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Profile (TV series)

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Country of origin  Canada
No. of seasons  3
Original network  CBC Television
Final episode date  29 October 1957
Number of seasons  3
Genre  Biographical film
Original language(s)  English
Running time  30 minutes
First episode date  16 June 1955
Network  CBC Television
Presented by  Percy Saltzman (1955)
Language  English
Producer(s)  Cliff Solway Vincent Tovell

Profile is a Canadian biographical television series which aired on CBC Television from 1955 to 1957.

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Premise

The series featured biographical documentaries on such Canadian and international personalities as Thérèse Casgrain, Moses Coady, Robert Frost, Billy Graham, A. Y. Jackson, Paul-Émile Léger, Arthur Lismer, Seán O'Casey, Bertrand Russell, Vilhjalmur Stefansson, Edward Steichen, Paul Tillich and Arnold Toynbee. The intent was for the interviews to be conducted at the subjects homes, although existing film biographies were used on occasion.

Scheduling

This half-hour series was broadcast for three seasons as follows (times in Eastern):

References

Profile (TV series) Wikipedia


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