A series of six effective and concise chillers commissioned by ATV from producer Nicholas Palmer and writer Nigel Kneale - who had just left as a staff writer for the BBC - transmitted on Saturday nights. The plays all had a minimal feel with the stories taking place in ordinary locations such as a farm house, a supermarket or a front room.

Show Info

Airs on: United Kingdom ITV (1976 - 1976)
Schedule: Saturdays (55 min)
Status: Ended
Show Type: Scripted
Genres: Drama Fantasy Horror
Episodes ordered: 6 episodes
Created by: Nigel Kneale

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The Dummy

Episode 1x06; Nov 20, 1976

Shows the psychological effect on an actor (Bernard Horsfall) who regularly plays a monster in horror films.

Previous Episodes

Episode NameAirdateTrailer
1x06: The DummyNov 20, 1976
1x05: What Big EyesNov 13, 1976
1x04: BabyNov 6, 1976
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