Home Television Drama Dante


1 9 6 0 – 1 9 6 1 (USA)
26 x 30 minute episodes

This NBC drama was set in San Francisco and featured the exploits of Willie Dante (Howard Duff), a reformed gambler who was now the owner of a nightclub called Dante’s Inferno.

Stories depicted his attempts to overcome the situations that occurred when his past reputation attracted unscrupulous characters.

Co-starred Alan Mowbray as Stewart Styles, a former conman who was now the maitre’d at the club, and Tom D’Andrea as Dante’s right-hand man, Biff.

Based on the character portrayed by Dick Powell on Four Star Playhouse.

Dante aired from 3 October 1960 to 10 April 1961.

Willie Dante
Howard Duff
Stewart Styles
Alan Mowbray
Tom D’Andrea