Pontius Pilate (Studio One) (1952)
Starring: Geraldine Fitzgerald, Cyril Ritchard
Plot: This program is from the famous Emmy award winning Studio One television series shown from 1948 to 1958 by CBS and was a continuation of the successful radio series of the same name. This series brought to the small screen some of the brightest and biggest stars, directors and writers of it's time to present to the audience a dramatic feature each week. This storyline of this particular episode centered on the tale of Pontius Pilate, the Roman administrator of Judea and the man charged with trying and sentencing Jesus to death, in spite of his reservations with this responsibility. Performed live.