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Cast

 (Series Cast Summary - 38 of 620)
Harry H. Corbett ... Emanuel Rigaretti / ... (13 episodes, 1957-1968)

Billie Whitelaw ... Agnes Mawson in / ... (11 episodes, 1956-1971)
Neil McCallum ... Alfred Allmers / ... (10 episodes, 1957-1961)
Paul Whitsun-Jones ... Charles Kellogg / ... (10 episodes, 1958-1966)
Ronald Lewis ... Alec Waterman / ... (9 episodes, 1956-1970)
Ann Lynn ... Claire Williams / ... (8 episodes, 1958-1970)

Donald Pleasence ... Arthur Gladwell / ... (8 episodes, 1957-1967)
Donald Churchill ... Frank / ... (8 episodes, 1961-1973)
J.G. Devlin ... Da Greevey / ... (7 episodes, 1959-1974)
Madge Ryan ... Mrs. 'Nana' Weston / ... (7 episodes, 1959-1970)

Adrienne Corri ... Angela / ... (7 episodes, 1956-1967)
Katharine Blake ... Chris Nourse / ... (7 episodes, 1959-1973)

Susannah York ... Caroline / ... (7 episodes, 1959-1972)
Colin Blakely ... AS. Walter Edge / ... (7 episodes, 1960-1972)
John Robinson ... Charles Benson in 'Black Laughter' / ... (7 episodes, 1956-1965)

Donald Houston ... Art / ... (7 episodes, 1956-1967)
Gwen Watford ... Bertha Morris / ... (7 episodes, 1958-1968)
Clifford Evans ... Captain Brevitt / ... (6 episodes, 1960-1965)
Gretchen Franklin ... Edie Tidy / ... (6 episodes, 1957-1970)
Alfred Lynch ... Bill Jones / ... (6 episodes, 1959-1968)
Dandy Nichols ... Marjorie / ... (6 episodes, 1961-1973)
Paul Stassino ... Fortunato / ... (6 episodes, 1957-1966)

Aubrey Morris ... Felix / ... (6 episodes, 1959-1963)
Kynaston Reeves ... Duke of Applecross / ... (6 episodes, 1957-1964)
Donald Morley ... Meecham / ... (6 episodes, 1956-1967)
Richard Pasco ... Archie / ... (6 episodes, 1958-1968)
Peter Butterworth ... Albert Potter / ... (6 episodes, 1956-1962)
Douglas Blackwell ... David / ... (6 episodes, 1957-1969)
Basil Dignam ... Alan Campbell / ... (6 episodes, 1957-1964)
Patience Collier ... Elizabeth Piper / ... (6 episodes, 1957-1961)
