Tag Archives: ITV

Something Neat XXIII: So What is Jones Up To?

Meic Povey played DC “Taff” Jones alongside Patrick Malahide’s DS Chisholm in eighteen Minder episodes.  He only appeared in three post-Chisholm episodes before leaving the series to pursue other interests.   BBC Wales has a Welsh language article on his post-Minder … Continue reading

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Patrick Malahide as DS Chisholm: Dead Men Do Tell Tales

In Dead Men Do Tell Tales, we get a bit of foreshadowing into what would be future Patrick Malahide projects.  We meet an engaging Dickensian drunk who will later become a beloved “Edwardian relic,” and we are reminded of a … Continue reading

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Patrick Malahide as D.S. Chisholm in Caught in the Act, Fact

Patrick Malahide’s portrayal of DS Chisholm in Minder S02E12, Caught in the Act, Fact, is noteworthy because it seems to have been the last episode he did before becoming a series regular. You can read a bit more about that … Continue reading

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Wished for Roles 5: Patrick Malahide in “Foyle’s War”

With the welcome news that ITV has renewed the excellent “Foyle’s War” for a ninth series, the time would seem to be ripe for Patrick Malahide to appear in a period mystery/Cold War drama – or at least I really … Continue reading

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Patrick Malahide as D.S. Chisholm in The Balance of Power

Minder: The Balance of Power, S05E07 The Balance of Power is a quirky Minder episode.  Arthur Daley takes an active interest in his government.  Terry McCann is interesting enough to warrant a newspaper story.  You can buy votes with chocolates.  … Continue reading

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Dear Enemy Granada Press Photo

I got this press photo (about 8″ x 10″) of Patrick Malahide and Vanessa Knox-Mawer off Ebay. It was originally a Granada press release. It arrived very quickly from the UK to the US and was well-packed, so I do … Continue reading

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Something Neat VI: Dear Enemy and Dr. MacRae

Update:  Click here to see what Dr. MacRae really looked like. Note: The photos of Patrick Malahide are not from Dear Enemy. They are from After the War: Friends & Enemies, in which he starred as the utterly intriguing and aptly … Continue reading

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Patrick Malahide as D.S. Chisholm in “Poetic Justice, Innit?”, Minder S03E11

I’m dipping my toes into what’s usually Fearless Admin’s pool here, with her kind permission.  😉  “Poetic Justice, Innit?” finds our D.S. Chisholm far out of his usual comfort zone and increasingly anxious (one might even say… paranoid…) about his … Continue reading

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Patrick Malahide as DS Chisholm in High Drains Pilferer, Minder S04E03

Plot Overview In High Drains Pilferer, Terry is on loan as a driver to Mickey “The Fish” Metcalfe (David Calder), a “legitimate businessman”. They discover that Susie’s, Mickey’s mistress, flat has been burgled to the tune of £30,000 (hmmmm, I … Continue reading

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Patrick Malahide in Dramarama: Mr. Stabs

In 1984, Patrick Malahide appeared in Mr. Stabs, an episode of the children’s program Dramarama. Dramarama is described by Amazon.co.uk (where you can buy the DVD, in Region 2) as: A staple part of children s programming throughout the eighties, … Continue reading

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