Alcoa Hour

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Jerome Cowan

Joanne Woodward

James Daly

Madge Evans

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A series of dramas featuring name guests and well-written and directed stories. "The Alcoa Hour" began during the eighth season of the "Philco Television Playhouse" (which ran singularly from October 3, 1948, through October 7, 1951) then began alternating with "The Goodyear Theater" (from October 14, 1951, through October 9, 1955). On October 16, 1955, "The Alcoa Hour" made its first appearance and by February 19, 1956, it had displaced "The Philco Television Playhouse." It alternated with "The Goodyear Theater" until September 29, 1957.

On October 30, 1957, "The Alcoa/Goodyear Theater" became a half-hour series called "A Turn of Fate" and which ran for thirty episodes until June 30, 1... Full Summary >>