Rumpole of the Bailey

Rumpole and the Children of the Devil

Series 7 - Episode 1 Rumpole and the Children of the Devil



A youngster is taken into care by a well-intentioned social worker and her parents charged with devil worship. Rumpole agrees to represent the pair in the unfamiliar territory of a family court, but finds himself impeded by their reputation as minor-league criminals. Legal drama, starring Leo McKern.

Cast & Crew

Horace Rumpole Leo McKern
Hilda Rumpole Peggy Thorpe-Bates
Samuel `Soapy Sam' Ballard, QC Peter Blythe
Elizabeth `Mizz Liz' Probert Abigail McKern
Claude Erskine-Brown Julian Curry
Henry Jonathan Coy
Mr Bernard Denis Lill
Dave Inchcape Christopher Milburn
Marigold Featherstone Joanna Van Gyseghem
Mirabelle Jones Joanna David
Director James Cellan Jones
Writer John Mortimer
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