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Kolchak: The Night Stalker
  • Ep:
  • The Night Stalker
  • Starring: Darren McGavin (Carl Kolchak), Carol Lynley (Gail Foster), Simon Oakland (Tony Vincenzo), Ralph Meeker (Bernie Jenks), Claude Akins (Sheriff Warren A. Butcher)
  • Co-Starring: Charles McGraw (Police Chief Ed Masterson), Kent Smith (District Attorney Tom Paine), Barry Atwater (Janos Skorzeny), Larry Linville (Dr. Robert Makurji), Jordan Rhodes (Dr. John O'Brien)
  • Cast: Elisha Cook, Jr. (Mickey Crawford), Stanley Adams (Fred Hurley)
  • Teleplay By: Richard Matheson
  • Story By: Jeff Rice
  • Directed By: John Llewellyn Moxey
  • Ep:
  • The Night Strangler
  • Starring: Darren McGavin (Carl Kolchak), Jo Ann Pflug (Louise Harper), Simon Oakland (Tony Vincenzo), Scott Brady (Captain Schubert), Wally Cox (Mr. Berry), Margaret Hamilton (Professor Crabwell)
  • Co-Starring: John Carradine (Llewellyn Crossbinder), Nina Wayne (Charisma Beauty), Al Lewis (Tramp), Ivor Francis (Dr. Webb), Richard Anderson (Dr. Richard Malcolm)
  • Cast: Virginia Peters (Wilma Krankheimer), Kate Murtagh (Janie Watkins), Diane Shalet (Joyce Gabriel), Anne Randall (Policewoman Sheila), Francoise Birnheim (Restaurant Woman), Regina Parton (Merissa - Ethel Parker)
  • Written By: Richard Matheson
  • Directed By: Dan Curtis



  • Ep: 1
  • The Ripper
  • Guest Star: Beatrice Colen (Jane Plumm)
  • Co-Starring: Ruth McDevitt (Elderly Woman), Jack Grinnage (Ron Updyke), Ken Lynch (Captain Warren), Marya Small (Masseuse)
  • With: Donald Mantooth (Policeman), Robert Bryan Berger (Mail Boy), Roberta Collins (Detective Cortazzo), Clint Young (Driver), Mickey Gilbert (The Ripper)
  • Written By: Rudolph Borchert
  • Directed By: Allen Baron
  • Ep: 2
  • The Zombie
  • Guest Stars: Charles Aidman (Captain Leo Winwood), Joseph Sirola (Benjamin Sposato), Val Bisoglio (Victor Friese)
  • Co-Starring: J. Pat O'Malley (Caretaker), John Fiedler (Gordon Spangler), Antonio Fargas (Sweetstick Weldon), Scat Man Crothers (Uncle Filemon)
  • With: Paulene Myers (Mamalois Edmonds), Earl Faison (The Zombie), Carol Ann Susi (Monique Marmelstein), Ben Frommer (The Monk), Roland Bob Harris (Poppy)
  • Teleplay By: Zekial Marko & David Chase
  • Story By: Zekial Marko
  • Directed By: Alex Grasshoff
  • Ep: 3
  • They Have Been, They Are, They Will Be...
