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The Dark Island: Episode 6 (S1EP6 BBC 12 Aug 1962, Denis Holmes)



Episode 6: What was Dr. Glenville doing in the islands? Who is the mysterious friend of Colonel Jamieson whom Grant recognised? Who killed Grant and why? Nicolson makes an expedition to the dark island while the trawlers wait, and there is an unexpected meeting in the black house.

Regular Cast: Robert Hardy (Nicolson), Francis Matthews (Grant), Angela Browne (Mary Somers), Cyril Luckham (Brigadier), Bryden Murdoch (Ian McLeod), William Sherwood (Colonel Jamieson), Michael Golden (Swanson), Edward Jewesbury (George Hammond)

Guest Cast: Denis Holmes (Major Williams), Walter Carr (Davy McNeil), Angus Martin, William Simpson, James Gibson, Wallace Campbell, Michael Barrington, Arthur Boland

Writer: Robert Barr / Director: Gerard Glaister

Airdate: 12 Aug 1962 on BBC

Series: The Dark Island Season 1 Episode 6

Show Info: Six part BBC scifi thriller set on the Outer Hebridean island of Benbecula.