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Profiles in Courage

1 9 6 4 – 1 9 6 5 (USA)
26 x 30 minute episodes

This anthology series from NBC featured dramatisations based on events in American history. Stories stressed the valour of political figures who risked their lives to tackle unpopular causes.

Based on the book by John F. Kennedy, the series ran from 8 November 1964 to 9 May 1965.

Performers Included: Carroll O’Connor, Barbara Feldon, Tom Bosley (pictured above), Arthur Franz, John Colicos, George Grizzard, Barry Morse, Simon Oakland, Herschel Bernardi, Brian Keith, Ed Asner, Sue Randall, Louise Lorimer, Peter Lawford, Michael Constantine, Tim O’Connor, Burgess Meredith, Janice Rule, Walter Matthau and David McCallum.