Herbert Wise


P.D. James (novel), Robin Chapman (dramatisation)


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Episode cast overview, first billed only:
Roy Marsden ... Adam Dalgliesh
Barry Foster ... Dr. Maxim Howarth
Geoffrey Palmer ... Dr. Edwin Lorrimer
Ray Brooks ... Dr. Henry Kerrison
Andrew Ray Andrew Ray ... Clifford Bradley
Cyril Cusack ... Mr. Lorrimer
John Vine John Vine ... DS John Massingham
Malcolm Terris ... DI Tom Doyle
Brenda Blethyn ... Angela Foley
Fiona Walker ... Stella Mawson, aka 'Star'
Chloe Franks ... Brenda Pridmore
Sheridan Ball Sheridan Ball ... Sue Bradley
John Bryans John Bryans ... Chief Superintendent Mercer
Ivor Roberts Ivor Roberts ... Inspector Blakelock
Stephen Thorne ... Paul Middlemass


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Crime | Drama | Mystery



Release Date:

22 April 1983 (UK) See more »

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Production Co:

Anglia Television See more »
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Adam Dalgliesh: When you interviewed Angela Foley how did she strike you?
DS John Massingham: She seemed totally disinterested in anything to do with Lorrimer.
Adam Dalgliesh: Uninterested, John.
DS John Massingham: Pardon?
Adam Dalgliesh: Uninterested.
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