Doomwatch (1970)

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Doomwatch is a British science fiction television programme produced by the BBC, which ran on BBC 1 between 1970 and 1972. The series was set in the then present-day, and dealt with a scientific government agency led by Doctor Spencer Quist, responsible for investigating and combating various ecological and technological dangers.

The series was followed by a film adaptation produced by Tigon British Film Productions and released in 1972, and a revival TV film was broadcast on Channel 5 in 1999.

  1. Gerry Davis


  2. Kit Pedler


Series Cast

  1. Simon Oates as

    Simon Oates

    40 Episodes

  2. Robert Powell as Tobias Wren

    Robert Powell

    Tobias Wren

    40 Episodes

  3. John Paul

    Dr Spencer Quist

    40 Episodes

  4. Amanda Ooms as

    Amanda Ooms

    40 Episodes

  5. Philip Stone as

    Philip Stone

    40 Episodes

  6. John Barron as

    John Barron

    40 Episodes

  7. John Nolan as

    John Nolan

    40 Episodes

  8. Michael Elwyn as

    Michael Elwyn

    7 Episodes

  9. John Lee as

    John Lee

    2 Episodes

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Last Season

Season 3

1972 | 13 Episodes

Season 3 of Doomwatch premiered on June 5, 1972.

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Status Ended


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Type Scripted

Original Language English


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