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The Charlie Drake Show: 23 December 1960

Date of Original Broadcast: 23 December 1960
Episode Running Time: 30m
Format:
Colour Format: black and white
Ratio:
Sound: mono

CREDITS

PRODUCTION
Production Company: BBC
Producer: Ronald Marsh

SCRIPT
Script: Charlie Drake, Richard Waring
Novels: Charles Dickens (uncredited)

MUSIC
Music by: Harry Rabinowitz and Orchestra

DESIGN AND SET CONSTRUCTION
Designer: Frederick Knapman

CAST
Charlie Drake (Bob Cratchit)
Philip Locke (Scrooge)
Fred Stone (first gentleman)
Kenneth Thornett (second gentleman)
Jennifer Brown (Nancy)
Howard Lang (Bill Sikes)
Kenneth Gouge (David Copperfield)
Edwin Richfield (Mr Murdstone)
Lloyd Pearson (Mr Pickwick)
Marjory Hawtrey (Miss Havisham)
Frazer Hines (Nicholas Nickleby)
Austin Trevor (Mr Micawber)
Martin Benson (Fagin)
Peter Delamar (the artful dodger)
Hennie Scott (Oliver Twist)
William Lyon Brown (ghost of Jacob Marley)

AVAILABILITY

UK
Television Broadcasters: BBC

TIMELINE

1960
December

23: UK - television broadcast (on BBC)

LINKS

SEE ALSO
A Christmas Carol (adaptations)

REFERENCES

BOOKS

A Christmas Carol and Its Adaptations: A Critical Examination of Dickens's Story and Its Productions on Screen and Television by Fred Guida (Jefferson, NC: McFarland & Company, Inc (2000)) p.189
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KEYWORDS

book into film, christmas, ghosts, misers

 


Last Updated: 1 January, 2009

 


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