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Doomwatch: Fire and Brimstone (S3EP1 BBC1 5 Jun 1972, Caroline Rogers)



Fire and Brimstone: Ridge finds the pollution in the world too much to bear and resorts to new levels to get the governments to meet his anti-pollution terms. He steals phials of anthrax and threatens to destroy humanity. The hunt is on to find him before it is too late.

Regular Cast: John Paul (Dr. Spencer Quist), Simon Oates (Dr. John Ridge), John Barron (The Minister), Elizabeth Weaver (Dr. Anne Tarrant), John Bown (Cmdr. Neil Stafford), Joby Blanshard (Colin Bradley), Vivien Sherrard (Barbara Mason)

Guest Cast: Henry Knowles (Dr. Richard Poole), Caroline Rogers (Julie), Michael Elwyn (Duncan), John Drake (Police Sergeant); Marcelle Samett, Julia Hand (Bystanders); John Berryman (Reporter), Eric Longworth (Prison Officer Clarke), Talfryn Thomas (Warren), Clifford Cox (Radio Operator); Jonathan Pryce, David Waterman (Police Constables); Frank Singuineau (Chemist)

Writer: Terence Dudley / Director: Terence Dudley

Airdate: 5 Jun 1972 on BBC1

Series: Doomwatch Season 3 Episode 1

Show Info: Scifi drama series. The Government sets up a special department to counteract unwanted scientific development.