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Shirley’s World (ITV 1972 with Shirley Maclaine and John Gregson)

UK / ITV – ATV – Sheldon Leonard / 17×30 minute episodes / Broadcast 21 January – 14 May 1972

Creator/Producers: Frank Tarloff, Melville Shavelson / Producer: Barry Delamaine / Music: Laurie Johnson / Associate Producer: Ronald Rubin

Comedy drama series. American Shirley Logan moves to London to begin working as a journalist but seems to spend much of the series in Hong Kong. Unusually ATV try the half hour format for one of their comedy action adventure series. Something they were experimenting with at this time. The Adventurer, also made in 1972 also went for a half hour format.

cast
SHIRLEY MACLAINE as Shirley Logan
JOHN GREGSON as Dennis Croft
KIM SMITH as Rodney