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Route 66 (CBS 1960-1963 with Martin Milner and George Maharis)

USA / CBS – Screen Gems – Columbia / 116×60 minute episodes / Broadcast 1960 – 1963 black and white

Executive Producer: Herbert B. Leonard / Theme Music: Nelson Riddle / Producers: Jerry Thomas, Sam Manners

Drama series. Two young friends travel the 2200 Route 66 Highway from Chicago – Los Angeles having adventures on the way.

Some big name directors worked on the show, including Sam Peckinpah, Robert Altman and Richard Donner.

cast
MARTIN MILNER as Tod Stiles
GEORGE MAHARIS as Buzz Murdoch
GLENN CORBETT as Linc Case