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Dr. Finlay's Casebook: Odds on Johnny


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by A. J. Cronin.
dramatised by Alistair Bell.
Starring Andrew Cruickshank, Barbara Mullen
with Bill Simpson as Dr Finlay
Guest stars: David Andrews, Robert Urquhart, Peter Woodthorpe


Author: A.J. Cronin
Dramatised by: Alistair Bell
Film Cameraman: Peter Sargent
Film Editor: Valerie Best
Associate: Graham Stewart
Producer: Campbell Logan
Director: George Spenton
Dr Finlay: Bill Simpson
Dr Cameron: Andrew Cruickshank
Janet: Barbara Mullen
Isa Robb: Dorothy White
Johnny Robb: David Andrews
Sandy Douglas: George Cormack
Dude Carroll: Robert Urquhart
Ned Sutherland: John Grieve
Alex Docherty: Peter Woodthorpe
Jean Docherty: Shelagh Fraser
Chrissie: Elizabeth White
Muriel: Julie Booth
Mistress Niven: Effie Morrison
Barman: Graham Ashley
Dunky Grant: Jon Luxton
Halliday: Mark Powell
P.C. Dickie: David MacMillan

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Dr. Finlay's Casebook: Odds on Johnny

BBC Television, 1 November 1963 20.10

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