Tales of the Unexpected

  • 1980
  • TV Show
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A British anthology of mystery and suspense, highlighted by plot twists and surprise endings. Many episodes were based on short stories by Roald Dahl. Among the guest stars: John Gielgud, Joan Collins, Jack Weston, Julie Harris and Susan George.

Season 7, Episode 2 The Best Chess Player in the World

A master chess player (Michael Jayston) finds himself a pawn in his wife's game of infidelity. Paula: Lynette Davies. Jerry: Andrew Ray. Frank Muller: Clifford Parrish.

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  • Premiered: April 19, 1980
  • Rating: None
  • Premise: A British anthology of mystery and suspense, highlighted by plot twists and surprise endings. Many episodes were based on short stories by Roald Dahl. Among the guest stars: John Gielgud, Joan Collins, Jack Weston, Julie Harris and Susan George. (more)

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