Ask AP: Perry Mason

Celebrities, Celebrity Q&A, People
on January 27, 2011

I remember watching Perry Mason as a child with my grandfather. How many seasons were there of the TV series?
¬óPatty Howe, Haines, Ore.

The legal drama, starring Raymond Burr as author-creator Erle Stanley Gardner’s famous defense attorney, ran for nine seasons and 271 episodes from 1957 to 1966. Also starring were Barbara Hale, William Hopper and William Talman. Between 1985 and 1993, Burr also starred as Mason in 26 made-for-TV movies.