Action in the Afternoon
What do you know about
Action in the
Your Answers" at the end of the quiz.
1) Action in the
Afternoon is an American western television series that
aired live on CBS from February 2, 1953 to January 29, 1954.
2) The series originated
from the studios and back lot of WCAU-TV, Channel 10. Where is
New York City
3) Action in
the Afternoon was broadcast Monday through
Friday regardless of the weather.
4) What was the shows run
5) The story is set in what
6) Action in the
Afternoon is the only live outdoor western ever to appear
on network television in the United States. Other live westerns
existed, however Action in the Afternoon was the only
one that did not include prerecorded film segments in the
7) If things moved along too
fast, or actors needed time to move between the indoor and
outdoor sets, the time would be filled by Jack Valentine
singing. What was the group he sang with?
The Dick Clark Singers
The Bill Palmer Band
The Tommy Ferguson Trio
The Rose Delights
8) Because the program was
live and outdoors, music director made every effort to hide the
sounds of the world beyond the back lot. Who was the music
9) Opening theme is Billy
the Kid (Ballet Suite). Who wrote the opening theme?
10) Who was NOT
a cast member?
Rex Allen, Jr.
Mary Elaine Watts