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.

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Series 1, Episode 6

As the series draws to a close, what is to become of the characters who've appeared in the previous 5 episodes? What will happen in 24 minutes' time?

Broadcast details

Saturday 26th November 1960
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Anthony Newley Gurney Slade
Guest cast
Una Stubbs Vacuum Cleaner Girl
Anneke Wills (as Annika Wills) Girl on Airfield
Douglas Wilmer Prosecution
Edwin Richfield Husband
Joy Stewart Wife
Bernie Winters Albert (Best Man)
Charles Lloyd Pack Tinker
Graham Stark (as Graham Starke) Fairy
Keith Smith Actor
Margaret Cox Actor
John Bosh Actor
Moyra Fraser Actor
Tom Bowman Actor
Jay Denyer Actor
James Villiers Actor
Harold Siddons Actor
Gerald Case Actor
Stephen Hancock Actor
Writing team
Sid Green Writer
Dick Hills Writer
Production team
Alan Tarrant Director
Alan Tarrant Producer
George Clark Editor
Max Harris Composer
Philip Hickie Production Designer

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