Homicide (1964–1977)
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Mad Dog Kelly 

An incident in the cells of the city watch-house leads to an inquiry which threatens the career of Sen. Det. Kelly.



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Episode credited cast:
... Insp. Reg Lawson (as Charles Tingwell)
Don Barker ... Det. Sgt. Harry White
... Sen. Det. Pat Kelly
Gary Day ... Sen. Det. Phil Redford
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Arthur Barradell-Smith ... Doctor
Ernie Bourne ... George Stevens
Bryan Davies ... Edward Palmer
Michael Duffield ... Chief Supt. Joe Beldon
Richard Gilbert ... 'Sniffy' Tyler
Gary Gray ... Const. Craig
Monica Maughan ... Mrs. Hunter
Don Philps ... Sgt. Jenkins
... Howard Nelson


Two criminals are arrested by Det. Kelly for the murder of a young constable. While being charged in the city watch-house an argument occurs. Kelly, after being up all night, is in no mood for nonsense and following threats from one of the criminals a fight breaks out. Later, one of the criminals, Howard Nelson, murders another inmate, Edward Palmer, and blames Kelly for the death due to injuries received from the previous fight. A resulting inquiry threatens Kelly's career. Written by Darren Smith

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Action | Crime | Drama



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30 October 1973 (Australia)  »

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Did You Know?


John Waters' performance in this episode brought him to the attention of Australian Broadcasting Commission producer Oscar Whitbread, who subsequently cast him as Sgt. McKellar in Rush (1974). See more »

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