A detective series by Brian Clemens, featuring a penniless German count who turns to investigation work to make ends meet.
Episode title: Bounty (pilot episode)
Transmission date: 1988
Lewis’s character: Hugh Sinclair
Synopsis: Insurance broker Sinclair engages Count von Altenberg to track down Max Zinder, as there is evidence to suggest his death was faked, thus defrauding the insurance company.
|Count Henry von Altenberg||-||Albert Fortell|
|Lisa Prentice||-||Ursula Karven|
|Hugh Sinclair||-||LEWIS COLLINS|
|Pat Canning||-||Barbara Wussow|
|Countess von Altenberg||-||Capucine|
The proposed series was originally set in Britain, but a German T.V. company offered financial backing so the location was changed accordingly. The pilot led to a series which was transmitted in 1990. It was entitled Scandalous in the U.S.A.