Guest roles followed on "Gunsmoke," "Rawhide," and "Cheyenne." His first regular role came in 1958 series "Yancy Derringer." After that he, he was in everything from "Bonanza" to "Perry Mason
," "The Man From U.N.C.L.E." and "Mission: Impossible."
: The Case of the Desperate Deception Five, 3.30pm
He was frequently cast as a thug, appearing in films including "Abbott and Costello in the Foreign Legion" and "The Ten Commandments," and in TV shows such as "Dragnet," "Perry Mason
" and "Gunsmoke."
: The Case Of The Lethal Lesson Five, 3.30pm CRUSADING attorney Raymond Burr represents a law student wrongly accused of murder, hindered every step of the way by the defendant's wealthy girlfriend
He starred in Roger Corman's 1957 "She Gods of Shark Reef." He appeared on TV shows including "Wagon Train," "Perry Mason
," and "Maverick" before being cast in the pilot for Four Star's "Johnny Ringo," which became the first series produced by Aaron Spelling.
Detective Constable Bev Barnes, from the North Cumbria Public Protection Unit, said: "Perry Mason
subjected his partner, who was 15 weeks pregnant, to a violent and sustained ordeal leaving her covered in her own blood.
1889: Erle Stanley Gardner, US author and lawyer who created Perry Mason
, was born.
As a kid I watched "Perry Mason
." I thought I was going to be a lawyer from watching "Perry Mason
." I never thought about doing anything else other than being a lawyer.<br />Q.
In addition to Hardy playing the role of Perry Mason
, police Lieutenant Abe Glitsky and private investigator Wyatt Hunt are also like their counterparts from the iconic series, with Hunt asking the tough questions from the potential suspects.
THE True Entertainment channel offered up a murder mystery straight from the Eighties this week as part of its Perry Mason
and Nic Pizzolatto are teaming for Downey's "Perry Mason
" reboot for HBO.
" will be Downey's first starring role on television.