Harry Hutchinson ... Canon McCann / ... (6 episodes, 1958-1971)
Stanley Meadows ... Dr. Norman Jones / ... (6 episodes, 1960-1968)
Henry Oscar ... Arthur Russell / ... (6 episodes, 1957-1959)
Mary Peach ... Asta / ... (6 episodes, 1957-1959)
Sheila Allen ... Andrea / ... (6 episodes, 1958-1961)
Rupert Davies ... Det. Insp. / ... (6 episodes, 1959-1966)
Michael Robbins ... Dave / ... (6 episodes, 1961-1969)
Pauline Yates ... Betty / ... (6 episodes, 1964-1970)
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Series Directed by
Philip Saville (45 episodes, 1956-1972)
Charles Jarrott (34 episodes, 1959-1969)
Guy Verney (28 episodes, 1957-1970)
Ted Kotcheff (28 episodes, 1958-1964)
Dennis Vance (27 episodes, 1956-1973)
Alan Cooke (22 episodes, 1959-1970)
George More O'Ferrall (19 episodes, 1957-1959)
Jonathan Alwyn (17 episodes, 1963-1972)
John Llewellyn Moxey (16 episodes, 1959-1966)
Stuart Latham (11 episodes, 1956-1958)
Wilfred Eades (11 episodes, 1957-1959)
Don Leaver (11 episodes, 1964-1972)
John Knight (10 episodes, 1956-1961)
Bill Bain (10 episodes, 1964-1971)
Patrick Dromgoole (10 episodes, 1964-1969)
Alvin Rakoff (9 episodes, 1958-1967)
Kim Mills (9 episodes, 1966-1974)
Piers Haggard (9 episodes, 1967-1974)
Mike Vardy (8 episodes, 1967-1972)
Peter Duguid (8 episodes, 1969-1972)
John Nelson-Burton (7 episodes, 1956-1958)
James Ferman (5 episodes, 1958-1959)
Peter Hammond (5 episodes, 1963-1972)
Jim Goddard (5 episodes, 1970-1974)
Robert Tronson (4 episodes, 1959-1968)
Joan Kemp-Welch (4 episodes, 1966-1973)
James Gatward (4 episodes, 1970-1971)
Jack Dixon (3 episodes, 1958-1960)
Ronald Weyman (3 episodes, 1959-1960)
Toby Robertson (3 episodes, 1964-1968)
Basil Coleman (3 episodes, 1964-1966)
Desmond Davis (2 episodes, 1957-1958)
Stephen Clarkson (2 episodes, 1957)
Philip Dale (2 episodes, 1957)
Peter Potter (2 episodes, 1957)
David Greene (2 episodes, 1959-1960)
Robert Lynn (2 episodes, 1959)
James Ormerod (2 episodes, 1960-1961)
Christopher Morahan (2 episodes, 1963-1964)
 
