Leo Penn Directs Voyage Voyage to the
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I have been trying for several years to figure
out the identity of the man in the middle of the unusual photo above left.
This is apparently a Voyage production shot. It is
unusual because production record photos were most often shot in black and
white and fairly straight-forwardly. This photo has obiviously taken from
the unusual perspective of under the glass (I'm guessing) of Seaview's control
room plotting table. By the way, the man
standing between David Hedison and Richard Basehart is director Leo Penn.
Leo Penn, father of Sean Penn, directed only one episode of
--"The Cyborg" He was, by the way, seldom without a hat like the
one in this photo--he had this model in a number of different
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