Starring Raymond Burr
Based upon characters created by Erle Stanley Gardner
Barbara Hale as Della Street
William Hopper as Paul Drake
Ray Collins as Lt. Tragg


Directed by Arthur Marks
Written by Jonathan Latimer
Art Seid | Producer
Gail Patrick Jackson | Executive Producer
Produced by The CBS Television Network in association with Paisano Productions
Jackson Gillis | Story Consultant

Raymond Burr as Perry Mason
Barbara Hale as Della Street
William Hopper as Paul Drake
Ray Collins as Lt. Tragg


Carol Rossen as Hilde Fursten
Fred Beir as Tony Osgood
Phyllis Coates as Frieda Crawson
Leslie Bradley as Dr. Walther Braun
Warren Kemmerling as Boris Zelbowski
O. Z. Whitehead as Harry Beacom
Betty Lou Gerson as Trudie Braun
Paul Birch as Sec. Officer Crawford
Paul Langton as Prosecutor Green
Eddie Quillan as Bookkeeper Keller
Mack Williams as Second Judge
Bill Quinn as First Judge
Norman Leavitt as Crime Lab Technician
Art Lewis as Immigration Clerk
Ralph Manza as Dr. Prince
Bert Remsen as Lt. White

Uncredited Actors
Don Anderson as Zoo Security Officer
(spotted by FredK 10/4/2010)
Female gorilla attendant is not credited, even though she has a speaking part.


Production Supervisor … Dewey Starkey
Director of Photography … Frank Redman, A.S.C.
Art Direction … Lewis Creber
Assistant Director … Robert G. Stone
Film Editor … Richard H. Cahoon, A.C.E.
Casting … Harvey Clermont
Makeup … Irving Pringle
Hair Stylist … Annabell
Wardrobe Supervision … Ed McDermott, Evelyn Carruth
Set Decoration … Charles Q. Vassar
Sound Effects Editor … Gene Eliot, M.P.S.E.
Music Editor … Gene Feldman
Properties … Ray Thompson
Production Sound Mixer … Herman Lewis
Script Supervision … Dorothy Cumming
Sound … Glen Glenn Sound Co.
Titles and Opticals … Pacific Title

Location Sites through courtesy of San Diego Zoo and Kona Kai of San Diego

Perry Mason \ A Film Presentation
A CBS Television Network Production