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Mitch: Something Private (S1EP1 ITV 31 Aug 1984, John Thaw)



Something Private: When the body of a missing ten year old boy is found close to his home, newspaper crime reporter Mitch travels to the village in the Cotswolds to report on the murder, but as the locals are unwilling to talk to strangers about it, he has a tough job on his hands trying to uncover the truth.

Regular Cast: John Thaw (Tom Mitchell aka Mitch), Clare Higgins (Jo), David Calder (Ben Hall)

Guest Cast:
Gawn Grainger (Jerry Nicholson), Eileen Nicholas (Joyce Barlow), Emrys James, Christine Hargreaves, Philip Dunbar, Jeanne Watts, Niven Boyd, Andy Rashleigh, Arthur Whybrow, Suzie Cerys, Nick Burnell, Edwina Ford, Alan Bodenham, Reg Stewart [as Reginald Stewart], Paul Williamson, Patricia Donovan, Gary Olsen, Stephen Gordon, Desmond Cullum-Jones, John Golightly

Writer: Roger Marshall / Director: Peter Cregeen

Airdate: 31 Aug 1984 on ITV

Series: Mitch Season 1 Episode 1

Show Info: 10 part crime drama series detailing the cases of a Fleet street crime reporter.