William Welch

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Little is known about how William Welch started in Hollywood. This under-rated and totally misunderstood style-over-logic writer is mainly known, to some, as the guy who scripted many highly entertaining, and totally way out, color episodes of Irwin Allen's adventure series, Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea (1964) (1964-68).

Welch invaded the submarine Seaview with ghosts (The Phantom Strikes, The Return Of The Phantom, The Haunted Submarine, Cave Of The Dead) and a surprisingly amusing time traveler named Mr Pem (A Time To Die, No Way Back). Read more...