Comedy Matinee: Thark (1961)

UK, 29 January 1961
videotape, black and white, 4:3
mono, English
Series: 1
Episode number: 2
Series: Comedy Matinee (1961)

A British borderline fantasy television play directed by Michael Mills.

Plot Summary

When Mrs Frush complains to Sir Hector Benbow that Thark, the large country house he sold her, is haunted a group of people descend on the place in search of ghosts.


Directed for Television by: Michael Mills
Produced for the Stage by: George Roman
Adapted by: Dick Vosburgh, Brad Ashton
Based on the Stage Play by; Ben Travers
Designed for the Stage by: Kenneth Bridgeman
Staged at the Belgrade Theatre, Coventry

Jeremy Hawk (introduced by)
John Scarborough
Bridget Turner
David Stoll
Patricia Scott
Sheila Keith
George Pensotti
Gay Cameron
Janet Henfrey
Paul Eddington
Hilary Wontner (Sir Hector)
Michael Rothwell
Members of the Belgrade Theatre Company

See also
ATV Today: 8 June 1961
The Jazz Age: Thark (1968)
Sunday-Night Theatre: Brian Rix Presents: Thark (1957)
Thark (1932)
Thark (1948)