Telephone Time - 1956-1958

Telephone Time

John Nesbitt, born in Victoria, British Columbia, Canada, was involved in movies and television for most of his 49 year life. He acted, produced, directed and wrote for motion pictures and television. In 1956 he hosted Telephone Time, a half hour anthology show featuring true stories of bravery and courage, broadcast on CBS that featured stories that he wrote himself. In 1957 the show moved to ABC and was hosted by Frank Baxter.

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April 15, 1956 - Telephone Time, The Man with the Beard
Starring Walter Coy, Morris Ankrum, Vivi Janiss and Robert Foulk

September 23, 1956 - Telephone Time, I Am Not Alone
Starring Victor Jory, Adam Williams, Peter Coe and Norbert Schiller

December 30, 1956 - Telephone Time, The Mountain that Moved
Starring Tom Tully, Russ Conway, Erville Alderson and Peg Hillias

March 3, 1957 - Telephone Time, The Intruder
Starring Joel Grey, Phillis Avery, Michael Winkelman and Russ Bender

May 9, 1957 - Telephone Time, Stranded
Starring Bette Davis, Claudia Bryar, Paul Bryar and Tiger Fafara

June 18, 1957 - Telephone Time, Pit-a-Pit and the Dragon
Starring Robert Cabal, Lawrence Dobkin, Norma Varden and Philip Ahn

November 19, 1957 - Telephone Time, Alice's Wedding Gown
Starring Fay Wray, Bert Remsen, Norma Eberhardt and Nancy Asch

February 11, 1958 - Telephone Time, Recipe for Success
Starring Walter Slezak, Sebastian Cabot, Henri Charpetier and Edith Barrett

February 25, 1958 - Telephone Time, The Vestris
Starring Boris Karloff, Torin Thatcher, Rita Lynn and Tommy Duggan