WorldCat Identities

Benfield, Derek

Overview
Works: 154 works in 360 publications in 2 languages and 4,626 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Detective and mystery television programs  Television programs  Legal drama  Television series  Fiction  Television crime shows  Television comedies  Television adaptations  Legal television programs 
Roles: Author, Actor, Performer
Classifications: PN1992.77, 791.4575
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Derek Benfield
Hetty Wainthropp investigates by John Bowen( Visual )

25 editions published between 1997 and 2014 in English and held by 649 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hetty is a 60-year-old housewife, a late bloomer, who sets up shop as a private eye to supplement her husband's meager pension. With moral authority, salt-of-the-earth candor, and a fully-loaded handbag, Hetty dispenses hard-boiled justice and motherly empathy in equally satisfying doses. Geoffrey, a destitute teenager, becomes Hetty's trusted and able sidekick. Her husband, Robert, also lends a hand
Hetty Wainthropp investigates( Visual )

17 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in English and held by 472 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Legendary actress Patricia Routledge returns as 60ish housewife turned gumshoe Hetty Wainthropp in this popular PBS Mystery! series. Includes six episodes, two of which have not aired on PBS
Hetty Wainthropp investigates( Visual )

20 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in English and held by 470 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Housewife turned gumshoe Hetty Wainthropp is back for another round of solving mysteries. Both steely and motherly, she takes no prisoners and puts on no airs, using her dowdy appearance to blend into her surroundings
Rumpole of the Bailey. the complete seasons one and two( Visual )

9 editions published between 1978 and 2004 in English and held by 431 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A television series about the life and trials of Horace Rumpole, a London criminal defense lawyer
Hetty Wainthropp investigates( Visual )

16 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in English and held by 422 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Disc 2, Episode 3. Digging for dirt: Enid Weston has barricaded herself inside her flat to protest the building's imminent razing. Investigating Enid's charges of dirty dealing in the construction business, Hetty and Geoffrey come to believe that a time capsule buried deep within the old building holds secrets. But some people will go to any lengths to keep them buried. -- Episode 4. Mind over muscle: Dawn Halliwell, Hetty's hairdresser, finds herself in a tangle, and it's not over tresses. Her husband, Russ, got mugged in a public loo. Was the attack random? Or did Russ do something to provoke it? Hetty unsnarls a twisted tale of greed, jealousy, and revenge
Hetty Wainthropp investigates( Visual )

6 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains episodes 1-2 from the second season of Hetty Wainthropp Investigates
Fish out of water : a comedy by Derek Benfield( Book )

8 editions published between 1963 and 1986 in English and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Murder for the asking: a play in three acts by Derek Benfield( Book )

7 editions published between 1967 and 1978 in English and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beyond a joke : a comedy by Derek Benfield( Book )

4 editions published between 1980 and 1991 in 3 languages and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Look who's talking! : a comedy by Derek Benfield( Book )

2 editions published between 1984 and 1990 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bedside manners : a comedy by Derek Benfield( Book )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Post horn gallop: a farce by Derek Benfield( Book )

8 editions published between 1965 and 1978 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In for the kill : a thriller by Derek Benfield( Book )

2 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wild goose chase : a farce by Derek Benfield( Book )

7 editions published between 1954 and 1968 in English and Undetermined and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Touch and go : a comedy by Derek Benfield( Book )

3 editions published between 1984 and 1996 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Second time around : a comedy by Derek Benfield( Book )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Flying feathers : a farce by Derek Benfield( Book )

1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Caught on the hop : a comedy by Derek Benfield( Book )

3 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A bird in the hand : a comedy by Derek Benfield( Book )

3 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anyone for breakfast? : a comedy by Derek Benfield( Book )

4 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Derek Benfield acteur, auteur dramatique

Derek Benfield Brits acteur (1926-2009)

Derek Benfield englischer Schauspieler und Bühnenautor

Derek Benfield pemeran laki-laki asal Britania Raya

Дерек Бенфилд

דרק בנפילד שחקן ומחזאי בריטי

درک بنفیلد بازیگر و نویسنده بریتانیایی

Languages
English (144)

German (1)