Perry Mason

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Perry Mason is an American fictional character, a criminal defense lawyer who is the main character in works of detective fiction written by Erle Stanley Gardner.wikipedia
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Perry Mason is an American fictional character, a criminal defense lawyer who is the main character in works of detective fiction written by Erle Stanley Gardner.
He is best known for the Perry Mason series of detective stories, but he wrote numerous other novels and shorter pieces and also a series of nonfiction books, mostly narrations of his travels through Baja California and other regions in Mexico.

Perry Mason (TV series)

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These were followed by its best-known adaptation, the CBS television series Perry Mason (1957–66) starring Raymond Burr.
The title character, portrayed by Raymond Burr, is a fictional Los Angeles criminal-defense lawyer who originally appeared in detective fiction by Erle Stanley Gardner.

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These were followed by its best-known adaptation, the CBS television series Perry Mason (1957–66) starring Raymond Burr.
He won Emmy Awards for acting in 1959 and 1961 for the role of Perry Mason, which he played for nine seasons (1957–66) and reprised in a series of 26 Perry Mason TV movies (1985–93).

Perry Mason (TV film series)

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A second television series, The New Perry Mason starring Monte Markham, ran from 1973 to 1974; and 30 Perry Mason television films ran from 1985 to 1995, with Burr reprising the role of Mason in 26 of them prior to his death in 1993.
A series of 30 Perry Mason television films aired on NBC from 1985 to 1995 as sequels to the CBS TV series Perry Mason.

The New Perry Mason

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A second television series, The New Perry Mason starring Monte Markham, ran from 1973 to 1974; and 30 Perry Mason television films ran from 1985 to 1995, with Burr reprising the role of Mason in 26 of them prior to his death in 1993.

Della Street

Della Street is Mason's only evident (though not sharply delineated) romantic interest.
Della Street is the fictional secretary of Perry Mason in the long-running series of novels, short stories, films, and radio and television programs featuring the fictional defense attorney created by Erle Stanley Gardner.

Perry Mason (radio series)

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The character of Perry Mason was adapted for motion pictures and a long-running radio series.

Paul Drake (character)

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Mason has a professional relationship with Paul Drake.
He is friend and right-hand man to Mason, a highly successful criminal defense lawyer in Los Angeles.

Detective fiction

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Perry Mason is an American fictional character, a criminal defense lawyer who is the main character in works of detective fiction written by Erle Stanley Gardner.
Erle Stanley Gardner popularized the courtroom novel in the 20th century with his Perry Mason series.

Hamilton Burger

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In The Case of the Caretaker's Cat (1935), his principal antagonist, District Attorney Hamilton Burger, says: "You're a better detective than you are a lawyer. When you turn your mind to the solution of a crime, you ferret out the truth."
Hamilton Burger is the fictional Los Angeles County District Attorney (D.A.) in the long-running series of novels, films, and radio and television programs featuring Perry Mason, the fictional defense attorney created by Erle Stanley Gardner.

The Case of the Howling Dog

This was the first in a series of four films in which William played Perry Mason.

The Case of the Curious Bride

The Case of the Curious Bride is a 1935 mystery film, the second in a series of four starring Warren William as Perry Mason, following The Case of the Howling Dog.

The Case of the Lucky Legs

The Case of the Lucky Legs is a 1935 mystery film, the third in a series of Perry Mason films starring Warren William as the famed lawyer.

The Case of the Velvet Claws

The Case of the Velvet Claws is a 1936 mystery film, based on the first Perry Mason novel by Erle Stanley Gardner and featuring the fourth and final appearance of Warren William as defense attorney Mason.

Warren William

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He developed a reputation for portraying ruthless, amoral businessmen (Under 18, Skyscraper Souls, The Match King, Employees Entrance), crafty lawyers (The Mouthpiece, Perry Mason), and outright charlatans (The Mind Reader).

Donald Woods (actor)

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His screen career was spent mostly in B movies, for example as lawyer Perry Mason in the 1937 film The Case of the Stuttering Bishop.

The Case of the Black Cat

The film stars Ricardo Cortez as Perry Mason, and co-stars June Travis and Jane Bryan.

Claire Dodd

She twice played secretary Della Street to Warren William's Perry Mason, in The Case of the Curious Bride (1935), and The Case of the Velvet Claws (1936).

The Case of the Stuttering Bishop

It stars Donald Woods as Perry Mason and Ann Dvorak as Della Street, his secretary.

Ricardo Cortez

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In 1936, Cortez replaced Warren William as Perry Mason in The Case of the Black Cat.

Genevieve Tobin

She played secretary Della Street to Warren William's Perry Mason in The Case of the Lucky Legs (1935).

Granny Get Your Gun

The 1940 Warner Bros. film, Granny Get Your Gun, was loosely based on the 1937 Perry Mason novel The Case of the Dangerous Dowager.
It is based primarily on supporting characters found in the Perry Mason novel The Case of the Dangerous Dowager.

The Edge of Night

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The general theme of the radio serial was continued, with a different title and characters, as The Edge of Night.
Karr was portrayed by three actors: John Larkin (radio's Perry Mason ), Laurence Hugo, and Forrest Compton.

Ann Dvorak

She appeared as secretary Della Street to Donald Woods' Perry Mason in The Case of the Stuttering Bishop (1937).

June Travis

Also in 1936, she portrayed secretary Della Street to Perry Mason as played by Ricardo Cortez in The Case of the Black Cat.