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Bergerac

The Deadly Virus (Season 5, Episode 5)
TV Episode | 50 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

Three well-meaning animal rights activists, including Kim's boyfriend Kevin, liberate three monkeys from Gaines' research unit, unaware that one has the deadly Marburg virus. It bites Kevin and also attacks a holidaying couple. Jim and his...See moreThree well-meaning animal rights activists, including Kim's boyfriend Kevin, liberate three monkeys from Gaines' research unit, unaware that one has the deadly Marburg virus. It bites Kevin and also attacks a holidaying couple. Jim and his team must hunt the animals down without putting the whole of the island in a panic but after Kevin dies and the monkeys are caught, one of the activists, possibly infected herself, goes on the run. Written by don @ minifie-1 See less
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Director
Writers
Nick McCarty (by) | Robert Banks Stewart (series created by)
Cinematographers
Peter Chapman (photography) | Peter Loring (photography)
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Status
Edit Released
Updated Jan 31, 1987

Release date
Jan 31, 1987 (United Kingdom)
Awards
Series awards
1 win

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20 cast members
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John Nettles
Jim Bergerac Jim Bergerac   See fewer
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Terence Alexander
Hungerford Hungerford   See fewer
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Sean Arnold
Crozier Crozier   See fewer
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David Swift
Dr. Barnard Dr. Barnard   See fewer
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Ian Thompson
Professor Gaines Professor Gaines   See fewer
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Louise Jameson
Susan Young Susan Young   See fewer
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Lindsay Heath
Kim Bergerac Kim Bergerac   See fewer
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Geoffrey Leesley
Det. Con. Wilson Det. Con. Wilson   See fewer
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Jolyon Baker
Det. Con. Goddard Det. Con. Goddard   See fewer
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Desmond McNamara
Reporter Reporter   See fewer
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Sandra Hale
Woman in Car Woman in Car   See fewer
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Marc Harrison
Man in Car (as Mark Harrison) Man in Car (as Mark Harrison)   See fewer
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7 / 10 | 22 votes