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THE ADVENTURES OF THE SCARLET PIMPERNEL


Title of The TV Programme THE ADVENTURES OF THE SCARLET PIMPERNEL
Alternative Titles THE SCARLET PIMPERNEL
English Titles  
Title of The Episode  
Year of The First Broadcast 1955
Broadcasting network ITV
Country of Origin UK
Language(s) English
Run Time (in minutes)  
Colour b/w
Based on/Source Novel by Baroness Orczy
Production Companies Towers of London/ITP
Producer(s) Harry Alan Towers, Marius Goring; Anthony Gilkison, Dennis Vance, David MacDonald
Creator  
Director Michael McCarthy, David MacDonald, Wolf Rilla, Dennis Vance
Cast Marius Goring (as Sir Percy Blakeney), Stanley Van Beers (as Chauvelin), Anthony Newlands, Lucie Mannheim, Patrick Troughton, Alexander Gauge, Christopher Lee, Yvonne Furneaux, Alfie Bass, Robert Shaw
Literature http://www.screenonline.org.uk/tv/id/481158/index.html
Special notes The series contained eighteen 30-minute episodes, shown from 28 September 1955 to 24 July 1956
"Chauvelin's spy at the Regent's Court was the Countess de la Valliere, played by the striking Lucie Mannhein (the real-life Mrs Goring)." (Tise Vahimagi, screenline.org.uk)




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