Andy Devine as Jingles
Directed by Wesley Barry
S. Roy Luby
Starring Guy Madison
Country of origin United States
Original language(s) English
No. of seasons 8
No. of episodes 113
Producer(s) William F. Broidy
Cinematography Henry Freulich
John J. Martin
William A. Sickner
Editor(s) Carl Pierson
S. Roy Luby
Running time 25 mins.
Production company(s) Newhall Productions, William F. Broidy Productions
Distributor Screen Gems (original)
Sony Pictures Television (current)
Original network Syndication
Audio format Monaural
Original release April 15, 1951 – May 16, 1958
The Adventures of Wild Bill Hickok is an American Western television series which ran for eight seasons from 1951 through 1958. The Screen Gems series began in syndication, but ran on CBS from 1955 through 1958, and, at the same time, on ABC from 1957 through 1958. The Kellogg’s cereal company was the show’s national sponsor. The series was also exported to Australia during the late-1950s.
The Adventures of Wild Bill Hickok starred Guy Madison as the legendary Old West lawman (in real life, also a gunfighter) United States Marshal James Butler “Wild Bill” Hickok, and Andy Devine as his comedy sidekick, Jingles P. Jones.
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