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Series cast summary:
Bas van Toor ...  Bassie / ... 99 episodes, 1978-1996
Aad van Toor ...  Adriaan / ... 99 episodes, 1978-1996
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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10 January 1978 (Netherlands)  »

Also Known As:

Bassie en Adriaan en de diamant  »

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NLG 30,000 (estimated)
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Trivia

(series 2) The series had to be re-edited in 1984 after two episodes went missing. In 2005, one of the lost episodes had been found and was released on DVD. 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 »

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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 »


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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 See 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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