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Hidden Truth, The

Crime drama series The Hidden Truth focussed on a team of forensic scientists working for the Department of Forensic Medicine. The team was headed up by Professor Lazard who also worked closely with Dr Ruth Colton and Dr Henry Fox.

One of the first such series to cover forensic medicine in a crime drama setting.

Guest stars included the likes of John Junkin, Glyn Houston, Peter Halliday, Peter Collingwood and Ursula Howells.

UK / ITV Network-Associated Rediffusion / 12×60 minute episodes / 9 July – 8 October 1964 / Thursdays @ 8.00pm black and white

Creators: John Whitney and Geoffrey Bellman / Producer: Stella Richman

cast
Alexander Knox as Professor Lazard
James Maxwell as Dr Henry Fox
Elizabeth Weaver as Dr Ruth Coliton
Zia Mohyeddin as Dr Hamavid de Silva

THE EPISODES 16 July – 6 October 1964
1. CAUSE OF DEATH
2. THE SHAPE
3. CROSS EXAMINATION
4. THE ACHILLES HEEL
5. A QUESTION OF INVOLVEMENT
6. PENNY POST PAID
7. THE GUINEA PIG
8. TWELVE GOOD MEN
9. SWEETS TO THE SWEET
10. ONE FOR THE ROAD
11. THE FINAL ANALYSIS
12. MISSING, BELIEVED KILLED
13. ONE OF THE HAMPSHIRE PARGETERS