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Perry Mason

Chapter One (Season 1, Episode 1)
TV-MA
TV Episode | 58 min | Crime, Drama

Perry Mason and Pete Strickland are hired by an attorney to solve a perplexing case: the brutal kidnapping of a one-year-old whose parents were targeted for a $100,000 ransom.
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Director
Timothy Van Patten (as Tim Van Patten)
Writers
Rolin Jones (teleplay by) (created by) | Ron Fitzgerald (teleplay by) (created by) | Erle Stanley Gardner (based on the characters created by) | Eleanor Burgess (staff writer) & 2 more
Cinematographer
Production Designer
John P. Goldsmith (as John Goldsmith)
Status
Edit Released
Updated Jun 21, 2020

Release date
Jun 21, 2020 (United States)

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Matthew Rhys
Perry Mason Perry Mason   See fewer
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Juliet Rylance
Della Street Della Street   See fewer
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Chris Chalk
Paul Drake (credit only) Paul Drake (credit only)   See fewer
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Shea Whigham
Pete Strickland Pete Strickland   See fewer
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Tatiana Maslany
Sister Alice McKeegan (credit only) Sister Alice McKeegan (credit only)   See fewer
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John Lithgow
Elias Birchard 'E.B.' Jonathan Elias Birchard 'E.B.' Jonathan   See fewer
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Gayle Rankin
Emily Dodson Emily Dodson   See fewer
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Veronica Falcón
Lupe Gibbs Lupe Gibbs   See fewer
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Robert Patrick
Herman Baggerly Herman Baggerly   See fewer
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Jefferson Mays
Virgil Sheets Virgil Sheets   See fewer
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Eric Lange
Detective Holcomb Detective Holcomb   See fewer
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Andrew Howard
Detective Ennis Detective Ennis   See fewer
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Nate Corddry
Matthew Dodson Matthew Dodson   See fewer
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Hemky Madera
Rigoberto Rigoberto   See fewer
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Matt Malloy
Frank Dillon Frank Dillon   See fewer
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Aaron Stanford
George Gannon aka Pinky Ring George Gannon aka Pinky Ring   See fewer
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Velma 'Red' Fuller Velma 'Red' Fuller   See fewer
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Matt Lasky
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Mike O'Gorman
Walt LeBaron Walt LeBaron   See fewer
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Tim Ransom
Fenton Bostwick Fenton Bostwick   See fewer
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Gretchen Mol
Linda (voice) Linda (voice)   See fewer
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David Atkinson
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Dave Beaudrie
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Luke Carlsen
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Chubby Carmichael Chubby Carmichael   See fewer
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Hugh B. Holub
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Julian Hammersmith Julian Hammersmith   See fewer
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Ramon Cortez Ramon Cortez   See fewer
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Head Usher (uncredited) Head Usher (uncredited)   See fewer
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Medic (uncredited) Medic (uncredited)   See fewer
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Policeman (uncredited) Policeman (uncredited)   See fewer
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7.4 / 10 | 1,341 votes