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Checkmate (1960)

TV-PG CrimeDramaMystery
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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. Sebastian Cabot as Dr. Carl Hyatt

    Sebastian Cabot

    Dr. Carl Hyatt

    70 Episodes

  2. Doug McClure as Jed Sills

    Doug McClure

    Jed Sills

    70 Episodes

  3. Anthony George as Don Corey

    Anthony George

    Don Corey

    69 Episodes

  4. Julie Adams as Jean Damion

    Julie Adams

    Jean Damion

    2 Episodes

  5. Charles Seel as The Electrician and Georgie Prince

    Charles Seel

    The Electrician, Georgie Prince

    2 Episodes

  6. Ed Nelson as Chuck Palmer and Gil Stoneham

    Ed Nelson

    Chuck Palmer, Gil Stoneham

    2 Episodes

  7. Elizabeth Allen as

    Elizabeth Allen

    1 Episode

  8. Ricardo Montalban as

    Ricardo Montalban

    1 Episode

  9. James Whitmore as

    James Whitmore

    1 Episode

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Last Season

Season 2

1961 • 34 Episodes

Season 2 of Checkmate premiered on October 4, 1961.

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(2x34, June 20, 1962) Season Finale

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Status Ended


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Type Scripted

Original Language English


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