  • Guest Stars: James Gregory (Captain Quill), Mary Wickes (Dr. Bess Winestock), Maureen Arthur (Woman Speaker), Dick Van Patten (Alfred Brindle)
  • Co-Starring: Jack Grinnage (Ron Updyke), Carol Ann Susi (Monique Marmelstein), John Fiedler (Gordy Spangler), Rudy Challenger (Stanley Wedemyer), Phil Leeds (Howard Gough)
  • With: Len Lesser (Crowley), Fritz Feld (Waiter), Tony Rizzo (Leon Van Heusen), Dennis McCarthy (Guard)
  • Teleplay By: Rudolph Borchert
  • Story By: Dennis Clark
  • Directed By: Allen Baron
  • Ep: 4
  • The Vampire
  • Guest Stars: William Daniels (Lieutenant Jack Matteo), Suzanne Charny (Catherine Rawlins), John Doucette (Deputy Sample), Jan Murray (Ichabod Grace), Larry Storch (Jim "The Swede" Brytowski)
  • Special Guest Star: Kathleen Nolan (Faye Kruger)
  • Co-Starring: Milt Kamen (Gingrich), Jack Grinnage (Ron Updyke)
  • With: Anne Whitfield (Girl), Army Archerd (Man), Selma Archerd (Woman), Noel de Souza (Chandra), Bill Baldwin (1st Reporter), Alyscia Maxwell (3rd Reporter)
  • Teleplay By: David Chase
  • Story By: Bill Stratton
  • Directed By: Don Weis
  • Ep: 5
  • The Werewolf
  • Guest Stars: Dick Gautier (Mel Tarter), Henry Jones (Captain Julian Wells)
  • Special Guest Stars: Nita Talbot (Paula Griffin), Eric Braeden (Bernhardt Stieglitz)
  • Co-Starring: Jack Grinnage (Ron Updyke), Ruth McDevitt (Edith Cowels), Jackie Russell (Wendy), Lewis Charles (George Levitt), Bob Hastings (Hallem)
  • With: Barry Cahill (Dr. Alan Ross), Dort Clark (Gribbs), Heath Jobes (Radioman), Jim Hawkins (Jay Remy)
  • Written By: David Chase & Paul Playdon
  • Directed By: Allen Baron
  • Ep: 6
  • Firefall
  • Guest Stars: Fred Beir (Ryder Bond), Philip Carey (Sergeant Mayer), David Doyle (Cardinale), Madlyn Rhue (Marie)
  • Co-Starring: Jack Grinnage (Ron Updyke), Virginia Vincent (Mrs. Markoff)
  • With: Alice Backes (Mrs. Shropell), Lenore Kasdorf (Girl), Joshua Shelley (George), Carol Ann Susi (Monique Marmelstein), Carol Veazie (Mrs. Sherman), Patricia Estrin (Felicia)
  • Written By: Bill S. Ballinger
  • Directed By: Don Weis
  • Ep: 7
  • The Devil's Platform
  • Guest Stars: Tom Skerritt (Senator Robert W. Palmer), Julie Gregg (Susan Driscoll), Ellen Weston (Lorraine Palmer)
  • Co-Starring: Jack Grinnage (Ron Updyke), Ruth McDevitt (Edith Cowels), John Myhers (James Talbot), Jeanne Cooper (Dr. Kline), Bill Mims (Officer Hale)
  • With: Robert Do Qui (Park Policeman), Dick Patterson (Stephan Wald), Stanley Adams (Bartender), Bill Welsh (T.V. Announcer)
  • Teleplay By: Donn Mullally
  • Story By: Tim Maschler
  • Directed By: Allen Baron
  • Ep: 8
  • Bad Medicine
  • Guest Stars: Ramon Bieri (Captain Joe Baker), Richard Kiel (The Diablero), Alice Ghostley (Dr. Agnes Temple), Victor Jory (Charles Rolling Thunder)
  • Co-Starring: Jack Grinnage (Ron Updyke), David Lewis (Auctioneer), Marvin Kaplan (Delgado), Ruth McDevitt (Emily Cowles)
  • With: James Griffith (Schwartz), Dennis McCarthy (Ballistics Man), Morris Buchanan (Guard), Keith Walker (1st Reporter), Madilyn Clark (Hostess)
  • Written By: L. Ford Neale & John Huff
  • Directed By: Alex Grasshoff
  • Ep: 9
  • The Spanish Moss Murders
  • Guest Stars: Keenan Wynn (Captain Joe "Mad Dog" Siska), Severn Darden (Dr. Aaron Pollack), Randy Boone (Jean the Fiddler), Johnny Silver (Pepe LaRue / Morris Shapiro)
  • Co-Starring: Jack Grinnage (Ron Updyke), Ruth McDevitt (Emily Cowles), Ned Glass (Superintendent), Richard Kiel (The Monster)
  • With: Virginia Gregg (Dr. Hollenbeck), Brian Avery (Record Producer), Maurice Marsac (Henri Villon), Elisabeth Brooks (Lab Assistant), Donald Mantooth (Sleep Subject)
  • Teleplay By: Al Friedman & David Chase
  • Story By: Al Friedman
  • Directed By: Gordon Hessler
  • Ep: 10
  • The Energy Eater
  • Guest Stars: William Smith (Jim Elkhorn), Elaine Giftos (Nurse Janice Eisen), Tom Drake (Don Kibbey), Michael Strong (Walter Green), Robert Yuro (Captain Webster), Joyce Jillson (Diana Lanier)
  • Co-Starring: Jack Grinnage (Ron Updyke), Ruth McDevitt (Emily Cowles), John Alvin (Dr. Carrie), Robert Cornthwaite (Dr. Hartfield), Michael Fox (Frank Wesley)
  • With: Melissa Greene (1st Girl), Dianne Harper (2nd Girl), John Mitchum (Janitor), Barbara Graham (Laurie), Ella Edwards (Receptionist)
  • Teleplay By: Arthur Rowe & Rudolph Borchert
  • Story By: Arthur Rowe
  • Directed By: Alex Grasshoff
  • Ep: 11
  • Horror in the Heights
  • Guest Stars: Phil Silvers (Harry Starman), Murray Matheson (Lane Merriott), Abraham Sofaer (Elderly Hindu), Benny Rubin (Julius "Buck" Fineman), Shelly Novack (Officer York), Barry Gordon (Barry the Waiter)
  • Co-Starring: Jack Grinnage (Ron Updyke), Ruth McDevitt (Emily Cowles), Ned Glass (Jo), Jim Goodwin (Frank Rivas)
  • With: Eric Server (Officer Boxman), John Bleifer (Charlie), Herb Vigran (Mr. Goldstein), Naomi Stevens (Mrs. Goldstein), Robert Karnes (Officer Thomas)
  • Written By: Jimmy Sangster
  • Directed By: Michael T. Caffey
  • Ep: 12
  • Mr. R.I.N.G.
