The Professionals (1977–1983)
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Private Madness, Public Danger 

Charles Nesbitt, an expert on chemical warfare, has a plan to flood the water supply of London with lethal hallucenogenic drugs. In order to show what he has in mind he intends to have a ... See full summary »

Director:

Douglas Camfield

Writers:

Brian Clemens (creator), Anthony Read
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Cast

Episode cast overview, first billed only:
Gordon Jackson ... George Cowley
Martin Shaw ... Doyle
Lewis Collins ... Bodie
Keith Barron ... Charles Nesbitt
Donald Douglas ... Eric Sutton
Di Trevis Di Trevis ... Susan Fenton
Angus MacKay Angus MacKay ... Gerald Harvey
Trevor Adams Trevor Adams ... Benny
Christopher Ellison ... Biggs, CI5 Agent
Peter Penry-Jones Peter Penry-Jones ... Cummings
Penny Irving ... Pam
Gloria Maley Gloria Maley ... Pretty Nurse (as Gloria Walker)
Bridget Brice ... Betty, Cowley's secretary
Donald MacIver Donald MacIver ... Hoskins
Melanie Peck Melanie Peck ... Barmaid
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Storyline

Charles Nesbitt, an expert on chemical warfare, has a plan to flood the water supply of London with lethal hallucenogenic drugs. In order to show what he has in mind he intends to have a dummy run outside of the capital and the Professionals have to head him off. Written by don @ minifie-1

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Genres:

Action | Comedy | Crime

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Language:

English

Release Date:

30 December 1977 (UK) See more »

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Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Did You Know?

Trivia

According to producer Euan Lloyd the series was so popular amongst the British military that some SAS soldiers deployed in the first Gulf War wore T-shirts printed with the slogan 'What would Bodie do?' See more »

Goofs

In the scene at the start of the episode, Nesbitt's jeans are muddy from being in a field, but in the following scene(s) they are clean. See more »

Quotes

Ted Miller: [before jumping out of the window] The sky's very big.
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Soundtracks

The professionals
Composed by Laurie Johnson
Album 'The Rose And The Gun'
Published by Standard Music Ltd
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