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Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy: 1

on BBC One London

by John Le Carre
Dramatised by Arthur Hopcraft
[Starring] Alec Guinness
Also starring (in order of appearance) Bernard Hepton, Terence Rigby, Michael Aldridge, Ian Richardson, Alexander Knox, George Sewell, Ian Bannen, Michael Jayston, Nigel Stock, Anthony Bate, Hywel Bennett, Thorley Walters, Beryl Reid
A two-part version
'It's the oldest question of all, George: who can spy on the spies? You'll take the job? - Do whatever is necessary?'
And so, George answers the invitation to go forward and to go backwards over some very old ground.
(Part 2, Tuesday)

Contributors

Author:
John Le Carre
Dramatised By:
Arthur Hopcraft
George Smiley:
Alec Guinness
Toby Esterhase:
Bernard Hepton
Roy Bland:
Terence Rigby
Percy Alleline:
Michael Aldridge
Bill Haydon:
Ian Richardson
Control:
Alexander Knox
Mendel:
George Sewell
Prideaux:
Ian Bannen
Peter Guillam:
Michael Jayston
Roddy Martindale:
Nigel Stock
Lacon:
Anthony Bate
Ricki Tarr:
Hywel Bennett
Barak:
Milos Kirek
Czech guard:
Eugene Lipinski
Fawn:
Alec Sabin
Bookseller:
Brian Hawksley
Tufty Thessinger:
Thorley Walters
Boris:
Hilary Minster
Irina:
Susan Kodicek
Lauder Strickland:
Frank Moorey
Bryant:
Frank Compton
Norman:
Stephen Earle
Mrs Pope Graham:
Pauline Letts
Connie Sachs:
Beryl Reid
Alwyn:
Warren Clarke
Senior secretary:
Jean Rimmer
Paul Skordeno:
Joe Praml

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