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Follows the misadventures of idealistic young Eurocrat Hans Joachim Dorfmann, who gets involved with EU politics, rotting plums, shady fixers, and the Machiavellian schemes of the self-serving British diplomat Michael Spearpoint.
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Cast

Series cast summary:
Christoph Waltz ...  Dr. Hans-Joachim Dorfmann 4 episodes, 1990
Ian Richardson ...  Michael Spearpoint 4 episodes, 1990
Almanta Suska ...  Nadine 4 episodes, 1990
Alexei Sayle ...  Vlad Milcic 4 episodes, 1990
Jacques Sereys Jacques Sereys ...  Villeneuve 4 episodes, 1990
Anita Zagaria Anita Zagaria ...  Gianna 4 episodes, 1990
Sabine Weber Sabine Weber ...  Christa / ... 4 episodes, 1990
Judy Parfitt ...  Hilda / ... 4 episodes, 1990
Geoffrey Hutchings Geoffrey Hutchings ...  Gustave 4 episodes, 1990
Ron Donachie ...  Hatted Man 4 episodes, 1990
Amanda Mealing ...  Delise 3 episodes, 1990
André Maranne André Maranne ...  Maitre D' 3 episodes, 1990
Phillip Joseph Phillip Joseph ...  Alexei 2 episodes, 1990
Julia Dearden Julia Dearden ...  Maria Theresa 2 episodes, 1990
Stephen Greif ...  Rudolph 2 episodes, 1990
Marianne Borgo Marianne Borgo ...  E.E.C. Desk Clerk 2 episodes, 1990
Michael Bertenshaw Michael Bertenshaw ...  Reporter 2 episodes, 1990
Yves Aubert Yves Aubert ...  Hotel Desk Clerk 2 episodes, 1990
Marlene Morley Marlene Morley ...  Translator 2 episodes, 1990
Christian Toma Christian Toma ...  Translator 2 episodes, 1990
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Follows the misadventures of idealistic young Eurocrat Hans Joachim Dorfmann, who gets involved with EU politics, rotting plums, shady fixers, and the Machiavellian schemes of the self-serving British diplomat Michael Spearpoint.

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Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

27 June 1990 (UK) See more »

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Danger Corruption See more »

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Runtime:

(4 episodes) | (total run time)

Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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