Adventures of Wild Bill Hickok 

27 Feb

Andy Devine as Jingles

Genre Western

Directed by Wesley Barry

William Beaudine

Thomas Carr

Will Jason

Louis King

S. Roy Luby

Jean Yarbrough

Starring Guy Madison

Andy Devine

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

CBS (1955-1958)

ABC (1957-1958)

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.

“WILD BILL HICKOK (TV series) Wagon Wheel Trail”

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Posted by on February 27, 2017 in 1940s, 1950s, westerns



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