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My Partner the Ghost: Season 1: Episode 26 -- At the funeral of his friend Caroline Seaton, Marty observes her brother Donald and his wife Cynthia, who seems to be smiling, and he deduces that they have killed Caroline.


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1973 (USA) See more »
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 (Series Cast Summary - 3 of 9)
Mike Pratt ... Jeff Randall (26 episodes, 1969-1970)
Kenneth Cope ... Marty Hopkirk (26 episodes, 1969-1970)

Annette Andre ... Jeannie Hopkirk (25 episodes, 1969-1970)

Series Directed by
Jeremy Summers (7 episodes, 1969-1970)
Ray Austin (6 episodes, 1969-1970)
Cyril Frankel (6 episodes, 1969-1970)
Leslie Norman (3 episodes, 1969-1970)
Roy Ward Baker (2 episodes, 1969)
Series Writing credits
Dennis Spooner (26 episodes, 1969-1970)
Donald James (11 episodes, 1969-1970)
Tony Williamson (9 episodes, 1969-1970)
Ralph Smart (2 episodes, 1969)
Gerald Kelsey (2 episodes, 1970)

Series Produced by
Monty Berman .... producer (26 episodes, 1969-1970)
Series Original Music by
Edwin Astley (16 episodes, 1969-1970)
Series Cinematography by
Brian Elvin (14 episodes, 1969-1970)
Gerald Moss (7 episodes, 1969-1970)
Frank Watts (4 episodes, 1969-1970)
Eric Coop (2 episodes, 1969)
Series Film Editing by
Jack T. Knight (6 episodes, 1969-1970)
John Ireland (5 episodes, 1969-1970)
Harry Ledger (5 episodes, 1969-1970)
Lee Doig (3 episodes, 1969-1970)
Rod Nelson-Keys (3 episodes, 1969)
Stephen Cross (2 episodes, 1969-1970)
Series Casting by
John Owen (25 episodes, 1969-1970)
Series Art Direction by
Charles Bishop (26 episodes, 1969-1970)
Robert Cartwright (5 episodes, 1969-1970)
Series Makeup Department
Elizabeth Romanoff .... makeup artist (19 episodes, 1969-1970)
Jeanette Freeman .... hairdresser (14 episodes, 1969-1970)
Gerry Fletcher .... makeup supervisor (8 episodes, 1969-1970)
Jan Jamison .... hairdresser (6 episodes, 1969-1970)
Henry Montsash .... hairdresser (3 episodes, 1969)
Ramon Gow .... hairdresser (2 episodes, 1969-1970)
Series Production Management
Ronald Liles .... production supervisor (26 episodes, 1969-1970)
Malcolm Christopher .... production manager (15 episodes, 1969-1970)
Jack Morrison .... production manager (6 episodes, 1969-1970)
Ernest Morris .... production manager (5 episodes, 1969-1970)
Philip Aizlewood .... post-production supervisor (2 episodes, 1969)
Series Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Jack Lowin .... second unit director (23 episodes, 1969-1970)
Michael Meighan .... assistant director (14 episodes, 1969-1970)
Ken Baker .... assistant director (6 episodes, 1969-1970)
Gino Marotta .... assistant director (2 episodes, 1969-1970)
Series Art Department
Peter Dunlop .... production buyer (26 episodes, 1969-1970)
Bill Greene .... construction manager (26 episodes, 1969-1970)
A.J. Van Montagu .... scenic artist (26 episodes, 1969-1970)
Sue Long .... set dresser (16 episodes, 1969-1970)
Roger Christian .... set dresser (8 episodes, 1969-1970)
Cliff Robinson .... set dresser / associate art director (3 episodes, 1969-1970)
Series Sound Department
Denis Porter .... sound recordist (26 episodes, 1969-1970)
Guy Ambler .... sound editor (18 episodes, 1969-1970)
Bill Rowe .... sound recordist (10 episodes, 1969-1970)
Dennis Whitlock .... sound recordist (8 episodes, 1969-1970)
David Stephenson .... boom operator (7 episodes, 1970)
Len Abbott .... sound recordist (5 episodes, 1969-1970)
Peter Lennard .... sound editor (3 episodes, 1969-1970)
Len Shilton .... sound recordist (3 episodes, 1969-1970)
Rydal Love .... sound editor (3 episodes, 1969)
Series Stunts
Harry Fielder .... stunt double: Mike Pratt (26 episodes, 1969-1970)
Frank Maher .... stunt coordinator (25 episodes, 1969-1970)
Series Camera and Electrical Department
Arthur Lemming .... camera operator / assistant camera (26 episodes, 1969-1970)
Val Stewart .... camera operator (18 episodes, 1969-1970)
Gerald Moss .... camera operator: second unit / photography: second unit (17 episodes, 1969-1970)
Brian Elvin .... camera operator: second unit / photography: second unit (6 episodes, 1969-1970)
David Harcourt .... camera operator (3 episodes, 1969-1970)
Stephen Dade .... camera operator: second unit (2 episodes, 1969)
Harry Gillam .... camera operator (2 episodes, 1969)
Series Costume and Wardrobe Department
Laura Nightingale .... costume supervisor / wardrobe supervisor (26 episodes, 1969-1970)
Series Editorial Department
Philip Aizlewood .... post-production / post production (21 episodes, 1969-1970)
Series Music Department
Edwin Astley .... musical director (24 episodes, 1969-1970)
Alan Willis .... music editor (22 episodes, 1969-1970)
Deveril Goodman .... music editor (4 episodes, 1969-1970)
Series Other crew
Dennis Spooner .... executive story consultant (26 episodes, 1969-1970)
Cyril Frankel .... creative consultant (25 episodes, 1969-1970)
Sally Jones .... continuity (21 episodes, 1969-1970)
Elizabeth Wilcox .... continuity (3 episodes, 1969-1970)

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Additional Details

Also Known As:
"Randall and Hopkirk (Deceased)" - UK (original title)
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60 min (26 episodes)
Aspect Ratio:
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The series was not a hit on its first transmission in Britain. It had no network slot and was moved to different times and days at will by the TV companies. Some regions had it competing against the BBC's highly successful "Paul Temple" (1969), and actually dropped R & H mid season due to the subsequent poor ratings.See more »
Revealing mistakes: In most of the shows with stunt and fight scenes, the stunt doubles are obvious to spot and never resemble the people they're doubling.See more »
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t.v. series "My Partner, The Ghost".. . . ., 30 September 2006
Author: axemania00 from United States

I would like to first say that as a child, I really liked this series. It was unique that way, with the living and the deceased working together. Sounds a little morbid yes, but since it was a comedy, it worked well for me. It's been a long time since I've seen it but I can still remember it in few details. One thing that strikes me odd, as an adult looking back, is Martin Hopkirk was married. P.I.s usually didn't marry. It's, at times, an extremely dangerous job. Nevertheless, He married. But the relationship between the three was wonderfully warm. More than a partnership, it was a friendship. I detected a light-hearted sweetness about this comedy. I think if it were more serious,it still would have been adored just the same. Other British tele shows come to mind as I think of this one, The Saint and The Avengers. And I loved those shows as well. But this one truly delved into the extremes of life and relationships. I dig British T.V.!!!

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