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Checkmate is an American detective television series starring Anthony George, Sebastian Cabot, and Doug McClure. The show aired on CBS Television from 1960 to 1962 for a total of 70 episodes and was produced by Jack Benny's production company, "JaMco Productions" in co-operation with Revue Studios. Guest stars included Charles Laughton, Peter Lorre, and Lee Marvin, among many other commensurately prominent performers.

  1. Eric Ambler


Series Cast

  1. Anthony George

    Anthony George

    Don Corey

    69 Episodes

  2. Sebastian Cabot

    Sebastian Cabot

    Dr. Carl Hyatt,

    69 Episodes

  3. Doug McClure

    Doug McClure

    Jed Sills,

    69 Episodes

  4. Jack Betts

    Jack Betts

    69 Episodes

  5. Ken Lynch

    Ken Lynch

    69 Episodes

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Last Season

Season 2

1961 | 34 Episodes

Season 2 of Checkmate premiered on October 4, 1961.

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Status Ended


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Certification -

Type Scripted

Original Language English

Runtime 60m



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