Timewatch (1982)

TV-PG Documentary
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Timewatch is a long-running British television series showing documentaries on historical subjects, spanning all human history. It was first broadcast on 29 September 1982 and is produced by the BBC, the Timewatch brandname is used as a banner title in the UK, but many of the individual documentaries can be found on US cable channels without the branding.

Series Cast

  1. Peter France

    Self - Presenter

    49 Episodes

  2. John Tusa

    Self - Presenter

    28 Episodes

  3. Andrew Sachs as Self - Narrator (voice)

    Andrew Sachs

    Self - Narrator (voice)

    3 Episodes

  4. Michael Praed as Self - Narrator (voice)

    Michael Praed

    Self - Narrator (voice)

    3 Episodes

  5. John Lennon as Self (archive footage)

    John Lennon

    Self (archive footage)

    1 Episode

  6. Paul McCartney as Self (archive footage)

    Paul McCartney

    Self (archive footage)

    1 Episode

  7. George Harrison as Self (archive footage)

    George Harrison

    Self (archive footage)

    1 Episode

  8. Ringo Starr as Self (archive footage)

    Ringo Starr

    Self (archive footage)

    1 Episode

  9. Larry Kane as Self

    Larry Kane


    1 Episode

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Last Season

Season 30

2011 • 4 Episodes

Season 30 of Timewatch premiered on October 25, 2011.

Double Agent: The Eddie Chapman Story

(30x4, November 15, 2011) Season Finale

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Status Returning Series


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Type Documentary

Original Language English


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