Black Saddle

Black Saddle 1959

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Black Saddle is an American Western television series starring Peter Breck that aired 44 episodes on ABC from January 10, 1959 to May 6, 1960. The half-hour program was produced by Dick Powell's Four Star Television, and the original pilot was an episode of CBS's Dick Powell's Zane Grey Theater, with Chris Alcaide portraying the principal character, Clay Culhane. For syndicated reruns, Black Saddle was combined with three other Western series from the same company, Law of the Plainsman starring Michael Ansara, Johnny Ringo starring Don Durant and Mark Goddard, and the critically acclaimed creation of Sam Peckinpah, The Westerner with Brian Keith, under the umbrella title, The Westerners, with new hosting sequences by Keenan Wynn.

  • Released: 1959-01-10
  • Runtime: 50 minutes
  • Genre: Western, Drama
  • Stars: Peter Breck, Russell Johnson, Margarita Cordova, Quintin Sondergaard, Tom Holland, George Mitchell, Ned Glass, Fiona Hale, Clu Gulager, Basil Ruysdael, Charles Gray, Lisa Gaye, Rex Ingram, Phyllis Coates, Robert Gist, R. G. Armstrong, Ben Wright, Howard Culver, Gil Perkins, Tudor Owen, Arthur Hunnicutt, John Dehner, Bing Russell, Raymond Bailey, Harry Tyler, Ralph Votrian, Frank De Kova, Ric Roman, Charles Arnt, Chuck Hayward, John Larch, Lane Bradford, James Coburn, Warren Oates, Simon Oakland, Strother Martin, Hank Patterson, Vic Perrin, Eddie Firestone, L.Q. Jones, Amzie Strickland, Dabbs Greer, Philip Abbott, Barney Phillips, J. Pat O'Malley, Jeanette Nolan, Michael Pate, James Best, James Drury, Charles Aidman, Stan Jones, Bill Erwin, Barry Atwater, Gordon Polk, Jess Kirkpatrick, Jack Lester, Walter Burke, Anna-Lisa, Lorna Thayer, Madlyn Rhue, Roy Engel, Don Kelly, Stephen Roberts, Russ Bender, Hampton Fancher, J. Pat O'Malley, Ed Nelson, John Anderson, Dennis Cross, Richard Shannon, George Keymas, Richard Rust, Hal Torey, Simon Scott, John Mylong, John Hackett, Dick Sargent, Brian G. Hutton, Robert F. Simon, Michael Hinn, Clane Power, Ralph Moody, Suzanne Pleshette, Chris Alcaide, Stacy Harris, Perry Ivins, Bing Russell, John Alderson, K.L. Smith, Joseph Breen, James Rawley, Carole Kent, Aneta Corsaut, Ed Nelson, John Lupton, Sara Taft, Larkin Ford, Dennis Moore, Henry Wills, Richard Shannon, Harry Bartell, Michael McGreevey, John Harrison, Kenneth Patterson, Mike Kellin, DeForest Kelley, Armand Alzamora, Michael Morgan, Roberta Haynes, Kim Winona, John Newton, Karl Swenson, Ken Mayer, William Boyett, Mary Webster, Duncan McLeod, Kim Charney, Frank Overton, Pat O'Malley, Paul Carr, Howard Wright, Alberto Monte, Hampton Fancher, Victor Millan, Dean Harens, Patricia Medina, Joseph Sullivan, Willard Sage, Paul Burke, Forrest Compton, Don C. Harvey, William Schallert, Mary Munday, Craig Duncan, Jason Johnson, George Wallace, Dabbs Greer, Stafford Repp, Malcolm Atterbury, Joseph Ruskin, William Phipps, Adam Williams, Raymond Bailey, Chuck Webster, Paul Birch, Henry Beckman, Lew Gallo, John Milford, Wendell Holmes, Alan Dexter, John Newton, Jack Ging, Patricia Donahue, Robert Knapp, Dennis McCarthy, John Newton, Nan Peterson, Buddy Ebsen, Jack Kruschen, Richard Rust, Tommy Cook, Ben Wright, John Marley, Harry Landers, Wesley Lau, Brett King, William Challee, Ann McCrea, Mary Murphy, Lee Van Cleef, Gene Nelson, Jack Spain, Michael T. Mikler, Debbie Megowan, Burt Douglas, Vic Perrin, John Kellogg, Robert Harland, William D. Gordon, Kay Stewart, Ken Christy, Sam Edwards, James Franciscus, John Newton, Warren J. Kemmerling, Archie Duncan, Stacy Harris, Charlie Briggs, Paul Sorensen, Paul Burke, Ryan Hayes, Charles Horvath, Sam Reese
  • Director: John English, Robert Florey, Francis D. Lyon, David Lowell Rich, Boris Sagal, Gerd Oswald, William D. Faralla, James Sheldon, Frank Baur, William Claxton, Elliot Silverstein, William F. Claxton