Colonel Trumper's Private War. Image shows from L to R: Colonel Basil Trumper (Dennis Price), Pan Malcov (Warren Mitchell). Copyright: Granada Television.

Colonel Trumper's Private War

ITV sitcom. 5 episodes (1 series) in 1961. Stars Dennis Price, Warren Mitchell, George Tovey and William Gaunt.

Series 1, Episode 1 - Operation Lubenski

June 1940 - Colonel Trumper is chosen to rescue a Polish professor from peril. With Britain standing alone, this news proves it really is desperate times...

Broadcast details

Friday 15th September 1961
25 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Dennis Price Colonel Basil Trumper
Warren Mitchell Pan Malcov
George Tovey Hicks
William Gaunt Lieutenant Hasting
Guest cast
Valentine Dyall Actor
Barry Took Actor
Ronald Adam Actor
Frank Royde Actor
June Murphy Actor
Eric Hillyard Actor
Arnold Yarrow Actor
Frederick Schiller Actor
John G. Heller Actor
Carl Duering Actor
Alexander Donald Actor
Peter Bradley Actor
Michael Wilder Actor
John Newbury Actor
Writing team
Barry Took Writer
Hugh Woodhouse Writer
Bill Craig Writer
Dick Vosburgh Writer
Barry Took Script Editor
Bill Craig Script Editor
Production team
Stuart Latham Director
Peter Eton Producer

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