain spoilers
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