Out of the Unknown: The Prophet (1967)

UK, 1 January 1967
60m
videotape, black and white, 4:3
mono, English
Series: Out of the Unknown (1965-1971) – series 2, episode 13

A British science fiction television episode directed by Naomi Capron.

Plot Summary

Robot psychologist Dr Susan Calvin is one of the leading figures in her field. But has she met her match in the unlikely shape of robot QT-1?

Credits

Crew
Director: Naomi Capron
© [not given on screen]
BBC
Producer: Irene Shubik
Script: Robert Muller
Story: Isaac Asimov
Script Editor: Irene Shubik
Theme Music: Norman Kay
Designer: Richard Henry

Cast
Beatrix Lehmann (Dr Susan Calvin)
Tenniel Evans (QT-1)
David Healy (Greg Powell)
Brian Davies (Mike Donovan)
James Cossins (interviewer)
Julie Allan (Martha Powell)
Judy Keirn (Abigail Donovan)
Michael Wolf (Van Muller)
Ron Eagleton, Robin Sherringham, Chris Blackwell, Jim Wyatt, Graham Lawson, George Rutland, Tony Barnes, Derek Davis (robots)
David Graham, Haydn Jones, Roy Skelton (robot voices)

References

Periodicals
Epi-Log no.16 p.30 – credits, synopsis

Books
The Complete Directory to Science Fiction and Horror Television Shows by Alan Morton p.592 – credits
The Encyclopedia of TV Science Fiction (3rd Edition) by Roger Fulton p.295 – credits, synopsis