  • Guest Stars: Julie Adams (Mrs. Avery Walker), Corinne Michaels (Leslie Dwyer), Bert Freed (Captain Akins), Donald Barry (Tyrell Security Guard)
  • Co-Starring: Jack Grinnage (Ron Updyke), Ruth McDevitt (Emily Cowles), Henry Beckman (Senator Stephens), Robert Easton (Bernard Carmichael)
  • With: Maidie Norman (Librarian), Bruce Powers (Peters), Vince Howard (Policeman), Read Morgan (Man), Craig Baxley (Mr. R.I.N.G.), Gail Bonney (Barham)
  • Written By: L. Ford Neale & John Huff
  • Directed By: Gene Levitt
  • Ep: 13
  • Primal Scream
  • Guest Stars: John Marley (Captain Maurice Molnar), Pat Harrington (Thomas Kitzmiller), Katharine Woodville (Dr. Helen Lynch), Jamie Farr (Jack Burton)
  • Co-Starring: Jack Grinnage (Ron Updyke), Barbara Rhoades (The Secretary), Jeannie Bell (Rosetta), Lindsay Workman (Dr. Fisk)
  • With: Regis Cordic (Dr. Peel), Byron Morrow (Dr. Cowan), Vince Howard (Policeman), Sandra Gould (Landlady), Al Checco (Nils)
  • Written By: Bill S. Ballinger & David Chase
  • Directed By: Robert Scheerer
  • Ep: 14
  • The Trevi Collection
  • Guest Stars: Nina Foch (Madame Trevi), Marvin Miller (Lecturer), Bernard Kopell (Doctor), Lara Parker (Madelaine)
  • Co-Starring: Jack Grinnage (Ron Updyke), Ruth McDevitt (Emily Cowles), Richard Bakalyn (The 1st Killer), Doug Fowley (The Super), Priscilla Morrill (Griselda), Henry Brandon (The Man)
  • With: Henry Slate (2nd Killer), Peter Leeds (Photographer), Beverly Gill (Melody), Dennis McCarthy (The Figure), Diane Quick (Ariel)
  • Written By: Rudolph Borchert
  • Directed By: Don Weis
  • Ep: 15
  • Chopper
  • Guest Stars: Larry Linville (Captain Jonas), Arthur Metrano (Henry Barlow "Suds" Spake), Sharon Farrell (Lila Morton), Frank Aletter (Norman Kahill), Jay Robinson (Professor Eli Strig), Jesse White (1st Watchman)
  • Special Guest Star: Jim Backus (Herb Bresson)
  • Co-Starring: Jack Grinnage (Ron Updyke), Ruth McDevitt (Emily Cowles), Steve Franken (Neil), Joey Aresco (Electric Larry)
  • With: Jimmy Murphy (Beaner), Jack Bernardi (Otto), Jim Malinda (Snow White), Brunetta Barnett (Nurse)
  • Teleplay By: Steve Fisher & David Chase
  • Story By: Robert Zemeckis & Bob Gale
  • Directed By: Bruce Kessler
  • Ep: 16
  • Demon in Lace
  • Guest Stars: Keenan Wynn (Captain Joe "Mad Dog" Siska), Jackie Vernon (Coach Toomey), Kristina Holland (Rosalind Winters), Carolyn Jones (Registrar)
  • Special Guest Star: Andrew Prine (Professor C. Evan Spate)
  • Co-Starring: Jack Grinnage (Ron Updyke), Ruth McDevitt (Emily Cowles), Carmen Zapata (Spanish Woman), Maria Grimm (Maria Vanegas), Ben Masters (Mike Thompson), Milton Parsons (Mozart), John Elrick (Mark Hansen)
  • With: Davis Roberts (Coroner), Donald Mantooth (Tim Brennan), Hunter Von Leer (Don Rhiner), Margaret Impert (Betty), Iris Edwards (The Girl)
