Thunderbirds Logo 'The Duchess Assignment'
by Martin Crump
Thunderbirds Cast

Lady Penelope's friend, the elderly Duchess of Royston, is swindled out of her wealth by some crooks at a casino in France. Penelope and Jeff Tracy decide to help the Duchess, and arrange to loan her valuable painting, ‘Portrait of a Gazelle’ by the artist Bricasso, to American businessman Wilbur Danbridge III of Gazelle Automatons in New York. But while en route to deliver the painting, the Duchess is kidnapped by ruthless crooks and imprisoned in a burning building...

Peter Dyneley (Jeff Tracy / Chandler / Casino Owner / 1st Croupier), Shane Rimmer (Scott Tracy), David Holliday (Virgil Tracy), Matt Zimmerman (Alan Tracy / 2nd Croupier / Hendricks), David Graham (Gordon Tracy / Aloysius Parker / Wilbur Dandridge III / Captain Hansen / Percy / Customs Officer / Elevator), Ray Barrett (John Tracy / Deborah, Duchess of Royston / Brophy / Fireflash Co-Pilot / Percy's Friend), Sylvia Anderson (Lady Penelope Creighton-Ward / Mrs. Godolphin / Air Terrainean Hostess), Christine Finn (Tin-Tin / Grandma / Grand Hotel Receptionist)

Directed by David Elliott
Produced by Gerry Anderson

UK (ATV Midlands):
February 17th, 1966 @ 7.00 pm - 8.00 pm

*Featuring Jeff Tracy, Scott Tracy, Virgil Tracy, Alan Tracy, Gordon Tracy, John Tracy, Tin-Tin, Grandma, Lady Penelope Creighton-Ward and Aloysius Parker