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"My Partner the Ghost" (1969) More at IMDbPro »"Randall and Hopkirk (Deceased)" (original title), TV series 1969-1971

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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 »
Jeff Randall and Marty Hopkirk are private detectives who specialize in divorce cases. Their long-running... See more »
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 (Series Cast Summary - 3 of 10)
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:
1.33 : 1 See more »
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Did You Know?

The Vauxhall Victor 2000 driven by Jeff Randall was registered RXD 996F, while the Vauxhall Ventora seen chiefly in Department S was registered RXD 997F. Both cars came from Vauxhall Motors Ltd's publicity fleet and the Ventora actually appears in one or two episodes of R&H as well. More than one car was used as Jeff Randall's Victor during the filming of R&H - you can spot the differences by the colour of the interior - some scenes depict a black cabin, others a burgundy one. Fans wanting to track down the Victor may be saddened to note that it was last seen in a scrapyard in 1976.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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12 out of 13 people found the following review useful.
Wonderful TV Nostalgia, 28 July 2003
Author: fleetstar from Peterborough, England

I saw all the episodes when originally aired in the late sixties / early seventies. To me, then it was unmissable TV (I cannot count the times that I refused invitations because Randall and Hopkirk is on tonight). Over the years the memories faded until I noticed that amazon were selling the complete series on DVD, I have just watched all 26 episodes again. I love the acting and the way the comedy in no way detracts from the serious private eye case in question, I just wish they had made more. The recent attempt at reviving this genre by making a new series was a good chance to carry on the work, but it was an awful re-make, in my opinion the characters were just not believable.

As long as you don't expect too much from the low budget special effects department this series was Brilliant Stuff ! I will be watching it over and over.

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