Chessgame (1983)

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Chessgame is a British television series produced by Granada Television for the ITV network in 1983.

Based on a series of novels by Anthony Price, the series dealt with the activities of a quartet of counter-intelligence agents: David Audley, Faith Steerforth, Nick Hannah and Hugh Roskill.

One series of six episodes was made.

⁕The Alamut Ambush

⁕Enter Hassan

⁕The Roman Collection

⁕Digging up the Future

⁕Flying Blind

⁕Cold Wargame

The series was rebroadcast as three TV movies in 1986 called The Alamut Ambush, The Deadly Recruits, and The Cold War Killers.

Series Cast

  1. Terence Stamp as David Audley

    Terence Stamp

    David Audley

    6 Episodes

  2. Robin Sachs as

    Robin Sachs

    6 Episodes

  3. Michael Culver as

    Michael Culver

    6 Episodes

  4. Carmen du Sautoy as

    Carmen du Sautoy

    6 Episodes

  5. John Grillo as

    John Grillo

    6 Episodes

  6. Anthony Calf as Dan Maclachlan

    Anthony Calf

    Dan Maclachlan

    1 Episode

  7. David Haig as Colin Jenkins

    David Haig

    Colin Jenkins

    1 Episode

  8. Art Malik as Farouk

    Art Malik


    1 Episode

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Last Season

Season 1

1983 | 6 Episodes

Season 1 of Chessgame premiered on November 23, 1983.

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Status Ended


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Type Scripted

Original Language English


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