The Count of Monte Cristo

The Count of Monte Cristo (1956)

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The Count of Monte Cristo was a 1956 ITC Entertainment/TPA television series adapted very loosely from the novel by Alexandre Dumas, adapted by Sidney Marshall. It premiered in the UK in early 1956 and ran for 39 thirty-minute episodes. The first twelve episodes were filmed in the United States, at the Hal Roach studios, with the rest being filmed at ITC's traditional home of Elstree. A 5-disc DVD set containing all thirty-nine episodes was released by Network Studio on 12 April 2010. ITC produced a film based on the same source-material, The Count of Monte-Cristo, in 1975.

First Air Date: 1956-02-20
Last Air Date: 1956-09-03
Total Seasons: 2
Total Episodes: 39
Status: Ended
Network: Associated Television

All Seasons

Season 1
First air date:
Season 2
First air date: 1956-02-20


George Dolenz
as Edmond Dantes / The Count of Monte Cristo
Henry Corden
Nick Cravat
as Jacopo