Bat Masterson is an American Western television series which showed a fictionalized account of the life of real-life marshal/gambler/dandy Bat Masterson. The title character was played by Gene Barry and the half-hour black-and-white shows ran on NBC from 1958 to 1961. The series was produced by Ziv Television Productions, the company responsible for such hit series as Sea Hunt and Highway Patrol.
Gene Barry and Ann Robinson - War of the Worlds (1953). Ms. Robinson will appear in our upcoming documentary "Monsters, Martians and Mad Scientists: Horror in the Atomic Age." For more information, visit Operator13Productions.com
Gene Barry (June 14, 1919 – December 9, 2009) was an American stage, screen, and television actor. Barry is best remembered for his leading roles in the films The Atomic City (1952) and The War of The Worlds (1953) and for his portrayal of the title character in the TV series Bat Masterson, among many roles.
Al Hirschfeld ~ WNBC-TV4's "Movie 4": Peter Falk and Gene Barry in "Prescription: Murder," Frank Sinatra and Kim Novak in "The Man with the Golden Arm," Anthony Franciosa in "The Deadly Hunt," and Kirk Douglas in "The Last Train from Gun Hill"