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It’s Murder. But Is It Art?: Mr Drake Goes To Jail (S1EP2 BBC Two 30 Mar 1972, Sheila Keith)



Mr Drake Goes To Jail: Inspector Hook is holding Brigadier Binghop in custody, convinced that he is the murderer. But Mister Drake thinks otherwise.

Regular Cast: Arthur Lowe (Phineas Drake), Arthur Howard (Sillitoe), Dudley Foster (Inspector Hook), Anthony Sagar (Detective Sergeant Watson), John Nolan (Brian Gower)

Guest Cast: Jill Allen (Samantha Preston), Richard Hurndall (Brigadier Austin Binghop), Howard Lang (Chief Constable), Sheila Keith (Mrs MacPherson), Vicki Woolf (Helen Hunter), Petronella Barker (Fanny Templer), Philip Dunbar (Tony Holland), Christopher Owen (Julian Tomkin), Alister Williamson, Julie May, Norman Mitchell

Airdate: 30 Mar 1972 on BBC Two Two

Series: It’s Murder. But Is It Art? Season 1 Episode 2

Show Info: Comedy thriller serial. Phineas Drake, an amateur detective, investigates the murder of a young woman.