Raymond Burr As Perry Mason

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Raymond Burr was a Canadian born actor probably best known for his TV roles in Perry Mason and Ironsides. In 1959 and 1961 he won Emmy Awards for his role as Perry Mason.  For his role in Ironsides he was nominated for the Emmy Awards six times and for the Golden Globe Award twice. Raymond […]

Della Street, The Perfect Secretary

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Beautiful, intelligent, efficient, charming, loyal, well dressed.  These are only a few of the words which could be used to describe Della Street (Barbara Hale).  As you know, Della was confidential secretary to the famous attorney Perry Mason (Raymond Burr) in the TV series “Perry Mason”. During the late 50s and early to mid-60s Della […]

Perry Mason, Attorney Extraordinaire

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Probably the most successful defense attorney on TV to grace a court of law was Perry Mason (Raymond Burr)  Over the course of his career he lost very few of his almost 300 cases.  The original Perry Mason Show played on CBS from 1957 to 1966 and was based on stories by Earl Stanley Gardner. […]