Schalcken the Painter

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Schalcken the Painter is a British television horror film based on the 1839 story "Strange Event in the Life of Schalken the Painter" by Sheridan Le Fanu, and stars Jeremy Clyde as Godfried Schalcken and Maurice Denham as Gerrit Dou. read more

Schalcken the Painter is a British television horror film based on the 1839 story "Strange Event in the Life of Schalken the Painter" by Sheridan Le Fanu, and stars Jeremy Clyde as Godfried Schalcken and Maurice Denham as Gerrit Dou. It aired on the BBC as an episode of Omnibus on 23 December 1979, following in the tradition of A Ghost Story for Christmas.

Original Release

12/22/1979

Cast

Jeremy Clyde Godfried Schalken
Maurice Denham Gerrit Dou
Cheryl Kennedy Rose
John Justin Vanderhausen
Anne Tirard Brothel Madam
Anthony Sharp Gentleman
Val Penny Lesbia
Roy Evans Coachman
Eric Francis Goldsmith
Charles Gray Narrator
(see additional cast & crew)

Directors

Leslie Megahey

Writers

Paul Humfress, Sheridan Le Fanu, Leslie Megahey

Cast

Jeremy Clyde Godfried Schalken
Maurice Denham Gerrit Dou
Cheryl Kennedy Rose
John Justin Vanderhausen
Anne Tirard Brothel Madam
Anthony Sharp Gentleman
Val Penny Lesbia
Roy Evans Coachman
Eric Francis Goldsmith
Charles Gray Narrator
Victor Dear Manservant
Rosemary Jenner Maidservant
Amanda Carlson Francoise
Helena Clayton Hendrijke
Charles Stewart Rembrandt

Editors

Paul Humfress

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