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Portrait Of Alison (BBC Crime, Patrick Barr)



Francis Durbridge thriller serial Portrait of Alison focused on Tim Forester (Patrick Barr) who investigates the strange events surrounding the death of his brother in Italy.

Robert Beatty appeared in a film version the same year.

Cast: Patrick Barr as Tim Forester; Brian Wilde as David Forester; Lockwood West as Detective Inspector Layton; Anthony Nicholls as Major Colby; Arnold Bell as Norman Briggs; Peter Dyneley as Henry Carmichael; William Lucas as Reg Dorking

Writer: Francis Durbridge / Producer and Director: Alan Bromly

UK / BBC / 6×30 minutes / 16 February – 23 March 1955