The Strange World Of Gurney Slade. Image shows from L to R: Sid Green, Gurney Slade (Anthony Newley), Dick Hills. Copyright: Associated Television
The Strange World Of Gurney Slade

The Strange World Of Gurney Slade

  • TV sitcom
  • ITV
  • 1960
  • 6 episodes (1 series)

Surreal sitcom starring Anthony Newley as Gurney Slade, an actor who interacts with animals, posters, dustbins, and all inanimate objects inbetween.

Episode menu

Series 1, Episode 3

After observing the habits of a common English ant, Gurney ventures into the country.

Broadcast details

Saturday 5th November 1960
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Anthony Newley Gurney Slade
Guest cast
John Bennett Napoleon
Louie Ramsay Actor
Joe Robinson Actor
Howard Lang Actor
Bryan Bada Actor
Fred Rawlings Actor
David Rendall Actor
Steven Patrick Actor
Gerry Alexander Actor
Fenella Fielding Caroline the Cow (Voice)
Ann Lancaster Dog (Voice)
Writing team
Sid Green Writer
Dick Hills Writer
Production team
Alan Tarrant Director
Alan Tarrant Producer
Fred Pullen Editor
Max Harris Composer

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