TALES OF THE UNEXPECTED
Introduced by ROALD DAHL .
JOAN COLLINS as Lady Natalia Turton
MICHAEL ALDRIDGE as Sir Basil Turton
SIR JOHN GIELGUD as Jelks
PETER BOWLES as Major Jack Haddock
CARMEN SILVERA as Carmen La Rosa
PAUL HERZBERG as John Bannister
Story by Roald Dahl ..... Teleplay by Robin Chapman ... Music By Ron Granier ..
Produced by John Rosenberg ... Executive Producer .. Sir John Woolf .. Directed by Christopher Miles ..
Lady Turton rules the roost of her husbands publishing empire, not to mention their country mansion..While Sir Basil has an eye for art, Lady Natalia has an eye for young men! But when Sir Basil has to make a choice, his wife or his art...who will get the axe? When it comes to the chop...who will get it in the Neck!!
|JOAN & JOHN SIGNED|
|LADY TURTON GET FRIENDLY WITH HER HOUSEGUEST|
|WHO GETS THE AXE!|
|PETER BOWLES GETS AHEAD!|
|NATALIA IS DUMBFOUNDED!|
|THE CAST SIGNED|
Both Joan and John are excellent in the episode, incidentally Michael Aldridge who plays the diddering Sir Basil also appeared with Joan in "Fallen Angels".. The episode was directed by Christopher Miles who would team up again with Joan for the 1998 film "The Clandestine Marriage"... Will feature Georgy Porgy tomorrow!!