Home Television Drama Hannay


1 9 8 8 – 1 9 8 9 (UK)
6 x 60 minute episodes

A prequel of John Buchan’s novel The Thirty-Nine Steps, in which his officer-adventurer Hannay (Robert Powell) pits Boys Own spunk and wits against the agents of Imperial Germany.

The painstaking Edwardian period detail was undermined by childish writing and inane plots.

Richard Hannay
Robert Powell
Count Von Schwabing
Gavin Richards