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Quiller (TV series)

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5.2/10 TV

Country of origin  United Kingdom
No. of series  1
First episode date  29 August 1975
Network  BBC One
Number of episodes  13
6.9/10 IMDb

Genre  Spy, adventure, drama
Original language(s)  English
No. of episodes  13
Final episode date  28 November 1975
Number of seasons  1
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Starring  Michael Jayston Moray Watson Sinéad Cusack
Cast  Michael Jayston, Moray Watson
Similar  Special Branch, Softly - Softly, Crown Court, The Troubleshooters, Dr Finlay's Casebook

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Quiller is a British drama television series starring Michael Jayston. The series premièred with the episode The Price of Violence on 29 August 1975 on BBC One. Quiller is the alias of a fictional spy created by English novelist Elleston Trevor who featured in a series of Cold War thrillers written under the pseudonym "Adam Hall".

Contents

The second episode's script - Tango Briefing - was written by "Adam Hall", adapted from his own novel of the same name. All the other episodes were written for the series.

The series has never been repeated on the BBC or other channels since its original transmission nor is it currently available on DVD.

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Background

Quiller (Michael Jayston) works for a British secret organisation known simply as "The Bureau". This organisation dispatches Quiller on various missions across the globe to retrieve missing documentation, prevent secrets from falling into the hands of the enemy, rescue "sleepers", safely repatriate defecting agents or eliminate those whom Her Majesty's Government wishes to disappear. His controller at "The Bureau" is Angus Kinloch (Moray Watson) and the only other series regular is Rosalind (Sinéad Cusack).

Cast and characters

  • Michael Jayston as Quiller (13 episodes)
  • Moray Watson as Angus Kinloch (13 episodes)
  • Sinéad Cusack as Rosalind (3 episodes)
  • Nigel Stock (2 episodes)
  • Prunella Gee (2 episodes)
  • References

    Quiller (TV series) Wikipedia


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