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Sykes and a Hypnotist


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Written by Eric Sykes.
Starring Eric Sykes and Hattie Jacques
featuring Robert Dorning, Valentine Dyall
with Arthur Hewlett, Tom Mennard, Desmond Jordan, David Drummond, Alec Bregonzi, Guy Deghy, Robert Webber, Barney Gilbraith, Bill Treacher, Stan Simmons, Fred Powell, Evelyn Lund, Louis Mansi, Felix Bowness, Tom Macaulay, Ian Gray, James Fitzgerald, Patrick Scanlan, Veronica Gardner, Marian Collins
See page 57
(First transmission on Nov. 6, 1964)


Writer: Eric Sykes
Incidental Music: Gordon Franks
Designer: John Wood
Producer: Philip Barker
Eric: Eric Sykes
Hattie: Hattie Jacques
[Actor]: Robert Dorning
[Actor]: Valentine Dyall
[Actor]: Arthur Hewlett
[Actor]: Tom Mennard
[Actor]: Desmond Jordan
[Actor]: David Drummond
[Actor]: Alec Bregonzi
[Actor]: Guy Deghy
[Actor]: Robert Webber
[Actor]: Barney Gilbraith
[Actor]: Bill Treacher
[Actor]: Stan Simmons
[Actor]: Fred Powell
[Actress]: Evelyn Lund
[Actor]: Louis Mansi
[Actor]: Felix Bowness
[Actor]: Tom MacAulay
[Actor]: Ian Gray
[Actor]: James Fitzgerald
[Actor]: Patrick Scanlan
[Actress]: Veronica Gardner
[Actress]: Marian Collins

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Sykes and a Hypnotist

BBC One London, 23 April 1965 20.00

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