The Man and also the challenge is a 36-segment half-hour television adventure/science fiction collection which ran new episodes top top NBC native September 12, 1959, to June 11, 1960. That starred George Nader as Dr. Glen Barton, a research scientist because that the institute of human Factors, an agency that performed experiments designed to measure human being endurance for the United states government. The collection was produced by Ivan Tors.

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Nader\"s costars had Jack Ging together Dan Wright, Michael Masters together Bill Locke, the Canadian-born Joyce Meadows as Lynn Allen, and Michael Keith together Matt Adams. The episodes concentrated on assorted individuals setting world records of strength, endurance, and mastery of various daunting skills.

The program likewise featured appearances through Bethel Leslie as Eleanor Beck in \"The beforehand Warning\", Ted Knight, as Dr. Herter in the illustration \"Daredevils\", and also Raymond Bailey, in the duty of Dr. Kramer on the series opener \"The ball of No Return\". Joining article in the segment was Paul Burke.

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1959 | 36 illustration

Season 1 the The Man and the challenge premiered on September 12, 1959.

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