  • Teleplay By: Stephen Lord & Michael Kozoll & David Chase
  • Story By: Stephen Lord
  • Directed By: Don Weis
  • Ep: 17
  • Legacy of Terror
  • Guest Stars: Ramon Bieri (Captain Webster), Pippa Scott (Tillie Jones), Sorrell Brooke (Mr. Eddy), Victor Campos (Professor Jamie Rodriguez)
  • Co-Starring: Jack Grinnage (Ron Updyke), Erik Estrada (Pepe Torres), Carlos Romero (George Andrews), Udana Power (Captain Timmins), Sondra Currie (Vicky), Cal Bartlett (Officer Lyons)
  • With: Ernesto Macias (Andrew Gomez), Robert Casper (Professor Jones), Mina Vasquez (Rita Torres), Dorrie Thomson (Lona), Merrie Lynn Ross (Nina), Scott Douglas (Major Taylor)
  • Written By: Arthur Rowe
  • Directed By: Don McDougall
  • Ep: 18
  • The Knightly Murders
  • Guest Stars: John Dehner (Captain Vernon Rausch), Hans Conried (Mendel Boggs), Robert Emhardt (Ralph Danvers), Jeff Donnell (Maura)
  • Co-Starring: Jack Grinnage (Ron Updyke), Shug Fisher (Pop Stenvold), Lieux Dressler (Minerva Musso), Bryan O'Byrne (Charles the Butler), Sidney Clute (Bruce Krause)
  • With: Gregg Palmer (Sergeant Buxbaum), Ed McCready (1st Reporter), Alyscia Maxwell (Freshman Reporter), Jim Drum (Leo J. Ramutka), Don Carter (Lester Nash)
  • Teleplay By: Michael Kozoll & David Chase
  • Story By: Paul Magistretti
  • Directed By: Vincent McEveety
  • Ep: 19
  • The Youth Killer
  • Guest Stars: Cathy Lee Crosby (Helen), Dwayne Hickman (Sergeant Orkin), Kathleen Freeman (Bella Sarkof), Demosthenes (Kaz)
  • Co-Starring: Jack Grinnage (Ron Updyke), Ruth McDevitt (Emily Cowles), John Fiedler (Gordy), Eddie Firestone (Conventioneer), Michael Richardson (Mervin), Penny Santon (Mother), James Murtaugh (Manager)
  • With: James Ingersoll (1st Young Man), Reb Brown (2nd Young Man), Joss White (Secretary)
  • Written By: Rudolph Borchert
  • Directed By: Don McDougall
  • Ep: 20
  • The Sentry
  • Guest Stars: Kathie Browne (Lieutenant Irene Lamont), Albert Paulsen (Dr. James Verhyden), John Hoyt (Dr. Beckwith), Frank Marth (Colonel Brody)
  • Special Guest Star: Tom Bosley (Jack Flaherty)
  • Co-Starring: Cliff Norton (Arnie Wisemore), Frank Campanella (Ted Chapman), Margaret Avery (Ruth Van Galen)
  • With: Lew Brown (1st Detective), Keith Walker (1st Reporter), Bill Deiz (2nd Reporter), Greg Finley (Dr. Phillips), Tom Moses (Dr. Gordon)
  • Written By: L. Ford Neale & John Huff
  • Directed By: Seymour Robbie
  • Ep:
  • The Get of Belial
  • Written By: Donn Mullalhy
  • Note: Later published in the "Kolchak: the Night Stalker" comic book series
  • Ep:
  • Eve of Terror
  • Written By: Stephen Lord & Michael Kozoll


Season One
Darren McGavin ...................... Carl Kolchak
Simon Oakland ...................... Tony Vincenzo