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Tales of the Unexpected

S5-E5 Stranger in Town

S5-E5 Stranger in Town

Thu 2 Mar 5:30pm - 6pm Sky Arts
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Fri 3 Mar, 8:30am - 9am Sky Arts
Fri 3 Mar, 1pm - 1:30pm Sky Arts


An eccentric stranger arrives in town and bewitches the children with his magic, but he appears to have something else up his sleeve. Drama, starring Derek Jacobi.

Cast & Crew

Sir Columbus - The Stranger Derek Jacobi
Latham Clive Swift
Hotel receptionist Robbie MacNab
Secretary Jean Kitson
The boy Bruce Clark
The foreman Giles Phibbs
Newstand boy Stuart Howard
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