The Fugitiveis an Americancrimedramatelevision series created byRoy Huggins. It was produced byQM ProductionsandUnited Artists Television. It aired onABCfrom September 1963 to August 1967.David Janssenstarred as Dr. Richard Kimble, a physician who is wrongfully convicted of his wife's murder and sentenced to receive thedeath penalty. En route to death row, Dr. Richard Kimble's train derails over a switch, allowing him to escape and begin a cross-country search for the real killer, a "one-armed man" (played byBill Raisch). At the same time, Dr. Kimble is hounded by the authorities, most notably by Police Lieutenant Philip Gerard (Barry Morse).
The Fugitiveaired for four seasons, and a total of 120 episodes, each 51 minutes, were produced. The first three seasons (90 hour-long episodes) were filmed in black and white, while the final season (30 hour-long episodes) was filmed in color.