Rod Serling


The Academy of Television Arts & Sciences Foundation Presents

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George Clayton Johnson on The Twilight Zone episode "Nothing in the Dark"
01:41
John Frankenheimer on directing Rod Serling's "Portrait in Celluloid" episode of Climax!
00:46
Nancy Malone on the Twilight Zone  episode "Stopover in a Quiet Town" and working with Rod Serling
03:48
Jeanne Cooper on her friendship with Rod Serling
03:46
The Twilight Zone associate producer Del Reisman on Rod Serling's personality and work ethic
02:02
Carol Burnett on appearing on the pilot for The Twilight Zone
04:45
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John Astin

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John Astin on directing Night Gallery for Rod Serling
15:39

Richard Bare

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Richard L. Bare on working with Rod Serling on The Twilight Zone
04:37

Dick Berg

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Dick Berg on the first time he saw television and meeting Rod Serling 
04:09
Dick Berg on producing "Slow Fade to Black" for Bob Hope Presents the Chrysler Theater  written by Rod Serling
01:09
Dick Berg on working with Rod Serling on Bob Hope Presents the Chrysler Theater  and his struggle with the networks 
02:32

Shelley Berman

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Shelley Berman on appearing as ALL parts in a Twilight Zone  episode "The Mind and the Matter" and his reaction getting a call from series creator Rod Serling
06:00

Barbara Billingsley

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Barbara Billingsley briefly on her friendship with Rod Serling
01:14

Paul Bogart

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Paul Bogart on Rod Serling
00:12

Carol Burnett

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Carol Burnett on appearing on the pilot for The Twilight Zone
04:45

Robert Butler

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Robert Butler on directing Rod Serling on The Twilight Zone
03:02

Jeanne Cooper

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Jeanne Cooper on her friendship with Rod Serling
03:46

George Faber

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Publicist George Faber on the difficulty of selling The Twilight Zone overseas
04:16

Imero Fiorentino

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Imero Fiorentino on lighting The U.S. Steel Hour at ABC and the people he worked with on the program
01:41

Horton Foote

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Horton Foote on his relationships with various writers including Rod Serling, on Fred Coe's relationship with writers, and on his agent
04:06

John Frankenheimer

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John Frankenheimer on directing an episode of Danger, written by newcomer Rod Serling and starring an unknown actor named Paul Newman
04:43
John Frankenheimer on winning an Emmy with Martin Manulis for Rod Serling's "Portrait in Celluloid" episode of Climax!  
00:29
John Frankenheimer on directing Rod Serling's "Portrait in Celluloid" episode of Climax!
00:46
John Frankenheimer on writers of Playhouse 90
02:42
John Frankenheimer on directing the Emmy-winnig episode of Playhouse 90 "The Comedian" 
06:44

William Froug

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William Froug on getting involved with The Twilight Zone and meeting Rod Serling
01:54
William Froug on working with Rod Serling on The Twilight Zone
01:30
William Froug on Rod Serling being the reason for The Twilight Zone's success; on doing a film with him after JFK died
11:38

Jerry Goldsmith

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Jerry Goldsmith on composing for The Twilight Zone  and working with Rod Serling on various shows
02:49

Earl Hamner, Jr.

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Earl Hamner on entering and winning the Dr. Christian contest along with Rod Serling
04:40
Earl Hamner on writing teleplays for The Twilight Zone
12:22

Martin Hoade

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Martin Hoade on writers he worked with in his career and his disappointment over not having worked with Rod Serling
04:17

Kim Hunter

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Kim Hunter on working with Rod Serling
03:07

George Clayton Johnson

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George Clayton Johnson on writing for The Twilight Zone and meeting Rod Serling
08:21
George Clayton Johnson on the reality of The Twilight Zone and Rod Serling's influences
05:48
George Clayton Johnson on the story behind The Twilight Zone episode "Execution" adapted by Rod Serling
06:50

