Episodes Special Branch: Reported Missing (ITV 28 Oct 1970, with Nicola Pagett) Published 2 years ago on May 15, 2017 In Reported Missing Russian ballerina Lydia Tamarova goes missing whilst on a cultural exchange tour in England. Special Branch tackle the classic plot of a possible defecting Russian with a great deal of aplomb, it’s quite amusing to see Inman flirting with young Lydia before she disappears from the hotel. It’s an important that it is established that Inman has a liking for Lydia because when she approaches him later for help in claiming political asylum he is keen to help her. Inman tries his hand at flirting with young Lydia. What SB don’t know is that another member of the group, Leonid Rubin, is actually using the visit to pass information to a group that is helping dissident Russian writers. It’s a good strong episode for Inman, allowing him to show a softer side than he normally does, luckily although the whole thing threatens to blow up in his face he gets sorted out in the end. Brian Wilde as , leader of the group trying to help dissident Russian writers. classic quote “Freedom is to do what you want for your own reasons. For me freedom is a mink coat.” production details UK / ITV – Thames / 1×50 minute episode / Broadcast Wednesday 28 October 1970 at 9.00pm Writer: Louis Marks / Production Design: Mike Hall / Director: Dennis Vance Series: Special Branch Season 2 Episode 12 cast Derren Nesbitt as Jordan Fulton Mackay as Inman Morris perry as Moxon Brian Wilde as Alan Pritchard Brian Haines as Leonid Rubin Rachel Herbert as Ilena Petrova Sheila Ruskin as Sheila Franklyn Nicola Pagett as Lydia Tamarova Milos Kirek as Galyavitch Ron Hickey as Kilyagin Roger Kemp as Peter Simmons Brian WildeDennis VanceITVLouis MarksNicola PagettSpecial BranchThamesTV Advertisement advertisement and this just in Episodes14 hours ago Bring It!: Breaking the Curse of the B-Squad (S5EP20 Lifetime Thurs 28 Feb 2019) Breaking the Curse of the B-Squad: Alumni Kayla and Sunjai arrive at the Dollhouse to help the B-Squad break their... Episodes14 hours ago The Titan Games: The Titan Games Championship (Season Finale NBC Thurs 28 Feb 2019) The Titan Games Championship: After thousands of hopefuls applied, a field of 64 exceptional athletes has been narrowed down to... Episodes14 hours ago How to Get Away with Murder: Please Say No One Else Is Dead (Season finale ABC Thurs 28 Feb 2019) Please Say No One Else Is Dead: Annalise and her team need to get to the truth before the truth... Episodes14 hours ago Flack: Episode Two (Pop Thurs 28 Feb 2019) Episode Two: Robyn tries to distract the press from the fact that her pop star client is being dropped by... Episodes14 hours ago Better Things: Chicago (S3EP1 FX Thurs 28 Feb 2019) Chicago: Sam and Max go on a trip. Written by Pamela Adlon Directed by Pamela Adlon Airdate: Thursday 28 February... search EPISODES Episodes14 hours ago Hollywood Medium with Tyler Henry: Terra Jole, Lizzo, Howie Mandel (S4EP2 E! Thurs 28 Feb 2019) Terra Jole, Lizzo, Howie Mandel: Terra Jole breaks down as Tyler delivers a message of validation from her deceased father;... Episodes14 hours ago The Orville: Identity Part 2 (S2EP9 FOX Thurs 28 Feb 2019) Identity Part 2: Ed and the crew travel to Isaac’s home planet Kaylon in the second half of this two... Episodes14 hours ago A Million Little Things: goodbye (Season finale ABC Thurs 28 Feb 2019) goodbye: With questions still lingering around Jon’s death, his loved ones try to move on, each taking meaningful steps forward... advertisement MOVIES Movies2 weeks ago Private Worlds (Paramount 1935, Charles Boyer, Claudette Colbert) Charles Boyer stars as the new superintendent of a progressive mental hospital. His apparent coldness first arouses resentment among the... Movies2 weeks ago Yucatán (2018, Luis Tosar, Stephanie Cayo) In farcical comedy Yucatán a pair of white collar thieves compete fiercely against each other trying to steal from an... Movies2 weeks ago The Breaker Upperers (Netflix Fri 15 Feb 2019, Jackie van Beek, Madeleine Sami) Two women run a business breaking up couples for cash but when one develops a conscience their friendship unravels. production... MY TV TONIGHTWhat's on and when. Broadcast, cable and streaming... BRITISH FILM 1930-1990The Viewer's Guide to British Film 1930-1990 Indepth guide to six decades of cinema in the UK.