The Unforeseen was an anthology mystery series which aired from 1958 to 1960 and was seen in the UK on Granada television. Each episode was a short play covering the inexplicable, the supernatural, the occult or science fiction. Each episode had it’s own writer, director, and actors. It ran for two seasons (58 episodes). Across its run the likes of Barry Morse, Gillie Fenwick, Ivor Barry, George Sperdakos, Larry D. Mann, Charles Palmer, James Edmond, Frances Hyland, Peter Sturgess, Arch McDonnell, Susan Douglas Rubes, John Vernon, Jack Creley, Corinne Conley, Walter Massey, Leo Leyden, James Doohan, Joseph Fürst, Tudi Wiggins, John Colicos, Sharon Acker, Patrick Macnee, Sean Sullivan, David White, Robert Goulet, Richard Easton, and Lynne Gorman all appeared.
Across its episodes The Unforeseen dealt with with such things as hauntings, past life memories, disappearances, mystery, mirrors, wagers, storms, parties, strangers, time, God, death, revenge, robots, governments, resistance, stalking, returning from the dead, desire, escape, proposals, artefacts, shelter, and a number of other mysteries!