Russell Johnson

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Russell Johnson on meeting Rod Serling while appearing on The Twilight Zone
00:29

Jack Klugman

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Jack Klugman on working with Martin Manulis and Rod Serling on "The Velvet Alley" on Playhouse 90
01:02
Jack Klugman on appearing on four episodes of The Twilight Zone and working with Rod Serling
04:21

Susan Lacy

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Susan Lacy on the American Masters' on Rod Serling which they framed as a Twilight Zone episode

Perry Lafferty

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Perry Lafferty on directing The Twilight Zone and working with producer Rod Serling
03:25

Nancy Malone

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Nancy Malone on the Twilight Zone  episode "Stopover in a Quiet Town" and working with Rod Serling
03:48

Martin Manulis

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Martin Manulis on Rod Serling writing "Requiem for a Heavyweight" for Playhouse 90
03:54

Bob Markell

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Bob Markell on Rod Serling writing an episode of Studio One about Hollywood
00:08

Richard Matheson

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Twilight Zone writer Richard Matheson on Rod Serling
00:12
Richard Matheson on Rod Serling's complete involvement in The Twilight Zone and Serling's use of the sci-fi/fantasy genre to create "statement" stories
01:19

Paul Monash

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Paul Monash on other writers of Playhouse 90, including Rod Serling
01:27

Tad Mosel

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Tad Mosel on Rod Serling
02:00

Bill Mumy

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Bill Mumy on appearing in the classic Twilight Zone episode "Long Distance Call"
04:40

Bernie Oseransky

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Bernie Oseransky on getting to meet Rod Serling while he was an usher at CBS Studios; on his impressions of Serling
01:25

Del Reisman

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Story Editor Del Reisman on how censorship of Rod Serling's social stories on Playhouse 90 led to his creation of The Twilight Zone, where his social commentary could be masked by graying time and place
01:44
The Twilight Zone associate producer Del Reisman on Rod Serling's personality and work ethic
02:02
The Twilight Zone associate producer Del Reisman on the recurring themes of the series, particularly those of series creator/main writer Rod Serling
01:36
Playhouse 90 story editor and The Twilight Zone associate producer Del Reisman on what he perceived as on-camera overexposure of Rod Serling on television
00:59

John Rich

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John Rich on directing two episodes of The Twilight Zone
02:44

Lee Rich

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Lee Rich on the Lorimar production, The Blue Knight, written by Rod Serling
05:07
Lee Rich on Rod Serling
00:14

Rita Riggs

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Rita Riggs on working with various writers on Playhouse 90, including Rod Serling
01:31

Cliff Robertson

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Cliff Robertson on working with writer Rod Serling and appearing on The Twilight Zone
07:55

Mickey Rooney

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Mickey Rooney on working with Rod Serling
00:23

William Schallert

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William Schallert on working with Rod Serling
00:51

Ralph Senensky

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Ralph Senensky on Rod Serling
02:06

James Sheldon

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James Sheldon on directing The Twilight Zone and occasionally working directly with Rod Serling
00:41

Fred Steiner

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Fred Steiner on composing for The Twilight Zone and working with Rod Serling
00:37

Dick Stiles

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Dick Stiles on creating the Rod Serling sculpture in the Television Academy Plaza
02:03

J. Michael Straczynski

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J. Michael Straczynski on the differences between the original Twilight Zone and the revival, and meeting Rod Serling
03:47

George Takei

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George Takei on meeting Rod Serling
01:00

William Tankersley

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William Tankersley on CBS Standards & Practices' workings with Rod Serling on Playhouse 90 and The Twilight Zone
04:15

Tony Verna

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Tony Verna on directing Monday Night Football
02:21

Ethel Winant

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Ethel Winant on Fred Silverman and Rod Serling
00:42

Jonathan Winters

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Jonathan Winters, who appeared on an episode of The Twilight Zone, on Rod Serling
01:20

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