Parson’s Pleasure

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| TV Programme | | UK | Comedy, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Stars: Roald Dahl, John Gielgud, Bernard Miles

A crooked antiques dealer masquerading as a clergyman encounters a farmer, who gives him a piece of furniture worth a fortune

Tales of the Unexpected (1979–88)
Season 3, episode 6
Star-studded sinister and amusing stories, each with a twist in the tale, created by Roald Dahl.

Cast (9)

Roald Dahl
Himself – Introduced by
British actor, John Gielgud, a GB star
Cyril Boggis
Bernard Miles
Mr Rummins
Lee Montague
Mr Storker
Godfrey James
Harry Jones
Bert Rummins
Irlin Hall
County Lady
Roger Milner
Mr Hawkins
Virginia Clay
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John Bruce


John Rosenberg



Production company

Anglia Television

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