Starring Raymond Burr
Based upon characters created by Erle Stanley Gardner
Barbara Hale, William Hopper, William Talman, Ray Collins


Directed by Robert Sparr
Written by Mann Rubin
Arthur Marks \ Art Seid | Producers
Gail Patrick Jackson | Executive Producer
Jackson Gillis | Associate Producer
Samuel Newman | Story Consultant

Raymond Burr as Perry Mason
Barbara Hale as Della Street
William Hopper as Paul Drake
William Talman as Hamilton Burger
Ray Collins as Lt. Tragg
Wesley Lau as Lt. Anderson

Music Composed by Richard Shores
Music Supervised and Conducted by Herschel Burke Gilbert


Patrice Wymore as Victoria Dawn
Bill Williams as Charles Shaw
Jean Hale as Reggie Lansfield
Jess Barker as Doug Hamilton
Richard Erdman as Ben Lucas
Lee Bergere as Dr. George Devlin
Nan Leslie as Lillian Keely
Ron Kennedy as Male Nurse
Richard St. John as Patron
Jack Carol as First Reporter
John Ward as Second Reporter
Maurice Wells as First Man
Barry Brooks as Second Man

Uncredited Actors
Don Anderson as:

  • Spectator on Beach
  • Rescue Boat Skipper

(sighted by gracenote, 4/27/2011)


Director of Photography … John M. Nickolaus, Jr.
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 … Carl Biddiscombe
Properties … Ray Thompson
Production Sound Mixer … Herman Lewis
Script Supervision … Marshall Schlom
Theme Composed by … Fred Steiner
Automobiles Supplied by … Ford Motor Company

Perry Mason
Produced by the CBS Television Network in association with Paisano Productions