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Mr Gillie

Summary
1960 BBC production of Mr Gillie by James Bridie, from the BBC’s television studio in Scotland.
Theatre play
Mr Gillie by James Bridie (1888-1951) [more information]
Date of transmission
Monday 20 June 1960
Time
8.15-9.35pm
Series
Twentieth Century Theatre
Channel
BBC Television
Production company
BBC

Credits

Producer
James MacTaggart
Playwright
James Bridie (1888-1951)
Adapted for Television by
Alastair Sim
Designer
Douglas Duncan
Cast
John CairneyTom Donnelly
Madeleine ChristieMrs Gillie
Frank DuncanProcurator
David GarthJudge
John GrieveThe Rev. Mr Gibb
Anne KristenNellie Watson
Roddy McMillanDr Watson
Alastair SimMr Gillie

Additional details

Extant status
No archival copy is known to exist.
Play tags
afterlife; comedy; Scotland, as theme or setting; Scottish drama

Print sources

Title
Radio Times, 1 January 1960 (Magazine)
Linking notes
brief mention in article, p. 2
Title
Radio Times, 10 June 1960 (Magazine)
Linking notes
article, p. 4; illustrated listing, p. 9

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