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Defender, The

Defender, The(1957)

Also Known As: Studio One (02/25/57) |

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Brief Synopsis

The pilot for the television series, "The Defenders." The story of Walter and Kenneth Pearson, a father-and-son legal team. Broadcast as two segments of "Studio One," the story relates how the Pearsons defend a young man accused of killing a woman during a robbery attempt.

Cast & Crew

Ralph Bellamy Walter Preston
Martin Balsam Francis Toohey
Steve McQueen Joseph Gordon
William Shatner Kenneth Preston
Vivian Nathan Mrs Gordon
David Stewart Victor Wallack
Rudy Bond Peter D'Agostino
Russell Hardie 1st Guard
Michael Higgins Sergeant James Sheeley
Rosetta Lenoire Mary Ellen Bailey
Frank Marth First Reporter
Eileen Ryan Betsy Fuller
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