This is a TV anthology series created by its narrator and host Rod Serling. Each episode (156 in this series) is a self-contained fantasy, sci-fi, or horror story, often concluding with an eerie or unexpected twist. One of the unique aspects of The Twilight Zone was that it was originally recorded in black and white.
Last Episode05x36 The Bewitchin' Pool Aired: Jun. 19, 1964
Two children escape their bickering parents by wandering into a world of happiness from the bottom of the swimming pool.
Series Fun Facts
- A comic book version of this series, "hosted" by the artistic image of Rod Serling, ran until 1982 - long after the real Serling had died.
- Ranked #8 in TV Guide's list of the "25 Top Cult Shows Ever!" (30 May 2004 issue).
- Other than series creator, host and narrator Rod Serling, Robert McCord was the only actor to appear in all five seasons. In second place are Jack Klugman, John Anderson, Jon Lormer and
[show]Other than series creator, host and narrator Rod Serling, Robert McCord was the only actor to appear in all five seasons. In second place are Jack Klugman, John Anderson, Jon Lormer and Vaughn Taylor, who each appeared in four seasons. Klugman and Taylor both appeared in the first, third, fourth and fifth seasons, Anderson appeared in the first, second, fourth and fifth seasons and Lormer appeared in the each of the first four seasons.