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Consider Your Verdict is an Australian television series made by Crawford Productions for the Seven Network originally screening from February 1961 through to June 1964. It was based on a radio series with the same name broadcast on 3DB in Melbourne from 1958 to 1960.[1][2]

Consider Your Verdict
Country of originAustralia
No. of seasons4
No. of episodes163
Production
Production location(s)HSV-7, Fitzroy, Victoria
Running time60 minutes
Production company(s)Crawford Productions
Release
Original networkSeven Network
Original releaseFebruary 1961 –
June 1964

ProductionEdit

The television series was recorded at the HSV-7 Fitzroy tele-theatre in Melbourne. There were 163 one-hour episode. The series was also popular in New Zealand.

SynopsisEdit

The series made use of a revolving cast to portray various court cases. The actors were given the details of a given case and instructed to improvise their performances to give the series a more authentic, immediate feel.

AwardsEdit

It won a Logie Award in 1961 for Best Australian Drama Series

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "IT'S A FAMILY VERDICT". The Australian Women's Weekly. National Library of Australia. 4 July 1962. p. 38 Supplement: Television. Retrieved 19 May 2013.
  2. ^ Albert Moran, Moran's Guide to Australian TV Series, AFTRS 1993 p 125

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