Series Writing credits
Donald Churchill (13 episodes, 1962-1973)
Robert Muller (9 episodes, 1962-1968)
Clive Exton (8 episodes, 1960-1964)
Allan Prior (6 episodes, 1956-1966)
Tad Mosel (6 episodes, 1958-1964)
Ray Rigby (6 episodes, 1958-1961)
Alun Owen (6 episodes, 1959-1962)
Hugh Leonard (6 episodes, 1962-1974)
Emanuel Litvinoff (6 episodes, 1967-1970)
Donal Giltinan (5 episodes, 1959-1963)
Robert Holles (5 episodes, 1967-1973)
Norman Ginsbury (4 episodes, 1957-1959)
Mordecai Richler (4 episodes, 1958-1961)
Malcolm Hulke (4 episodes, 1958-1960)
Eric Paice (4 episodes, 1958-1960)
Alexander Baron (4 episodes, 1960-1963)
Robert Storey (4 episodes, 1962-1965)
Fay Weldon (4 episodes, 1967-1971)
Bill MacIlwraith (4 episodes, 1970-1972)
John Kruse (3 episodes, 1956-1958)
James Parish (3 episodes, 1957-1959)
Peter John Dyer (3 episodes, 1957-1958)
Henrik Ibsen (3 episodes, 1957-1958)
Philip Saville (3 episodes, 1958-1972)
Robert Rietty (3 episodes, 1958-1961)
Rod Serling (3 episodes, 1958-1961)
Peter Luke (3 episodes, 1959-1961)
Oscar Wilde (3 episodes, 1960-1964)
Kenneth Jupp (3 episodes, 1960-1963)
Ken Taylor (3 episodes, 1960-1963)
Christopher Hodder-Williams (3 episodes, 1961-1965)
Norman King (3 episodes, 1962-1963)
John Hopkins (3 episodes, 1964-1970)
William Marchant (3 episodes, 1964-1968)
Hugo Charteris (3 episodes, 1964-1966)
John Hale (3 episodes, 1966-1972)
Guy Slater (3 episodes, 1968-1972)
William Corlett (3 episodes, 1968-1969)
Dominic Behan (3 episodes, 1971-1974)
Douglas Livingstone (3 episodes, 1971-1974)
August Strindberg (2 episodes, 1956-1972)
Winston Clewes (2 episodes, 1956-1957)
H.V. Kershaw (2 episodes, 1956)
Maurice Edelman (2 episodes, 1957-1970)
James Forsyth (2 episodes, 1957-1958)
Sidney Carroll (2 episodes, 1957)
Miles Fleetwood (2 episodes, 1957)
Ronald Duncan (2 episodes, 1958-1970)
Giles Cooper (2 episodes, 1958-1967)
Jimmy Sangster (2 episodes, 1958-1961)
Kenneth Hyde (2 episodes, 1958-1959)
David D. Osborn (2 episodes, 1958-1959)
Dail Ambler (2 episodes, 1958)
Pierre Boileau (2 episodes, 1958)
Robert Hall (2 episodes, 1958)
Thomas Narcejac (2 episodes, 1958)
John Nelson-Burton (2 episodes, 1958)
Wolf Mankowitz (2 episodes, 1959-1966)
John D. Stewart (2 episodes, 1959-1961)
John Chandos (2 episodes, 1959-1960)
Stuart Douglass (2 episodes, 1959-1960)
Stanley Mann (2 episodes, 1959-1960)
Lester Powell (2 episodes, 1959-1960)
Gerald Savory (2 episodes, 1959-1960)
Angus Wilson (2 episodes, 1959-1960)
Ted Willis (2 episodes, 1959)
Lou Shaw (2 episodes, 1960)
Peggy Shaw (2 episodes, 1960)
Ted Allan (2 episodes, 1961-1969)
James Mitchell (2 episodes, 1961-1967)
David Perry (2 episodes, 1961-1963)
Bill Naughton (2 episodes, 1961)
Gerald Vaughan-Hughes (2 episodes, 1962-1966)
Alun Richards (2 episodes, 1962-1963)
Bruce Stewart (2 episodes, 1962-1963)
Lynne Reid Banks (2 episodes, 1963-1964)
John Hall (2 episodes, 1963-1964)
Andrew Sinclair (2 episodes, 1963-1964)
Noel Robinson (2 episodes, 1966-1970)
Noel Coward (2 episodes, 1966-1968)
Derek Ford (2 episodes, 1966-1967)
Donald Ford (2 episodes, 1966-1967)
Jack Rosenthal (2 episodes, 1966-1967)
Michael Harald (2 episodes, 1966)
Peter Terson (2 episodes, 1967-1968)
Roger Marshall (2 episodes, 1970-1972)
Roy Clarke (2 episodes, 1971-1973)

