About the TV Show
san francisco, california private investigator detective agency
First Air Date: September 17, 1960
|First Aired on||:||1960|
|Created By||:||Eric Ambler|
|Seasons/Episodes||:||69 episodes in 2 Seasons|
Checkmate is an American detective television series starring Anthony George, Sebastian Cabot, and Doug McClure. The show aired on CBS Television from 1960 to 1962 for a total of 70 episodes and was produced by Jack Benny's production company, "JaMco Productions" in co-operation with Revue Studios. Guest stars included Charles Laughton, Peter Lorre, and Lee Marvin, among many other commensurately prominent performers.