Late last week TVShowsOnDVD.com reported that Timeless Media Group would be releasing a pair of relatively obscure westerns (both with unaired episodes) in April. Yesterday came the news that Timeless plans to release
yet another NBC western yet another obscure western later this year. Frontier Circus ran for 26 episodes during the 1961-1962 season on CBS.
The series starred Chill Wills, John Derek and Richard Jaeckel as the owners and operators of a circus traveling the Midwest in the late 1880s, performing in a new town each week. Guest stars included Elizabeth Montgomery, Don Haggerty, Eddie Albert, Vera Miles, Dick York, Claude Akins, Sammy Davis, Jr. and Mickey Rooney. The complete series comes out on April 20th.