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Out of the Unknown: Random Quest


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by John Wyndham
Dramatised by Owen Holder
With Keith Barron, Tracy Reed, Noel Howlett, Bernard Brown and Carole Boyer
A physicist, blown up in a laboratory accident, finds himself in another plane of existence, parallel in time to our own. He finds a ready-made life as a novelist, and a new group of friends and business acquaintances. More important, he finds he is married to a beautiful girl who apparently hates him. How can he explain that he is not the man she thinks he is?


Author: John Wyndham
Dramatised by: Owen Holder
Title music composed and conducted by: Norman Kay
Incidental music composed and conducted by: Raymond Jones
Designer: Roy Oxley
Producer: Alan Bromly
Director: Christopher Barry
Colin Trafford: Keith Barron
Taxi driver: George Lee
Ottilie: Tracy Reed
Mrs Walters: Beatrice Kane
Dr Harshom: Noel Howlett
Munnings: Arnold Ridley
George: Charles Lamb
Martin: Bernard Brown
Television newsreader: McDonald Hobley
Gerry: Carole Boyer
Trevor: Bernard Finch
Bates: Reg Peters
Laura: Anna Darlington
Nurse Maclean: Molly Weir
Mrs Gale: Beryl Cooke

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Out of the Unknown: Random Quest

BBC Two England, 11 February 1969 21.05

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