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Michael Shayne (detective, starring Richard Denning)

    (NBC Primetime, 1960 - 1961)

    [based upon a 1938 detective novel by Brett Halliday, the
     character first appeared on screen in a 20th-Century Fox 
     Motion Picture, "Michael Shayne, Private Eye"; which led 
     to several radio series: (Mutual Radio, 1944 - 1947; a
     syndicated series starring Jeff Chandler 1948 - 1950; and
     finally on ABC Radio, 1952-1953); Then in 1960, Four Star
     Productions made this TV version, which only lasted one
     year.]


Main Theme: "Michael Shayne--Theme"

     [above is title as filed for copyright;
      BMI title variation...
      aka: "Theme from Michael Shayne"]

     Composer: Leith A. Stevens (ASCAP/BMI)

     Orig. Publisher: Four Star Television Music Co. (ASCAP)

     1978 Publisher: Vogue Music, Inc. (BMI)
                        c/o Polygram International, Inc.
                        of Chicago, IL

     2001 Publisher: Univeral-Songs of Polygram International (BMI)
                        c/o Universal Music Publishing,
                        a div. of Universal Studios
                        of Los Angeles, CA

     Copyright Date: Apr. 4, 1962; Eu 713 978.
     Renewal   Date: Jan. 9, 1990; RE-464-138.

     Recordings:


Sub Theme: "Shayne Suspense"

     Composer: Leith A. Stevens (ASCAP/BMI)

     1978 Publisher: Vogue Music, Inc. (BMI)
                        c/o Polygram International, Inc.
                        of Chicago, IL

     2001 Publisher: Univeral-Songs of Polygram International (BMI)
                        c/o Universal Music Publishing,
                        a div. of Universal Studios
                        of Los Angeles, CA

     Copyright Date:
     Recordings:


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