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The Cream of the Jest

An alcoholic has-been actor tries to blackmail a producer into casting him in a new play.

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  • Originally Aired March 10, 1957
  • Runtime 25 minutes
  • Content Rating United States of America TV-14
  • Network CBS
  • On Other Sites IMDB
Name Type Role
Sarett Rudley Writer
Fredric Brown Writer
Claude Rains Guest Star
James Gregory Guest Star
Paul Picerni Guest Star
Don Garrett Guest Star
Joan Banks Guest Star
Carol Shannon Guest Star
Johnny Silver Guest Star
Thomas Martin Guest Star
Herschel Daugherty Director