Have Gun – Will Travel

Have Gun – Will Travel is an American Western television series that aired on CBS from 1957 through 1963. It was rated number three or number four in the Nielsen ratings every year of its first four seasons. It was one of the few television shows to spawn a successful radio version. The radio series debuted November 23, 1958. The television show is presently shown on the Encore-Western channel. Have Gun – Will Travel was created by Sam Rolfe and Herb Meadow and produced by Frank Pierson, Don Ingalls, Robert Sparks, and Julian Claman. There were 225 episodes of the TV series, 24 written by Gene Roddenberry. Other contributors included Bruce Geller, Harry Julian Fink, Don Brinkley and Irving Wallace. Andrew McLaglen directed 101 episodes and 19 were directed by series star Richard Boone.

TitleHave Gun – Will Travel
First Air DateSeptember 14th, 1957
Last Air DateApril 20th, 1963
GenresWestern, Action & Adventure
NetworkCBS
Production CompaniesFilmaster Productions, Columbia Broadcasting System (CBS)
ProducerSam Rolfe
Number of Seasons6 Seasons
Number of Episodes225 Episodes
Plot Keywordswild west, gunfighter, post civil war, 19th century
Richard Boone
Richard Boone
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