A Man Called X

x lg.jpgThe Man Called X is an espionage radio drama which aired on CBS and NBC from July 10, 1944 to May 20, 1952. Herbert Marshall had the lead role of agent Ken Thurston who took on dangerous cases in a variety of exotic locations. Gordon Jenkins Orchestra supplied the background music.
Leon Belasco played Mr. X's comedic sidekick, Pagan Zeldchmidt, who always turned up in remote parts of the world because he had a "cousin" there. Pagan would annoy and help Mr. X.
Ziv Television later adapted The Man Called X as a 39 episode syndicated series (1956-57) starring Barry Sullivan as Thurston.

Episode Number Episode Title Aired Datesort descending
72 The Girl Who Couldn't Remember Sunday, August 15, 1948
15 Japan Underground Saturday, January 20, 1951
28 Race Against Death Saturday, April 21, 1951
72 Ha'Penny Stamp Tuesday, February 19, 1952
73 Orinoco River Basin Tuesday, February 26, 1952