Dick Tracy

Dick Tracy was a very violent live action Police Drama on ABC TV. Tracy was a tough and intelligent police detective created by Chester Gould who was played by Ralph Byrd.. The strip made its debut on October 4, 1931 in the Detroit Mirror. It was distributed by the Chicago Tribune New York News Syndicate. Gould wrote and drew the strip until 1977. Since that time, various artists and writers have continued the strip, which still runs in newspapers today. Dick Tracy has also been the hero in a number of films, notably one in which Warren Beatty played the crime fighter in 1990.

Show Info

Airs on: United States ABC (1950 - 1952)
Schedule: Tuesdays at 20:00 (30 min)
Status: Ended
Show Type: Scripted

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Previous Episodes

Episode NameAirdateTrailer
2x21: The Case of the Dangerous DollarsFeb 6, 1952
2x20: The Teen MobJan 30, 1952
2x19: Dick Tracy & the Big FrostJan 23, 1952
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