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Who remembers this primetime drama (Reginald Rose)
Fri Mar 9, 2018 10:41am
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BLACK MONDAY

There was a drama with a teleplay by Reginald Rose. It was on the series Play of the Week, airing January 16, 1961 (second season, 17th episode).

The cast included:

James Caan

Edward Ashner

Nancy Coleman (Valiant Lady, Ryan's Hope, The Edge of Night)

Ossie Davis

Ruby Dee (the show set in Llanview)

Ivan Dixon

Frances Fuller (the show set in Pine Valley, Ryan's Hope)

Charles Grodin (The Young Marrieds)

Luke Halpin (Young Doctor Malone)

Pat Hingle

Lincoln Kilpatrick

Dan Morgan (Dark Shadows)

House Jamison (Dark Shadows, The Doctors, Another World, The Edge of Night

Claudia Crawford (The Edge of Night)

William Prince (Young Doctor Malone, Another World, As the World Turns, The Edge of Night, A World Apart, Search for Tomorrow)

Hilda Haynes (the show set in Pine Valley)

Andrew Prine

Robert Redford

Joanna Roos (The Edge of Night, Love of Life, The Doctors, As the World Turns)

Ivan Dixon

Pat Hingle

Myron McCormick

Joey Trent (Another World)

Glynn Turman

Richard Ward



The writer was Reginald Rose, and the director was Ralph Nelson. Worthington Minor (father of Peter Minor) and David Susskind were the producers.

It is listed as a comedy/drama.










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