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The Twilight Zone

original American TV anthology series from 1959 to 1964

The Twilight Zone

Genre fantasy television and science fiction
Composer Bernard Herrmann
Country of origin United States of America
Number of episodes 156
Number of seasons 5

About The Twilight Zone

The Twilight Zone, created by Rod Serling, is a timeless classic that has captivated audiences for over six decades. The show, which first aired in 1959, explores the unknown and the supernatural, with each episode taking viewers on a journey through the bizarre and the unexpected.

The show's iconic opening sequence, featuring a haunting score and a swirling vortex, sets the tone for what's to come. Each episode is a standalone story, with a twist ending that leaves viewers questioning their own reality.

The Twilight Zone has had a lasting impact on popular culture, inspiring countless imitators and influencing everything from science fiction to horror. Its themes of social commentary and moral ambiguity continue to resonate with audiences today.

The show's legacy is also evident in the numerous remakes and adaptations that have been produced over the years, including a recent revival on CBS All Access.

The Twilight Zone remains a must-watch for fans of science fiction, horror, and classic television. Its enduring popularity is a testament to its timeless appeal and its ability to keep viewers on the edge of their seats.


- "The Twilight Zone: A Complete History of the Classic TV Show" by Marc Scott Zicree

- "The Twilight Zone Companion" by Marc Scott Zicree

- "Rod Serling and The Twilight Zone: The 50th Anniversary Tribute" by Douglas Brode and Carol Serling

Main cast and crew

Cast and crew listed below. See if you can find out who is who from the stats below.


50 years, 6 months, 17 days


50 years, 6 months, 17 days

Born first

25 December 1924

Died first

28 June 1975

Born last

25 December 1924

Died last

28 June 1975

Other cast and crew

Supporting cast and crew listed below. See if you can find out who is who from the stats below.


100 years, 5 months, 24 days


49 years, 12 months, 3 days

Born first

20 March 1903

Died first

29 June 1978

Born last

28 December 1960

Died last

9 October 2022

American actress, comedian and singer Carol Burnett

Carol Burnett

American actress, comedian and singer

American actress  Sally Kellerman

Sally Kellerman

American actress

American voice actress June Foray

June Foray

American voice actress

American actress and author Barbara Barrie

Barbara Barrie

American actress and author

American actress  Julie Newmar

Julie Newmar

American actress

American actress Vera Miles

Vera Miles

American actress

American stand-up comedian Don Rickles

Don Rickles

American stand-up comedian

American actress  Mariette Hartley

Mariette Hartley

American actress

Canadian actress and dancer Ruta Lee

Ruta Lee

Canadian actress and dancer

actress Nancy Kulp

Nancy Kulp


actress Elizabeth Montgomery

Elizabeth Montgomery


American actress Sherry Jackson

Sherry Jackson

American actress

English actor  Donald Pleasence

Donald Pleasence

English actor

American film and television actor James Coburn

James Coburn

American film and television actor

American actor  John Astin

John Astin

American actor

actor, disc jockey Bob Crane

Bob Crane

actor, disc jockey

American actor  Orson Bean

Orson Bean

American actor

American film director  Richard Donner

Richard Donner

American film director

American actor Dabbs Greer

Dabbs Greer

American actor

American actress  Eileen Ryan

Eileen Ryan

American actress

English-American actor Patrick Macnee

Patrick Macnee

English-American actor

British-born American actor Veronica Cartwright

Veronica Cartwright

British-born American actor

American actress Terri Garber

Terri Garber

American actress

American actress  Barbara Perry

Barbara Perry

American actress

American actress Kim Hamilton

Kim Hamilton

American actress

American actor Fredd Wayne

Fredd Wayne

American actor

American actor Martin Milner

Martin Milner

American actor

American actor  Arte Johnson

Arte Johnson

American actor

American actor Jason Wingreen

Jason Wingreen

American actor

actor Edgar Buchanan

Edgar Buchanan


actor Jack Warden

Jack Warden


actress Irene Tedrow

Irene Tedrow


American actor Harold Gould

Harold Gould

American actor

American character actor Jack Albertson

Jack Albertson

American character actor

actress Lois Nettleton

Lois Nettleton


actor, film director  Richard Erdman

Richard Erdman

actor, film director

American actress Norma Connolly

Norma Connolly

American actress

American actress Patricia Breslin

Patricia Breslin

American actress

television and film director Robert Butler

Robert Butler

television and film director

actress Phyllis Kirk

Phyllis Kirk


American writer and actor John Considine

John Considine

American writer and actor

American actor  Josip Elic

Josip Elic

American actor

American writer Ralph Senensky

Ralph Senensky

American writer

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