Z-Cars (1962)

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Z-Cars or Z Cars is a British television drama series centred on the work of mobile uniformed police in the fictional town of Newtown, based on Kirkby, Merseyside. Produced by the BBC, it debuted in January 1962 and ran until September 1978.

  1. Troy Kennedy-Martin


  2. Allan Prior


Series Cast

  1. Jack Carr

    PC Covill

    39 Episodes

  2. Jeremy Kemp

    Jeremy Kemp

    PC Bob Steele, Vagrant

    34 Episodes

  3. Frederick Hall

    13 Episodes

  4. Derek Benfield

    Derek Benfield

    12 Episodes

  5. Ronald Leigh-Hunt

    Ronald Leigh-Hunt

    10 Episodes

  6. Royston Tickner

    Royston Tickner

    10 Episodes

  7. John Ringham

    10 Episodes

  8. Nicholas Smith

    Nicholas Smith

    9 Episodes

  9. Richard Davies

    Richard Davies

    9 Episodes

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Full Cast & Crew

Last Season

Series 9

1974 | 32 Episodes

Season 9 of Z-Cars premiered on September 9, 1974.

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Status Ended


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Type Scripted

Original Language English


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