Tag: Department S

Heroes of Cult: Veronica Carlson

Born on 18th September 1944 in Yorkshire, England, Veronica Mary Glazer spent the majority of her childhood with her Military father who was stationed in Germany. In later years she attended High Wycombe College of Art and Technology where she studied art and participated in college amateur productions. […]

An interview with Peter Wyngarde

Cult Faction’s Brett Summers got the chance to interview Jason King himself Peter Wyngarde. We would like to thank Peter for taking the time to talk to us… Q: You began your acting career in the theatre, including some early success at the Theatre Royal in Birmingham. What […]

John Carson passes away aged 89

It is Cult Faction’s sad duty to report that British actor John Carson has passed away at the age of 89 years old in Cape Town, South Africa, on 5th November 2016. Carson made a name for himself in such films at Seven Keys, Smokescreen, Master Spy, The Night Caller, The Plague of the […]

Cult TV Essentials: Jason King

The series was a spin off of the television series Department S (1969) and featured Jason King. In Department S, King was a dilettante dandy and author working as part of a team of investigators. In Jason King he had left that service and was concentrating on writing […]

Cult TV Essentials: Department S

“When a case proves too baffling for the minds of Interpol, they turn to the talents of Department S.“ Department S was a United Kingdom spy-fi adventure series produced by ITC Entertainment. The series consists of 28 episodes which originally aired in 1969–1970. It starred Peter Wyngarde as […]