Podcast #106 Big Town
Summary: Big town was a TV Series, Movie Series, Comic Book Series, and old time radio series. The radio program aired from October 19, 1937, to June 25, 1952 and on TV from 1950 - 1954. Edward G. Robinson had the lead role of Steve Wilson, crusading editor of the Illustrated Press, from 1937 to 1942. Claire Trevor was Wilson's society editor sidekick with Ona Munson taking over that role in 1940. Edward J. Pawley portrayed Steve Wilson from 1943 until 1952 when Walter Greaza was heard as Wilson in the final episodes.The Four movies based on the radio series were I Cover Big Town (1947), Big Town (1947), Big Town After Dark (1947), and Big Town Scandal (1948). Check out Big Town, After Dark Below.