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Barrister At Law (BBC-1 1969 with Edward Chapman and Sheila Fearn)

UK / BBC1 (Drama Playhouse) / 1x50m-e / 1969 Thursday 17-Jul-1969 / 8.00pm

Writer: Max Marquis / Design: Roy Oxley / Producer: Peter Alexander / Director: Vere Lorrimer

Drama. Barrister Percy Brent is asked by his daughter to defend her lover, however Brent severely dislikes the man. This was the first Drama Playhouse production, a pilot for a series that never happened. It was subtitled Winner Take Nothing.

cast
EDWARD CHAPMAN as Percy Brent
SHEILA FEARN as Catherine
JOHN MOORE as Eric Moore
BRIAN BLESSED as Tom Gardner
ILONA RODGERS as Jane Paston
JOHN CARLISLE as Victor
JOY SHELTON as Mrs Trevelyan
MARY MILLER as Anna
NEAL ARDEN as Captain Putts
GEOFFREY SUMNER as Dr Packard
MICHAEL BEINT as Detective Inspector Chester
KYNASTON REEVES as Judge
NOEL JOHNSON as Grenville
NORMAN ATKYNN as Usher
ALEX GALLIER as Clerk of the Court
PHILIP HOWARD as Foreman
PHILIPPA URQUHART as Policewoman
PAMELA PITCHFORD as Lena Dwyer

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