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The Speckled Band (TV episode 1964)

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The Speckled Band

The Speckled Band was the pilot of the British TV series Sherlock Holmes, produced by BBC between 1964 and 1965, starring Douglas Wilmer as Sherlock Holmes and Nigel Stock as Dr. Watson. Aired on 18 may 1964. Black & White. 49 min.

This is an adaptation of the Arthur Conan Doyle's short story : The Adventure of the Speckled Band (1892).




  • Director : Robin Midgley
  • Screenplay : Giles Cooper
  • Producer : David Goddard
  • Music : Max Harris
  • Makeup Supervisor : Gwen Arthy
  • Costume Supervisor : Joyce Hawkins
  • Script editor : Max Marquis
  • Designer : Charles Carroll