Roger Andover will inherit a fortune if he marries. But he is a solitary man with no ambition: human relationships mystify and dismay him. But to present a life-like female android as your wife: surely that will satisfy everyone? Andover finds more than he bargained for when his robot bride challenges his preconceptions about humanity. Written by
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This episode was originally broadcast on BBC2 but was repeated on 29 December 1965 on BBC1 as one of several programmes showcasing what was available on the BBC's second channel. The episode was later wiped and no longer exists in the archive. Only a montage sequence and the end credits remain, and these feature in "Return of the Unknown", a documentary included in the BFI's 2014 DVD release. See more