William Tell

William Tell

Adventure series which aired on ITV in Great Britain dealing with the adventures of the legendary Swiss hero William Tell and his fight for his country's freedom from Austria. Conrad Phillips starred in the title role.

Episode Info

Final: 1x39 -- Undercover (Jun/15/1959)

Tell urgently needs to contact a Swiss spy in the Austrian emperor's retinue.
Conrad PhillipsConrad Phillips
As William Tell
Jennifer JayneJennifer Jayne
As Hedda Tell
Willoughby GoddardWilloughby Goddard
As Gessler
Nigel GreenNigel Green
As Fertog
Richard RogersRichard Rogers
As Walter Tell


Reviews: 24
Rating: 1 likes, 1 dislikes

Reflective in many ways of The Adventures of Robin Hood, this series exuded the same engaging qualities of good over evil. Surprisingly, despite good scripts and strong acting, it lasted only one season while Robin Hood lasted four. The full series DVD release several years ago met with solid sales and was welcomed by old and new fans. Read more

Review posted on Sunday, May 25th 2008 at 4:20 pm

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Executive Producer: Ralph Smart
Producer: Ralph Smart, Leslie Arliss
Music: Albert Elms
Music Supervisor: Sydney John Kay
Director of Photography: Kenneth Talbot
Production Supervisor: Aida Young
Art Director: Peter Mullins, John Siddall
Based On The Works Of: Friedrich Schiller
Main Title Theme Written/performed: David Whitfield

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Recurring Guests

Derren Nesbitt as Sentry (7 eps)
Peter Hammond as Hofmanstahl (6 eps)
Bruce Seton as Bullinger (4 eps)
Jack Watling as Ferdinand (4 eps)
Jack Lambert (1) as Judge Furst (3 eps)
Charles Houston as Villager (3 eps)
Howard Pays as Major Augustin (3 eps)
John McCarthy (2) as Jules (3 eps)
James Booth as Franz (2 eps)
Glyn Owen as Anton (2 eps)

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