TV Tightrope (ITV 1972, Spencer Banks, John Savident) Published 2 years ago on August 24, 2016 In Tightrope Teenage Martin Clifford is heavily involved in study for his A-levels when he gets mixed up in a world of spies when he meets British Intelligence officer Forrester who is convinced that a group of enemy agents are targeting the NATO base close to Martin’s school. This exciting colour series now only exists in black and white (but at least it does still exist unlike so many of it’s contemporaries). Spencer Banks, star of Timeslip and then the ITV network’s favourite actor, stars as Martin. production details UK / ITV – ATV / 13×25 minute episodes / Broadcast 19 January – 12 April 1972 Writer: Victor Pemberton / Script Editor: Ruth Boswell / Production Design: Gerry Roberts / Producer: John Cooper / Directors: Ron Francis, David Foster cast Spencer Banks as Martin Clifford John Savident as Forrester David Munro Mr Harvey Frederick Treves as Mr Fletcher Marian Diamond as Miss Walker Michael Mellinger as Mr Elliott Michael Beint as Ron Desmond Mike Grady as Spud Melita Manger as Sally Action and AdventureATVEspionageFrederick TrevesITVJohn SavidentMike GradyRuth BoswellSpencer BanksTVVictor Pemberton Advertisement advertisement and this just in Episodes14 hours ago House Hunters: Green Acres In Agoura Hills (S153EP2 HGTV Mon 25 Feb 2019) Green Acres In Agoura Hills: A single mother wants to relocate to a home in the city of Agoura Hills,... Episodes14 hours ago Maine Cabin Masters Season 3 Episode 11 airs Mon 25 Feb 2019 on DIY A family from Maine work together to save a historic cabin from the 1930s that was owned by a famous... Episodes14 hours ago The Good Doctor: Believe (S2EP16 ABC Mon 25 Feb 2019) Believe: The new chief of surgery, Dr. Jackson Han (Daniel Dae Kim), believes Dr. Shaun Murphy is a liability more... Episodes14 hours ago The Enemy Within Series Premieres Mon 25 Feb 2019 on NBC Pilot: Former CIA agent Erica Shepherd is now known as one of the most notorious traitors in recent American history.... Episodes14 hours ago Grave Mysteries: Murder Behind Closed Doors (S2EP3 ID Mon 25 Feb 2019) Murder Behind Closed Doors: While hunting for clues in the case of 27-year-old single mother Ashley Melnyczok, who was murdered... search EPISODES Episodes14 hours ago American Pickers: Pick Like a Honey Badger (HISTORY Mon 25 Feb 2019) Pick Like a Honey Badger: Mike Wolfe and Frank Fritz are eager to search through a barn that nobody has... Episodes14 hours ago American Dad!: Persona Assistant (Episode 250! TBS Mon 25 Feb 2019) Persona Assistant: In the show’s 250th episode, Stan has to take over Roger’s different personas after a tumor takes him... Episodes14 hours ago Bull: Forfeiture (S3EP16 CBS Mon 25 Feb 2019, with Ben Vereen) Forfeiture: The TAC team works tandem cases when Chunk represents his first legal client, Darius Lambert (Brian Bradley), a young... 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.