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Gideon C.I.D. 

Gideon's Way (original title)
Follows Commander George Gideon of Scotland Yard and his family life.

Creator:

John Creasey
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1967   1966   1965   1964  

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Cast

Series cast summary:
John Gregson ...  Commander George Gideon 26 episodes, 1964-1967
Alexander Davion ...  Chief Insp. David Keen / ... 26 episodes, 1964-1967
Daphne Anderson ...  Kate Gideon 25 episodes, 1964-1967
Richard James Richard James ...  Matthew Gideon 11 episodes, 1964-1967
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Follows Commander George Gideon of Scotland Yard and his family life.

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Crime | Drama | Mystery

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Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

14 November 1964 (UK) See more »

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Runtime:

(26 episodes)

Sound Mix:

Mono

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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This show was a different kind of Police drama in comparison to previous ones. This series featured more in the way of grittier violence and a lot more location shooting around London's East End. See more »

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Referenced in Endeavour: Girl (2013) See more »

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Based on John Creasey novels
9 July 2003 | by cyclonevSee all my reviews

The 'Gideon's Way' TV series was based on a series of novels by John Creasey. The series was written/published, under the pseudonym of J J Marrick, between 1955 ('Gideon's Day') and 1976 ('Gideon's Drive'). I picked up another Gideon novel at an op shop (thrift shop) which was written and published after after John Creasey's death but was written by someone else using the pseudonym J J Marrick (it was very poor).

As with the 60s TV series, 'The Baron', John Creasey is again strangely not credited here as at least the creator of the characters.


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