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39 x 30 minute episodes
Debuting on 6 January 1952, Dangerous Assignment continued the famous NBC radio show that held three-and-a-half million households spellbound.
‘The Commissioner’ sent US special agent Steve Mitchell (Brian Donlevy) to exotic locales where he encountered adventure and international intrigue, all played out using extreme violence.
Each episode included a complete story with Steve working on cases in the Swiss Alps, Bombay, Africa, Rome, Rangoon, South America, Barcelona, Paris, Panama, Greece, Mexico, Singapore, Morocco, Havana, and Berlin.
Donlevy originated the role on the radio back in the 1940s.