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Shirley's World 

Shirley Logan is a globe-trotting magazine writer-photographer and Dennis Croft, her London based editor.
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Complete series cast summary:
Shirley MacLaine ...  Shirley Logan 17 episodes, 1971-1972
John Gregson ...  Dennis Croft 14 episodes, 1971-1972
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Shirley Logan is a globe-trotting magazine writer-photographer and Dennis Croft, her London based editor.

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Country:

UK

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English

Release Date:

7 April 1972 (UK) See more »

Also Known As:

El mundo de Shirley See more »

Filming Locations:

Hong Kong, China See more »

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(17 episodes) | (17 episodes)

Sound Mix:

Mono

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Color

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1.33 : 1
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It was reported that Shirley MacLaine was paid $47,500 per episode. It was one of the most expensive television shows on air at the time of 1971, mainly due to the Hollywood star female lead and the shooting on location. See more »

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Lively show killed by terrible scripts.
20 October 1999 | by grunselSee all my reviews

To date, Shirley MacLaine's only television series. Shirley was reputedly, uneasy about the whole production and it does show. But apart from a couple of fluffy first episodes you could not say the series was dull, as in her role as a globe trotting photographer (for a glossy magazine), she gets to solve crimes, save marriages and even join the circus ! A slick production with extensive location work from England to Asia, and a good support cast helped her along, with the likes of, for example Cyril Cusack (as a quite ingenious jewel thief).

I was only use to seeing Shirley previously in frumpy 'old before her time' roles, but here if you want to see Shirley looking gorgeous in jeans with the verve of a twenty something year old with drama and travelogue scenery thrown in, then check this show out.

That is of course if you can find it. A mention too for her editor played by John Gregson, not always seen but gives good value when he is. The support and crew certainly deserved a few brownie points for trying hard with this one.


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