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Counterstrike: King's Gambit


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Written by Patrick Alexander
Starring Jon Finch, Sarah Brackett
Two apparently respectable businessmen, running an electronics factory, are investigated by a journalist called Simon King. The businessmen turn out to be far from respectable and the journalist, they discover, is not a journalist. Who is Simon King - or rather, what is he?


Writer: Patrick Alexander
Series created by: Tony Williamson
Make-up: Teresa Wright
Costumes: Rita Reekie
Designer: John Hurst
Script Editor: David Rolfe
Producer: Patrick Alexander
Director: Vere Lorrimer
Idris Evans: Clive Merrison
JIll: Angela Vincent
Simon: Jon Finch
Newsreader: Michael Gaunt
Sir Charles Cuttle: Charles Durant
Reporter: David Lyell
Evans's mate: Bill Lyons
Jeffries: Reginald Whitehead
Armstrong: Bernard Shine
Baldock: Noel Johnson
Scaife: Tom Kempinski
Staff nurse: Jane Evers
Mary: Sarah Brackett
Dr. Webber: Brian Badcoe
Control: Katie Fitzroy
Sergeant: Edward Clayton

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Counterstrike: King's Gambit

BBC One London, 8 September 1969 21.10

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