Series Produced by
Leonard White .... producer / executive producer (128 episodes, 1960-1969)
Sydney Newman .... producer / executive producer / ... (90 episodes, 1958-1964)
Lloyd Shirley .... executive producer / producer (43 episodes, 1967-1974)
John Kershaw .... producer (19 episodes, 1970-1971)
Kim Mills .... producer (15 episodes, 1972-1974)
Joan Kemp-Welch .... producer (11 episodes, 1973-1974)
Jacqueline Davis .... associate producer (8 episodes, 1971)
Dennis Vance .... producer / executive producer (7 episodes, 1956-1958)
Harry Alan Towers .... producer (3 episodes, 1959)
Stuart Latham .... producer (2 episodes, 1957)
Ted Kotcheff .... producer (2 episodes, 1958-1959)
 
Series Original Music by
Alan Braden (4 episodes, 1973)
Norman Kay (3 episodes, 1960-1963)
Paul Lewis (2 episodes, 1963-1964)
 
Series Cinematography by
Gerald Gibbs (1 episode, 1959)
 
Series Film Editing by
John Kershaw (8 episodes, 1970-1971)
 
Series Casting by
Dodo Watts (1 episode, 1962)
 
Series Production Design by
Voytek (46 episodes, 1958-1965)
Assheton Gorton (43 episodes, 1958-1970)
Bertram Tyrer (36 episodes, 1956-1958)
Timothy O'Brien (34 episodes, 1957-1964)
Reece Pemberton (24 episodes, 1956-1972)
George Haslam (20 episodes, 1958-1961)
Jim Goddard (14 episodes, 1959-1963)
Patrick Downing (11 episodes, 1961-1972)
David Marshall (11 episodes, 1964-1974)
Stan Woodward (11 episodes, 1964-1972)
Neville Green (9 episodes, 1968-1972)
Roy Stannard (8 episodes, 1957-1968)
Frederick Pusey (8 episodes, 1969-1974)
Mike Hall (7 episodes, 1966-1972)
Peter Le Page (6 episodes, 1966-1973)
Tom Spaulding (5 episodes, 1959-1961)
Roger Allan (5 episodes, 1970-1974)
Alpho O'Reilly (4 episodes, 1958-1961)
Robert Fuest (4 episodes, 1959-1965)
Tony Borer (4 episodes, 1969-1973)
Bill Constable (2 episodes, 1958)
Peter Mullins (2 episodes, 1960-1961)
Paul Bernard (2 episodes, 1961-1963)
Philip Harrison (2 episodes, 1966)
Ray Simm (2 episodes, 1973)
 
Series Art Direction by
Frank White (1 episode, 1959)
Timothy O'Brien (1 episode, 1960)
 
Series Makeup Department
Stella Morris .... makeup artist (1 episode, 1959)
Jayne Seymour .... hair stylist (1 episode, 1959)
Cathy Dawson .... hair stylist (1 episode, 1967)
Jane Royle .... makeup artist (1 episode, 1967)
 
Series Production Management
F. Sherwin Green .... production supervisor (2 episodes, 1959)
 
Series Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Roy Baird .... assistant director (1 episode, 1959)
Christopher Toyne .... assistant director (1 episode, 1971)
 
Series Art Department
Ralph Solomons .... props (1 episode, 1962)
Ray Simm .... set designer (1 episode, 1972)
 
Series Sound Department
Laurel Gemmell .... dubbing editor (1 episode, 1959)
Cecil Mason .... dubbing editor / sound recordist (1 episode, 1959)
Len Shilton .... sound recordist (1 episode, 1959)
David Hounsell .... boom operator (1 episode, 1962)
Mike Pontin .... boom operator (1 episode, 1962)
Peter Sampson .... boom operator (1 episode, 1962)
John Tasker .... sound mixer (1 episode, 1962)
Tony Dawe .... sound designer (1 episode, 1967)
 
Series Camera and Electrical Department
Tom Gregg .... chief camera operator (1 episode, 1962)
Peter Kew .... lighting director (1 episode, 1962)
 
Series Costume and Wardrobe Department
Susan Small .... dresses: Miss Maggie Smith (1 episode, 1958)
Pierre Balmain .... wardrobe: Carroll Baker (1 episode, 1963)
Jane Robinson .... costumes (1 episode, 1972)
 
Series Editorial Department
Del Randall .... vision mixer (1 episode, 1962)
 
Series Music Department
Robert Farnon .... composer: theme music "Proscenium" (428 episodes, 1956-1974)
 
Series Other crew
Marian Lloyd .... story editor / script editor (16 episodes, 1971-1974)
George Markstein .... story editor / script editor (12 episodes, 1967-1971)
Monica Menell .... story editor / script editor (11 episodes, 1970)
Andrew Brown .... story editor / script editor (10 episodes, 1973-1974)
Brian Brooke .... story editor / script editor (9 episodes, 1967-1969)
Terence Feely .... story editor / script editor (8 episodes, 1966-1967)
Norman Bogner .... script editor / story editor (5 episodes, 1965)
Robert Banks Stewart .... script editor (4 episodes, 1966-1967)
Irene Shubik .... story editor / script editor (3 episodes, 1962-1963)
 

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Runtime:
60 min | 60 min (457 plays)
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