The Befrienders (1972)

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The Befrienders is a British television series produced by the BBC in 1972.

The series dealt with the work of the Samaritans organisation, and the individual cases its staff came across. The leading cast members were Megs Jenkins and Michael Culver.

The Befrienders was first aired as a single play as part of the Drama Playhouse strand in 1970, which was followed by one series of eleven episodes.

  1. Harry W. Junkin


Series Cast

  1. Megs Jenkins

    Megs Jenkins

    11 Episodes

  2. Peter Halliday

    Peter Halliday

    11 Episodes

  3. Michael Culver

    Michael Culver

    11 Episodes

  4. Jenny Till

    11 Episodes

  5. Peter Armitage

    Peter Armitage

    11 Episodes

  6. Jennifer Wilson


    1 Episode

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Last Season

Season 1

1972 | 11 Episodes

Season 1 of The Befrienders premiered on February 19, 1972.

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Status Ended


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Type Scripted

Original Language English


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