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Malice Aforethought


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by FRANCIS ILES dramatised in four parts by PHILIP MACKIE starring
2: Dr Bickleigh's passionate affair with Madeleine Cranmere now fills his life. When Julia refuses to divorce him the only solution is murder.
Don't miss this/ (SUNDAY MIRROR) The kind of production at which the BBC excels (DAILY EXPRESS) Music composed by RON GRAINER Producer RICHARD BEYNON Directed by CYRIL coke


Unknown: Philip MacKie
Unknown: Madeleine Cranmere
Composed By: Ron Grainer
Producer: Richard Beynon
Directed By: Cyril Coke
Dr Bickleigh: Hywel Bennett
Julia: Judy Parfitt
Madeleine: Cheryl Campbell
Quarnian Torr: Briony McRoberts
Miss Peavy: Shirley Cain
Florence: Susan Forrett
Sir Tamerton Foliott: John Harvet
Denny Bourne: Christopher Guard
Hilda: Doreen Mantle
Victor: Michael Lees
Ivy Ridgeway: Belinda Carroll
Maid: Vivienne Moore
Gwynyfryd Rattery: Rohan McCullough
Mrs Torr: Elizabeth Stewart
The Rev Hessary Torr: Harold Innocent
Miss Wapsworthy: Mary Laine
William Chatford: David Ashford

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