Comedy thriller serial Jack of Diamonds focused on a pair of private detectives, Bernie Weinstock and Norman Lugg of Crimebusters International, go in search of diamonds hidden in Holland during World War II.
As was his way Dick Emery, who starred, played a number of different roles.
UK / BBC One/ 6×30 minute episodes / Broadcast 3 June – 15 July 1982
Writer: John and Steven Singer / Music: Ronnie Hazlehurst / Costume: Pip Bryce / Producer: Stuart Allen
Dick Emery as Bernie Weinstock / Caretaker / Vicar / Lady Holtye / Cyril Blackman / General Von Klaus/ D I Dearlove
Tony Selby as Norman Lugg
Glynn Edwards as Reg
Christopher Bramwell as Oliver
James Villiers as George Billyard
1. SHE WAS ONLY A COLONEL’S DAUGHTER (3 Jun 83)
2. COLONEL OF THE NUTS (10 Jun 83)
3. A DRIP IN THE OCEAN (17 Jun 83)
4. GOING DUTCH (24 Jun 83)
5. HERR OF THE DOG (8 Jul 83)
6, THE FUN OF THE FAIR (15 Jul 83)