The Adventures of Ellery Queen (1950)
The Adventures of Ellery Queen
Crime / Drama / Suspense
Cast: Rex Marshall as Announcer
Lee Bowman as Ellery Queen
Florenz Ames as Inspector Ellery Queen
Richard Hart as Ellery Queen
The first TV adaptation of the adventures of super sleuth Ellery Queen, broadcast live from Hollywood. Queen was a mystery writer who assisted his father, a detective with the New York Police Department, in solving murders. Queen's methods were arcane and intellectual rather than action oriented, and he always astounded his father by arriving at a correct solution by purely deductive reasoning.
The Adventures of Ellery Queen Intro
The Hanging Acrobat (12/21/1950)
Ellery becomes involved in a murder investigation when he stops at a small, rural carnival.
Murder to Music (11/8/1951)Foul play is suspected when a conductor's wife, who was in the way of a young pianist's ambition, is found dead.