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The Old Men at the Zoo 

Satirical piece set in a zoo, which is plunged into a crisis when a giraffe escapes.
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1983  
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Series cast summary:
Stuart Wilson ...  Simon Carter 5 episodes, 1983
Marius Goring ...  Emile Englander 5 episodes, 1983
Andrew Cruickshank Andrew Cruickshank ...  Mr. Sanderson 5 episodes, 1983
Barry Stanton ...  Strawson 5 episodes, 1983
Toria Fuller ...  Martha Carter 5 episodes, 1983
Robert Morley ...  Lord Godmanchester 4 episodes, 1983
Robert Urquhart Robert Urquhart ...  Sir Robert Falcon 4 episodes, 1983
John Phillips ...  Dr. Charles Langley-Beard 4 episodes, 1983
Richard Wordsworth ...  Matthew Price 4 episodes, 1983
Priscilla Morgan ...  Mrs. Purrett 4 episodes, 1983
Jacquie Cassidy Jacquie Cassidy ...  Maryon 4 episodes, 1983
Maurice Denham ...  Dr. Edwin Leacock 3 episodes, 1983
Roland Culver ...  Lord Oresby 3 episodes, 1983
Shelagh Fraser ...  Diana Price 3 episodes, 1983
Jan Harvey ...  Harriet Leacock 3 episodes, 1983
Kipper Ellis Kipper Ellis ...  Violet Carter 3 episodes, 1983
Alan Renton Alan Renton ...  Reggie Carter 3 episodes, 1983
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Satirical piece set in a zoo, which is plunged into a crisis when a giraffe escapes.

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Comedy

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Trivia

The large pink signet ring that Marius Goring (Emile Englander) wears throughout the series is the same one that he wore in two previous productions, as Commandant Razinski in the film Highly Dangerous (1950) and as Sir Percy Blakeney/The Scarlet Pimpernel in the television series The Adventures of the Scarlet Pimpernel (1955). See more »

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Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

15 September 1983 (UK) See more »

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Technical Specs

Runtime:

| (5 episodes)

Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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