Perry Mason is an attorney who specializes in defending seemingly indefensible cases. With the aid of his secretary Della and investigator Paul Drake, he often finds that by digging deeply into the facts, startling things can be revealed and relying on his outstanding courtroom skills, he often tricks or traps people into admitting their guilt.
Last Episode09x30 The Case of the Final Fadeout Aired: May. 22, 1966
Barry Conrad, a nasty individual whose personality has richly endowed him with enemies, finally meets his end. Mason manages to see Jackson Sidemark …
Series Fun Facts
- Actor William Talman was actually fired from the series after a party at which he was a guest was raided by Hollywood police officers. Although he denied any wrongdoing, he was released from…
[show]Actor William Talman was actually fired from the series after a party at which he was a guest was raided by Hollywood police officers. Although he denied any wrongdoing, he was released from the show due to the morals clause in his contract. Although the cast and crew persuaded the network to rehire him, it damaged his acting career. He worked very infrequently as an actor after the incident.
- When Raymond Burr missed several episodes due to illness, he was replaced by several guest attorneys who were played by Bette Davis, Walter Pidgeon, 'Hugh OBrian and Mike Connors.
- Paul Drake also drove a convertible similar to if not the same as a 1949 Lancia Aprilia Pinin Farina Cabriolet; may have been his personally owned vehicle, or someone on the set, i.e., the producer.