Van der Valk (1972)

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Van der Valk is a British television series that was produced by Thames Television for the ITV network. It starred Barry Foster in the title role as Dutch detective Commissaris "Piet" van der Valk. Based on the characters and atmosphere of the novels of Nicolas Freeling, the first series was shown in 1972.

Series Cast

  1. Barry Foster

    Barry Foster

    Commissaris Simon "Piet" Van der Valk

    32 Episodes

  2. Michael Latimer

    Inspecteur Johnny Kroon

    13 Episodes

  3. Joanna Dunham

    Joanna Dunham

    Arlette Van der Valk, Lucienne

    13 Episodes

  4. Susan Travers

    Susan Travers

    Arlette Van Der Valk

    13 Episodes

  5. Nigel Stock

    Nigel Stock

    Hoofd-commissaris Samson

    12 Episodes

  6. Meg Davis

    Arlette Van Der Valk

    7 Episodes

  7. Ronald Hines

    Ronald Hines

    Hoofd Commissaris Samson

    6 Episodes

  8. Richard Huw

    Wim Van der Valk

    6 Episodes

  9. Natasha Pyne

    Natasha Pyne


    6 Episodes

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Last Season

Season 5

1992 | 3 Episodes

Season 5 of Van der Valk premiered on February 5, 1992.

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Status Ended


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Type Scripted

Original Language English


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