The Idiot (1966– )

The Prince's Return 


Alan Bridges


Fyodor Dostoevsky (novel), Leo Lehmann (dramatised by) (as Leo Lehman)


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Episode cast overview, first billed only:
David Buck David Buck ... Prince Myshkin
Adrienne Corri ... Nastasia
Anthony Bate ... Rogozhin
Patrick Newell ... Lebediev
John Kelland ... Gavrili
Michael Goodliffe ... General Epanchin
Ambrosine Phillpotts ... Lizaveta Epanchin
Henry Manning ... Stepan
Marian Diamond Marian Diamond ... Alexandra
Elizabeth Counsell ... Adeline
Suzan Farmer ... Aglaia
Joan Geary Joan Geary ... Nina Alexandrovna
Shirley Cain Shirley Cain ... Varvara
Derek Carpenter Derek Carpenter ... Kolia
Frank Shelley Frank Shelley ... Ivolgin


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11 January 1966 (UK) See more »

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Did You Know?


The title sequence for this episode, and all the episodes, was done as a camera crab along a Photoblowup (PBU) of Hans Holbein's painting of Christ in the Tomb, over which the episode title and opening credits were superimposed. The camera was a Pye Mk 5 Image Orthicon on a Vinten Hydraulic Pedestal, and the cameraman was Dave Lamb. See more »

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