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Series cast summary:
Bas van Toor Bas van Toor ...  Bassie / ... 99 episodes, 1978-1996
Aad van Toor Aad van Toor ...  Adriaan / ... 99 episodes, 1978-1996
Paul van Gorcum Paul van Gorcum ...  De Baron / ... 55 episodes, 1979-1994
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Clown Bassie and acrobat Adriaan work in a circus. They seem to attract criminals and when Adriaan and Bassie manage to get a few arrested one criminal in specific devotes his life to making sure the two will never be able to do that again.

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Whatever happens, keep smiling


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Netherlands

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Dutch | English | Spanish | French | German | Greek | Italian

Release Date:

10 January 1978 (Netherlands) See more »

Also Known As:

Bassie en Adriaan en de diamant See more »

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Budget:

NLG 30,000 (estimated)
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Stereo | Mono (Dolby 2.0)

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Black and White (seasons 1-3)| Color (seasons 4-10)

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4:3
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Trivia

(series 2) Actors Paul Meyer and Wil Sibbelee both returned from the previous series, yet in new roles, respectively as the thieves' boss and thief B1. In the previous series, Meyer had played the circus director who hires Bassie and Adriaan at the end of the series, while Sibbelee played a policeman. See more »

Goofs

Inspecteur Jeroen van der Steen aka The Captain speaks common Dutch without a local accent while being under hypnosis, but has a very strong Flemish accent when waking up. See more »

Crazy Credits

The show's leader contains several scenes which were only shot for the leader, in order to make the viewer curious about the story, while never appearing in the series itself. See more »

Alternate Versions

In the mid-1980s, there were two episodes missing, episode 2 and 7 of season 2. So Aad van Toor re-edited the series, to make the story work without those episodes. All reruns, videos and DVDs until 2004 are missing about three episodes because of this. (Aad had to delete about one episode of material to remove any references to the missing episodes.) One of the two missing episodes was rediscovered in 2004 (episode 2). It was put back in again, together with some of the material referring to it. See more »

Connections

Featured in Bassie & Adriaan: Brieven aan de Koningin (1992) See more »

Soundtracks

Hallo Vriendjes
(opening song)
Written by Aad van Toor
Arranged by Aad Klaris
Performed by Bas van Toor (as Bassie) and Aad van Toor (as Adriaan)
Featured in seasons 5, 6, 7, 8, 9 and 10
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Conquering Europe
6 April 2001 | by erwan_tichelerSee all my reviews

This serie is absolute entertainment like all the Bassie and Adriaan-adventures.

In this adventure we see the villains B-100 and Handy Harry for the first time.

Bassie and Adriaan travel all over Europe to find secret packages.

Great fun !


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