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ITV Playhouse: Season 11: Episode 9 -- Drawn from one of M.R. James's most frightening tales, Casting the Runes pits an innocent television producer against a fiendish alchemist.

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Cast

 (Series Cast Summary - 104 of 377)
Michael Bryant ... Boris J. Axelford / ... (7 episodes, 1968-1977)
William Simons ... Barman / ... (7 episodes, 1969-1979)
Katherine Barker ... Bride / ... (7 episodes, 1967-1970)

Geoffrey Palmer ... Bradley Fawcett / ... (6 episodes, 1967-1982)
Gwen Nelson ... Granny / ... (5 episodes, 1969-1980)
Leslie Anderson ... Mr. Rust / ... (5 episodes, 1968-1970)

Rachel Kempson ... Amelia / ... (5 episodes, 1968-1982)
Pat Heywood ... Freda / ... (5 episodes, 1970-1980)
George Waring ... Bank manager / ... (5 episodes, 1967-1979)

Richard Wilson ... Det. Sgt. Sand / ... (5 episodes, 1969-1970)
Barbara Couper ... Mrs. Plucker (4 episodes, 1968)
Ricky Alleyne ... Erasmus (4 episodes, 1968)

Ian Hendry ... Guy Taylor / ... (4 episodes, 1968-1972)
Zena Walker ... Allison / ... (4 episodes, 1969-1979)
Robert Morris ... Bobby Touche / ... (4 episodes, 1968-1980)

Timothy Bateson ... Arthur / ... (4 episodes, 1968-1980)
Stella Tanner ... Dolly / ... (4 episodes, 1968-1981)
Frank Moorey ... Mr. Ashley / ... (4 episodes, 1974-1980)

Michael Elphick ... Barrister at party / ... (4 episodes, 1974-1979)
Harry Littlewood ... Harry / ... (4 episodes, 1968-1981)
Patrick Wymark ... Hubert / ... (4 episodes, 1968)

Anna Massey ... Cynthia Randolph / ... (4 episodes, 1969-1981)
Mary Miller ... Anne / ... (4 episodes, 1968-1972)
John Fraser ... Alasdair / ... (4 episodes, 1969-1970)
Bernard Archard ... Dr. Andrei Ragin / ... (4 episodes, 1968-1979)
Lally Bowers ... Aunt Belle / ... (4 episodes, 1969-1974)
Ewen Solon ... Cameron / ... (4 episodes, 1969-1970)
Edward de Souza ... Barry / ... (4 episodes, 1968-1981)

Michael Culver ... Carstairs / ... (4 episodes, 1968-1982)
Ronald Hines ... Charles Ford / ... (4 episodes, 1967-1969)

Edward Woodward ... Ed / ... (4 episodes, 1968-1980)
Sam Dastor ... Bennett / ... (4 episodes, 1969-1970)
Guy Slater ... Jackson Major / ... (4 episodes, 1969-1971)
Paul Williamson ... George Crowell / ... (4 episodes, 1968-1970)

Robert Stephens ... Bryan Baker / ... (4 episodes, 1968-1980)

Anthony Nicholls ... Bernard Bronley / ... (4 episodes, 1968-1969)
Zoe Hicks ... Bride's mother / ... (4 episodes, 1969-1970)
Andre Van Gyseghem ... Eamonn de Valera / ... (4 episodes, 1969-1970)
Rosemary Leach ... Faith / ... (3 episodes, 1969-1980)
Maurice Denham ... Tom Falconer (3 episodes, 1980)
Michael Coles ... Det. Supt. Jagger / ... (3 episodes, 1967-1970)

Ronald Fraser ... Charlie / ... (3 episodes, 1968-1977)

Richard Gibson ... Peter (3 episodes, 1980)
Robert Fyfe ... Ratface / ... (3 episodes, 1968)

Maureen Lipman ... Little Satin Bottom / ... (3 episodes, 1969-1981)
Ann Lynn ... Avril Mowbray / ... (3 episodes, 1967-1981)
Rudolph Walker ... Albert Charles / ... (3 episodes, 1968-1977)

Dinsdale Landen ... Bailey / ... (3 episodes, 1970-1973)
Milton Johns ... Dennis Watson / ... (3 episodes, 1969-1970)
Jane Lowe ... Bucky Branch / ... (3 episodes, 1969-1980)

Hannah Gordon ... Grace Fleming / ... (3 episodes, 1968-1972)
Harold Innocent ... Heavy Breathing / ... (3 episodes, 1968-1970)

Michael Pennington ... Don Harris / ... (3 episodes, 1968-1977)

John Steiner ... Johnny / ... (3 episodes, 1967-1973)
John Comer ... Bert / ... (3 episodes, 1968-1973)
Paul Shelley ... Jack Sheppard / ... (3 episodes, 1968-1970)

Liam Redmond ... Arthur Watson / ... (3 episodes, 1967-1971)

Cyril Luckham ... Charles Randolph / ... (3 episodes, 1968-1972)
George Cole ... David Carter / ... (3 episodes, 1969-1979)
William Russell ... Daddy / ... (3 episodes, 1972-1981)
Bernard Hepton ... Coleman / ... (3 episodes, 1967-1971)

Ian McShane ... Caulfield / ... (3 episodes, 1968-1974)
Gerald Flood ... Bull Shuckburgh / ... (3 episodes, 1969-1980)
Clare Kelly ... Annie Tundish / ... (3 episodes, 1970-1980)
Derek Francis ... Karl / ... (3 episodes, 1968-1977)
Elizabeth Begley ... Mrs. McKiernon / ... (3 episodes, 1968-1969)

Andrew Sachs ... Morris Harper / ... (3 episodes, 1968-1969)
Joe Melia ... Addison / ... (3 episodes, 1969-1977)
Diana Davies ... Greg's mother / ... (3 episodes, 1968-1982)
Arthur Cox ... Cousin / ... (3 episodes, 1968-1978)

Richard Vernon ... Dudley Gaveston / ... (3 episodes, 1967-1970)
Maureen Pryor ... Mrs. Maybury / ... (3 episodes, 1969-1970)
Arnold Peters ... Chief Insp. Bradish / ... (3 episodes, 1968-1973)
Barbara Bolton ... Lady Jedburgh / ... (3 episodes, 1967-1980)

Gil Sutherland ... Captain's Batman / ... (3 episodes, 1968-1969)
Mollie Maureen ... Aunt / ... (3 episodes, 1969-1980)
Charles Rea ... Antrim / ... (3 episodes, 1968-1970)
James Bree ... Beau Hadley / ... (3 episodes, 1968-1969)
Rosalie Williams ... Mrs. Foster / ... (3 episodes, 1969-1982)
John Gill ... Freddie Lamont / ... (3 episodes, 1969-1979)

Jennifer Wright ... Celia / ... (3 episodes, 1967-1972)
Norman Scace ... Hanley / ... (3 episodes, 1968-1971)
Colin Edwynn ... Barman / ... (3 episodes, 1969-1970)
Jean Rimmer ... Meg / ... (3 episodes, 1968-1980)
Tenniel Evans ... Henry / ... (3 episodes, 1969-1978)
Matthew Guinness ... Harry / ... (3 episodes, 1974-1981)
Charles Lamb ... George / ... (3 episodes, 1968-1978)
Bruce Boa ... Capt. Jacob White / ... (3 episodes, 1968-1971)
Geoffrey Chater ... Control / ... (3 episodes, 1967-1980)
George A. Cooper ... Albert Verdoni / ... (3 episodes, 1967-1971)
Frances Cuka ... Anne Higgins / ... (3 episodes, 1967-1968)
Leslie Sands ... Alfred / ... (3 episodes, 1967-1968)
Joan Hickson ... Matron / ... (3 episodes, 1968-1981)
John Welsh ... Director / ... (3 episodes, 1968-1978)

Francesca Annis ... Elaine / ... (3 episodes, 1968-1974)

Nerys Hughes ... Anita / ... (3 episodes, 1968-1969)
Mark Jones ... Bill / ... (3 episodes, 1968-1969)

Lynn Farleigh ... Heather Massie / ... (3 episodes, 1969-1981)
Carla Challoner ... Girl on the quay / ... (3 episodes, 1969-1970)
Susan Littler ... Ann Stafford / ... (3 episodes, 1970-1981)
David Cook ... Keith / ... (3 episodes, 1977-1980)
Lloyd Peters ... Gang member / ... (3 episodes, 1979-1980)
Corrinna Sklar ... Sue Fletcher (3 episodes, 1980)
Richard Tolan ... Greg (3 episodes, 1980)
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Series Directed by
John Jacobs (13 episodes, 1967-1974)
Michael Apted (11 episodes, 1968-1972)
David Cunliffe (8 episodes, 1968-1982)
Barry Davis (7 episodes, 1967-1971)
Joan Kemp-Welch (6 episodes, 1967-1972)
Dennis Vance (6 episodes, 1968-1977)
Christopher Hodson (5 episodes, 1968-1982)
Graham Evans (5 episodes, 1968-1979)
Valerie Hanson (5 episodes, 1968-1972)
Derek Bennett (5 episodes, 1970-1982)
Mike Newell (4 episodes, 1967-1981)
Marc Miller (4 episodes, 1967-1978)
John Frankau (4 episodes, 1968-1981)
James Ormerod (4 episodes, 1968-1979)
Guy Verney (4 episodes, 1968-1970)
Brian Mills (4 episodes, 1969-1974)
John Sichel (4 episodes, 1969-1972)
Simon Langton (4 episodes, 1979-1980)
Peter Duguid (3 episodes, 1968-1982)
Alvin Rakoff (3 episodes, 1968-1982)
Mike Vardy (3 episodes, 1968-1982)
Piers Haggard (3 episodes, 1968-1969)
Gareth Davies (3 episodes, 1979-1981)
John Glenister (3 episodes, 1980-1981)
John Gorrie (2 episodes, 1967-1969)
Peter Moffatt (2 episodes, 1968)
Herbert Wise (2 episodes, 1968)
June Howson (2 episodes, 1969-1974)
Christopher Morahan (2 episodes, 1969-1971)
Mike Hodges (2 episodes, 1969-1970)
John Bruce (2 episodes, 1977-1980)
Stephen Frears (2 episodes, 1977-1978)
Waris Hussein (2 episodes, 1977-1978)
Moira Armstrong (2 episodes, 1978)
Brian Farnham (2 episodes, 1979-1980)
Leonard Lewis (2 episodes, 1979)
 
Series Writing credits
Peter Wildeblood (5 episodes, 1968-1970)
Marc Brandel (5 episodes, 1968)
William Corlett (4 episodes, 1979-1980)
John Whitewood (3 episodes, 1967-1974)
Julian Bond (3 episodes, 1967-1970)
Stanley Miller (3 episodes, 1967-1969)
John Hale (3 episodes, 1967-1968)
D.H. Lawrence (3 episodes, 1967)
Roy Clarke (3 episodes, 1968-1977)
Fay Weldon (3 episodes, 1968-1972)
William Marchant (3 episodes, 1968-1969)
Noël Coward (3 episodes, 1968)
Kenneth Jupp (3 episodes, 1968)
James Saunders (3 episodes, 1969-1977)
Hugh Whitemore (3 episodes, 1970-1981)
Henry Livings (3 episodes, 1970-1978)
William Trevor (3 episodes, 1971-1978)
Alun Owen (3 episodes, 1971-1974)
Arthur Hopcraft (3 episodes, 1971-1972)
Alan Plater (3 episodes, 1972-1979)
John Bowen (2 episodes, 1967-1980)
John Westgate (2 episodes, 1968-1971)
Don Cornelius (2 episodes, 1968)
Kevin Laffan (2 episodes, 1968)
Joe Orton (2 episodes, 1968)
Jack Rosenthal (2 episodes, 1968)
Brian Phelan (2 episodes, 1969-1981)
Clive Exton (2 episodes, 1969-1979)
David Ambrose (2 episodes, 1969-1973)
Mike Hodges (2 episodes, 1969-1970)
Anthony Skene (2 episodes, 1969-1970)
John Foster (2 episodes, 1969)
Carey Harrison (2 episodes, 1969)
Leo Lehmann (2 episodes, 1969)
Noel Robinson (2 episodes, 1970)
Kenneth Cope (2 episodes, 1971-1973)
Peter Prince (2 episodes, 1977-1978)
J.C. Wilsher (2 episodes, 1979-1981)
Frances Galleymore (2 episodes, 1981)

Series Produced by
Peter Willes .... executive producer / producer (23 episodes, 1967-1980)
Cecil Clarke .... producer / executive producer (20 episodes, 1967-1972)
David Cunliffe .... executive producer / producer (18 episodes, 1979-1982)
Peter Eckersley .... producer (10 episodes, 1970-1979)
Barry Hanson .... producer (10 episodes, 1977-1978)
Robert Buckler .... producer (9 episodes, 1979-1981)
Leonard White .... producer (8 episodes, 1968-1969)
Michael Dunlop .... producer (7 episodes, 1977-1981)
John Jacobs .... producer (6 episodes, 1967-1970)
Margaret Morris .... producer (6 episodes, 1967-1969)
Gordon McDougall .... producer (6 episodes, 1969-1970)
Richard Bates .... producer (6 episodes, 1969)
John Bowen .... producer (6 episodes, 1980)
Juliet Grimm .... associate producer (6 episodes, 1980)
John Frankau .... executive producer (6 episodes, 1981)
John Sichel .... producer (5 episodes, 1968-1969)
Marc Brandel .... producer (5 episodes, 1968)
Peter Wildeblood .... producer (4 episodes, 1968)
Joan Rodker .... producer (3 episodes, 1982)
H.V. Kershaw .... executive producer (2 episodes, 1968)
Mike Hodges .... producer (2 episodes, 1969-1970)
Lloyd Shirley .... executive producer (2 episodes, 1969-1970)
Dennis Potter .... producer (2 episodes, 1970)
Nicholas Palmer .... producer (2 episodes, 1974-1981)
Pat Sandys .... producer (2 episodes, 1980-1982)
June Roberts .... producer (2 episodes, 1980)
Derek Bennett .... producer (2 episodes, 1982)
 
Series Original Music by
Derek Hilton (13 episodes, 1967-1969)
Peter Greenwell (3 episodes, 1968)
Ron Grainer (3 episodes, 1980)
George Fenton (2 episodes, 1977-1978)
 
Series Cinematography by
Chris Menges (2 episodes, 1977-1978)
 
Series Film Editing by
Mike Taylor (3 episodes, 1968-1977)
David Aspinall (3 episodes, 1980)
Don Kelly (2 episodes, 1968)
 
Series Casting by
Rebecca Howard (2 episodes, 1979-1981)
Sheila Trezise (2 episodes, 1979-1981)
 
Series Production Design by
Roy Stonehouse (8 episodes, 1968-1970)
Colin Rees (6 episodes, 1969-1974)
Terry Pritchard (4 episodes, 1967-1970)
Denis Parkin (4 episodes, 1967-1969)
Eileen Diss (4 episodes, 1968-1980)
Alan Price (4 episodes, 1968-1977)
Peter Caldwell (4 episodes, 1968-1969)
Lewis Logan (4 episodes, 1968-1969)
Michael Eve (4 episodes, 1969-1977)
Alex Clarke (4 episodes, 1979-1982)
Martyn Hebert (4 episodes, 1981-1982)
Alan Pickford (3 episodes, 1967-1982)
Michael Wield (3 episodes, 1967-1968)
Roger Andrews (3 episodes, 1968-1982)
Vic Symonds (3 episodes, 1968-1980)
Peter Le Page (3 episodes, 1968-1978)
James Weatherup (3 episodes, 1969-1974)
Patrick Downing (3 episodes, 1969-1970)
Harry Clark (3 episodes, 1978-1981)
Frederick Pusey (2 episodes, 1968)
Michael Bailey (2 episodes, 1969)
Richard Lake (2 episodes, 1970-1981)
Natasha Kroll (2 episodes, 1971-1979)
Barry Learoyd (2 episodes, 1972-1974)
David Ferris (2 episodes, 1977-1980)
Bill Palmer (2 episodes, 1977-1979)
Philip Blowers (2 episodes, 1978-1982)
Michael Minas (2 episodes, 1978-1980)
Jeremy Bear (2 episodes, 1979-1982)
Mike Hall (2 episodes, 1979-1980)
Robin Parker (2 episodes, 1979)
Anthony Cartledge (2 episodes, 1980-1981)
Peter Elliott (2 episodes, 1980-1981)
 
Series Art Direction by
Lewis Logan (1 episode, 1968)
 
Series Costume Design by
Michael Robbie (2 episodes, 1979-1981)
 
Series Makeup Department
Phillipa Haigh .... makeup artist (2 episodes, 1982)
 
Series Production Management
Bill Gilmour .... unit manager (1 episode, 1968)
Ian Ferguson .... unit manager (1 episode, 1982)
 
Series Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Allan James .... assistant director (1 episode, 1977)
Gary White .... first assistant director (1 episode, 1979)
Linda Graeme .... second assistant director (1 episode, 1981)
 
Series Art Department
James Bould .... designer (1 episode, 1969)
Lester Halhed .... graphic designer (1 episode, 1979)
Tony Sharpe .... graphics (1 episode, 1982)
Richard Wisdom .... graphics (1 episode, 1982)
 
Series Sound Department
Basil Rootes .... sound (3 episodes, 1969-1977)
Phil Smith .... sound recordist (2 episodes, 1968)
Peter Walker .... dubbing mixer (2 episodes, 1968)
Freddie Slade .... dubbing mixer (2 episodes, 1970-1977)
Richard Daniel .... sound (2 episodes, 1979-1981)
 
Series Visual Effects by
Eddie Kay .... vision control (1 episode, 1982)
 
Series Camera and Electrical Department
David Wood .... cameraman / film cameraman (2 episodes, 1968)
Peter Squires .... lighting / lighting technician (2 episodes, 1982)
 
Series Editorial Department
Peter Phillips .... vision mixer (1 episode, 1979)
Fred Turner .... editor: video tape (1 episode, 1979)
Mary Forrest .... vision mixer (1 episode, 1981)
Sue James .... vision mixer (1 episode, 1982)
Jackie O'Gorman .... vision mixer (1 episode, 1982)
Lance Tattersall .... vtr editor (1 episode, 1982)
 
Series Location Management
Peter Crowhurst .... location manager / location supervisor (2 episodes, 1979-1981)
 
Series Music Department
Don Banks .... composer: theme tune (1 episode, 1967)
 
Series Other crew
Ann Scott .... story editor / script editor (11 episodes, 1978-1981)
Sally Head .... story editor / script editor (6 episodes, 1977)
John Rosenberg .... script editor (4 episodes, 1968-1974)
Sue Pethybridge .... production assistant (2 episodes, 1977-1979)
 

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