The Wednesday Play (1964)

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The Wednesday Play is an anthology series of British television plays which ran on BBC1 from October 1964 to May 1970. The plays were usually written for television, although adaptations from other sources also featured. The series gained a reputation for presenting contemporary social dramas, and for bringing issues to the attention of a mass audience that would not otherwise have been discussed on screen.

Series Cast

  1. George Webb

    George Webb

    Jim Ritchie

    346 Episodes

  2. Richard Davies

    Richard Davies

    3 Episodes

  3. Godfrey Quigley

    Godfrey Quigley

    2 Episodes

  4. Alan Lake

    Alan Lake

    2 Episodes

  5. Edwin Richfield

    Edwin Richfield

    2 Episodes

  6. George Sewell

    George Sewell


    2 Episodes

  7. John Stratton

    John Stratton

    1 Episode

  8. Michael York

    Michael York

    1 Episode

  9. Rosemary Leach

    Rosemary Leach

    1 Episode

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Last Season

Season 9

1969 | 32 Episodes

Season 9 of The Wednesday Play premiered on October 1, 1969.

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Status Ended


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Type Scripted

Original Language English


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