Barbara Stanwyck rehearsing for Cecil B. DeMille’s Lux Radio Theater production of These Three.
Yitzhak Edward "Ed" Asner
Ed Asner is an actor, voice actor and a former president of the Screen Actors Guild. He is primarily known for his role as Lou Grant during the 1970s and early 1980s, on both The Mary Tyler Moore Show and its spin-off series Lou Grant (both CBS), making him one of the few television actors to portray the same leading character in both a comedy and a drama. He is also known for playing Santa Claus in the comedy film Elf (2003) and its animated remake Elf: Buddy’s Musical Christmas (2014). He attended the University of Chicago and served in the U.S. Signal Corps.
The legal drama series Perry Mason originally broadcast on CBS television from September 21, 1957, to May 22, 1966. The title character, a criminal defense lawyer portrayed by Raymond Burr.
Many episodes are based on stories written by Erle Stanley Gardner. Hollywood’s first weekly one-hour series filmed for television, Perry Mason is one of TV’s longest-running and most successful legal series.
In 1960, the series received the first Silver Gavel Award for a television drama by the American Bar Association.
Raymond William Stacy Burr (May 21, 1917 – September 12, 1993)
The Fugitive is a drama series created by Roy Huggins. It was produced by QM Productions and United Artists Television. It aired on ABC from 1963 to 1967. David Janssen (above) stars as Richard Kimble. The show was nominated for five Emmy Awards and won the Emmy for Outstanding Dramatic Series in 1966.
David Janssen (David Harold Meyer) (March 27, 1931 – February 13, 1980)
Fletcher in One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest.
Estelle Louise Fletcher was born in Birmingham, Alabama.
Louise Fletcher won an Academy Award for Best Actress for her role as Nurse Ratched in One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest (1975). She worked as a secretary by day and took acting lessons by night.
Jack Nicholson from One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest.