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Herbert Purdom (1921–1993)

Writer | Producer
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KNOWN FOR 
Huckleberry Finn and His Friends (1980) | El Alaméin (1953) | Boston Blackie (1951-1953)
AKA 
Herb Perdum | Herbert R. Purdom | Herb Purdom | Herbert R. Purdum | Herbert Purdum | Herb Purdum  Less
BORN 
Aug 4, 1921 (died Apr 16, 1993)

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Past Film & Video (3 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
Past Television (30 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for Huckleberry Finn and His FriendsHuckleberry Finn and His Friends (TV Series) Associate Producer (26 episodes, 1980), Writer (from a story by) (24 episodes, 1980), Writer (teleplay) (9 episodes, 1980)  Less 1980 26
    • The Whole Truth (Jun 24, 1980) Associate Producer (as Herb Purdum), Writer (from a story by) (as Herb Purdum), Writer (teleplay) (as Herb Purdum)  Less
    • The Rescue (Jun 17, 1980) Associate Producer (as Herb Purdum), Writer (from a story by) (as Herb Purdum), Writer (teleplay) (as Herb Purdum)  Less
    • Huck Sawyer-Tom Finn (Jun 10, 1980) Associate Producer (as Herb Purdum), Writer (from a story by) (as Herb Purdum), Writer (teleplay) (as Herb Purdum)  Less
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  • Primary photo for Emergency!Emergency! (TV Series) Writer (1 episode, 1972)  Less 1972 1
    • Saddled (Oct 21, 1972) Writer (as Herb Purdum)  Less
  • Primary photo for O'Hara, U.S. TreasuryO'Hara, U.S. Treasury (TV Series) Writer (1 episode, 1971)  Less 1971 1
  • Primary photo for Adam-12Adam-12 (TV Series) Writer (2 episodes, 1971)  Less 1971 2
    • Ambush (Nov 10, 1971) Writer (as Herb Purdum)  Less
    • The Grandmothers (Sep 29, 1971) Writer (as Herb Purdum)  Less
  • Primary photo for Death Valley DaysDeath Valley Days (TV Series) Writer (4 episodes, 1966–1969), Writer (2 episodes, 1970), Writer (1 episode, 1968), Writer (teleplay) (1 episode, 1970)  Less 1966–1970 8
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  • Primary photo for LancerLancer (TV Series) Writer (1 episode, 1970)  Less 1970 1
  • Primary photo for Surfside 6Surfside 6 (TV Series) Writer (teleplay) (1 episode, 1962)  Less 1962 1
    • Green Bay Riddle (Apr 23, 1962) Writer (teleplay) (as Herb Purdum)  Less
  • Primary photo for The DeputyThe Deputy (TV Series) Writer (4 episodes, 1960–1961), Writer (teleplay by) (3 episodes, 1959–1960)  Less 1959–1961 7
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  • Primary photo for Route 66Route 66 (TV Series) Writer (story) (1 episode, 1961)  Less 1961 1
    • The Newborn (May 5, 1961) Writer (story) (as Herb Purdum)  Less
  • Primary photo for Lock UpLock Up (TV Series) Writer (1 episode, 1960)  Less 1960 1
  • Primary photo for RawhideRawhide (TV Series) Writer (story) (1 episode, 1959), Writer (1 episode, 1959)  Less 1959 2
  • Primary photo for Broken ArrowBroken Arrow (TV Series) Writer (4 episodes, 1958), Writer (teleplay) (3 episodes, 1958)  Less 1958 7
    • Jeopardy (Jun 17, 1958) Writer (as Herbert R. Purdom)  Less
    • The Outlaw (Jun 10, 1958) Writer (as Herbert R. Purdom)  Less
    • Backlash (May 27, 1958) Writer (as Herbert R. Purdom)  Less
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  • Primary photo for Man Without a GunMan Without a Gun (TV Series) Writer (teleplay) (1 episode, 1958)  Less 1958 1
    • Aftermath (May 26, 1958) Writer (teleplay) (as Herbert R. Purdom)  Less
  • Primary photo for White HunterWhite Hunter (TV Series) Writer (3 episodes, 1957–1958)  Less 1957–1958 3
