Catweazle is a magician from the time of the Normans who is cast into the future by magic. With the help of two boys he uses magic in an attempt to return to his own time.
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Cast

Complete series cast summary:
Geoffrey Bayldon ...
 Catweazle (26 episodes, 1970-1971)
Robin Davies ...
 Carrot (13 episodes, 1970)
Gary Warren ...
 Cedric Collingford (13 episodes, 1971)
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 Mr. Bennet (13 episodes, 1970)
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 Sam Woodyard (13 episodes, 1970)
Moray Watson ...
 Lord Collingford (12 episodes, 1971)
Peter Butterworth ...
 Groome / ... (11 episodes, 1970-1971)
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 Lady Collingford (11 episodes, 1971)
Gwen Nelson ...
 Mrs. Gowdie (9 episodes, 1971)
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Catweazle is a magician from the time of the Normans who is cast into the future by magic. With the help of two boys he uses magic in an attempt to return to his own time. Written by Steve Roberts <steve@rsp.com.au>

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The jaunty theme was actually a library piece called "Busy Boy" by Ted Dicks. See more »

Goofs

In a number of episodes, close-ups of Catweazle reveal he has fillings. See more »

Quotes

Catweazle: Buzz quoth the blue fly, hum quoth the bee. Buzz and hum they cry, and so do we!
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Referenced in The Thick of It: Episode #3.6 (2009) See more »

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Then the thirteenth you must find...
6 June 2001 | by (Asker, Norway) – See all my reviews

Poor Catweazle! All he wanted was a spell that would make him fly. While he never took off (not by magic, anyway), the series definitely did!


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