Dragnet (1951–1959)

TV Series   |    |  Crime, Drama, Mystery

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Sgt. Joe Friday and his partners methodically investigate crimes in Los Angeles.



  • Jack Webb "Dragnet"(c.1957) 0068-0201
  • Dragnet (1951)
  • Jack Webb Reading script on set, 1953. "Dragnet" 0068-1012
  • "Dragnet" Jack Webb circa 1967
  • "Dragnet" Jack Webb, Mickey Sholdar circa 1967
  • Dragnet (1951)

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Jack Webb

Did You Know?


Jack Webb gained some initial production time when Chesterfield cigarettes agreed to finance an anthology series titled Chesterfield Presents (1952) (aka "Dramatic Mystery") that alternated with "Dragnet" in early 1952. This provided the time needed to work through the sudden death of Barton Yarborough... ...


Announcer: Ladies and gentlemen, the story you are about to see is true. The names have been changed to protect the innocent.


Plot Summary


Crime | Drama | Mystery

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