  • Primary photo for The Sheriff of CochiseThe Sheriff of Cochise (TV Series) Writer (teleplay) (1 episode, 1957)  Less 1957 1
    • Range Land Feud (Oct 7, 1957) Writer (teleplay) (as Herb Purdom)  Less
  • Primary photo for CrossroadsCrossroads (TV Series) Writer (teleplay) (8 episodes, 1955–1956), Writer (3 episodes, 1956), Writer (1 episode, 1957), Writer (1 episode, 1956)  Less 1955–1957 13
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  • Primary photo for The Lone RangerThe Lone Ranger (TV Series) Writer (1 episode, 1957), Writer (from a story by) (1 episode, 1957), Writer (teleplay) (1 episode, 1957)  Less 1957 2
    • A Harp for Hannah (Jan 31, 1957) Writer (as Herb Purdum)  Less
    • Avenger (Jan 10, 1957) Writer (from a story by) (as Herbert Purdum), Writer (teleplay) (as Herbert Purdum)  Less
  • Primary photo for The New Adventures of Charlie ChanThe New Adventures of Charlie Chan (TV Series) Writer (story) (1 episode, 1957)  Less 1957 1
  • Primary photo for Jungle JimJungle Jim (TV Series) Writer (story) (1 episode, 1956)  Less 1956 1
  • Primary photo for Adventures of the FalconAdventures of the Falcon (TV Series) Writer (4 episodes, 1954–1955), Writer (1 episode, 1954), Writer (teleplay) (1 episode, 1954)  Less 1954–1955 6
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  • Primary photo for Sheena: Queen of the JungleSheena: Queen of the Jungle (TV Series) Writer (1 episode, 1955)  Less 1955 1
  • Primary photo for The Lone WolfThe Lone Wolf (TV Series) Writer (teleplay by) (1 episode, 1955), Writer (1 episode)  Less 1955 2
  • Primary photo for Mr. & Mrs. NorthMr. & Mrs. North (TV Series) Writer (4 episodes, 1953–1954), Writer (1 episode, 1953)  Less 1953–1954 5
    • Climax (May 25, 1954) Writer (as Herbert Purdum)  Less
    • Model for Murder (Apr 13, 1954) Writer (as Herbert Purdum)  Less
    • The Ungrateful Killer (Mar 2, 1954) Writer (as Herbert Purdum)  Less
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  • Primary photo for Biff Baker, U.S.A.Biff Baker, U.S.A. (TV Series) Writer (1 episode, 1954)  Less 1954 1
  • Primary photo for The New Adventures of China SmithThe New Adventures of China Smith (TV Series) Writer (story) (1 episode, 1954), Writer (teleplay) (1 episode, 1954)  Less 1954 1
    • The Bible of Mr. Quaile (1954) Writer (story) (as Herb Purdom), Writer (teleplay) (as Herb Purdom)  Less
  • Primary photo for General Electric TheaterGeneral Electric Theater (TV Series) Writer (teleplay) (1 episode, 1953)  Less 1953 1
  • Primary photo for Boston BlackieBoston Blackie (TV Series) Writer (9 episodes, 1951–1953), Writer (original screenplay by) (2 episodes, 1951), Writer (original screenplay) (1 episode, 1951), Writer (original story by) (1 episode, 1952)  Less 1951–1953 13
    • The Alibi (Feb 27, 1953) Writer (as Herbert Purdum)  Less
    • Queen of Thieves (Dec 5, 1952) Writer (original story by) (as Herbert Purdum)  Less
    • Death Trap (Oct 31, 1952) Writer (as Herbert Purdum)  Less
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  • Primary photo for Gang BustersGang Busters (TV Series) Writer (1 episode, 1952)  Less 1952 1
  • Primary photo for The Cisco KidThe Cisco Kid (TV Series) Writer (original screenplay) (1 episode, 1952)  Less 1952 1
    • Robber Crow (Jan 15, 1952) Writer (original screenplay) (as Herbert Purdum)  Less
  • Primary photo for Front Page DetectiveFront Page Detective (TV Series) Writer (1 episode, 1951)  Less 1951 1

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