The Adventurer (TV series)


The Adventurer (TV series)

Infobox ITC
show_name = The Adventurer
alternative_name =


caption =
format = Action Adventure
runtime = 30 minutes
creator = Monty Berman
Dennis Spooner
starring = Gene Barry
Barry Morse
Catherine Schell
Garrick Hagon
country = UK
network = ATV
first_aired = 1972
last_aired = 1973
num_episodes = 26
prod_co_

prod_co = ITC Entertainment

"The Adventurer" was an ITC Entertainment TV adventure series created by Dennis Spooner that ran for one season from 1972 to 1973. It premiered in the UK on 29 September 1972.

The show starred Gene Barry as Gene Bradley, a government agent of independent means who poses as a glamourous American movie star. A Region 2 DVD release of the show is available from Network DVD, which features interviews with Morse, Damon and Schell.

Main cast

*Gene Barry as Gene Bradley
*Barry Morse as Mr. Parminter (25 episodes). Morse nicely sums up the series in the extras on the Network DVD release of the show: "It wasn't the worst show ever made, but it certainly wasn't the best!"
*Catherine Schell as Diane Marsh (11 episodes)
*Garrick Hagon as Gavin Taylor (10 episodes)

upporting cast

*Dennis Price as Brandon (3 episodes)
*Stuart Damon as Vince Elliot (2 episodes)
*Sue Gerrard as Jane (2 episodes, plus opening titles)

Episode list

# "Miss Me Once, Miss Me Twice and Miss Me Once Again"
# "Poor Little Rich Girl"
# "Thrust and Counter Thrust"
# "The Bradley Way"
# "Return to Sender"
# "Counterstrike"
# "Love Always, Magda"
# "Nearly the End of the Picture"
# "Deadlock"
# "Has Anyone Here Seen Kelly?"
# "Skeleton in the Cupboard"
# "Target!"
# "Action!"
# "Full Fathom Five"
# "I'll Get There Sometime"
# "To the Lowest Bidder"
# "Going, Going..."
# "The Not-So Merry Widow"
# "Mr. Calloway Is a Very Cautious Man"
# "Double Exposure"
# "The Case of the Poisoned Pawn"
# "The Solid Gold Hearse"
# "Make It a Million"
# "Icons Are Forever"
# "Somebody Doesn't Like Me"
# "The Good Book"

External links

* [http://www.itc-classics.com/adventurer.html "The Morning After" ITC fansite]
*
* [http://www.thevervoid.com/media/adventurer/aventurer_menu.htm "The Adventurer"] at thevervoid.com
* [http://www.BarryMorse.com The Official Barry Morse Website]


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