Vladek Sheybal Online


Vladek as Egon Sobotnik

QB VII [1974]




The Ring of Truth (Ch: Mr Prizborksi)

Play of the Week Production for Television



Z Cars (Ch: Yador)

Ep: Daylight Robbery

The Birth of a Private Man (Ch: Jurek Stypulkowski)



Camino Real (Ch: Gutman)

Play of the Week Production for Televison

Danger Man (Ch: Tewfik)

Ep: Fish on the Hook

R3 (Ch: Jan Wolkowski)

Ep: A Whole Lot of Reasons

The Human Jungle (Ch: William Jones)

Ep: Wild Goose Chase

The Other Man (Ch: Doctor Klaus, a nazi doctor)

Political TV Drama



Stateless (Ch: George Lidz)

A "Front Page Story" Production for Television

The Man in Room 17 (Ch: Max Opals)

Ep: Tell the Truth

Mogul (Ch: Lenz)

Ep: The Schloss Belt



The Man in Room 17 (Ch: Yasha Saroya)

Ep: How to Rob a Bank - And Get Away with It

The Baron (Ch: Reiner)

Ep: And Suddenly You're Dead

The Big Spender (Ch: Lamarck)

A six part TV drama serial for the BBC

Ep: Featured in All.

The Saint (Ch: Nikita Roskin)

Ep: The Helpful Pirate



The Champions (Ch: Max Kellor)

Ep: The Dark Island



Dance of the Seven Veils (Ch: Joseph Goebbels)

An Omnibus Production for Television (BBC)

Callan (Ch: Dicer)

Ep: Little Bits and Pieces of Love

Strange Report (Ch: Kulik)

Ep: Report 7931 Sniper, When is your Cousin Not?



A Distant Thunder (Ch Hans: Weider)

A Play for Today Production for Televison

The Fall of Venice (Ch: Casanova and Himself)

An Omnibus Production for Television (BBC)

UFO (Ch: Dr Doug Jackson)

Eps: Exposed/The Cat with Ten Lives/ Kill Straker/The Psychobombs

Review Programme

Reads poem by Iles for BBC TV [>]



Pilatus und Andere (Ch: Kajfasz/Caiphas)

Directed by Andrzej Wajda for West German TV

Was shown on Polish TV and released in Polish Cinemas in 1975

UFO (Ch: Dr Doug Jackson)

Eps: The Man who came Back/Timelash/Reflections in the Water/Ordeal/ Court Martial/The Long Sleep



The Protectors (Ch: Sandor Karoleon)

Ep: Brother Hood

The Main Chance (Ch: Otto Zobel)

Ep: First you eat, Later we ruin you [◙]

UK TV Series



The Deep Blue Sea (Ch: Doctor)

Play of the Month Production for Television

Dial M for Murder (Ch: Yerimenko)

Ep: The Man in the Middle

Napoleon and Love (Ch: Prince Josef Poniatowski)

Mini Series developed for Television

No Honestly (Ch: Giovanniani)

Ep: Only Make Believe

QB VII (Ch: Egon Sobotnik)

Mini Series developed for Televison



Rogues' Rock (Ch: Ivanov)

Drama Series developed for Southern Television [¥]



The New Avengers (Ch: Zarcardi)

Ep: Cat amongst the Pigeons



The Kitchen (Ch: Mr Marango)

Play of the Month Production for Television

Night of the Marionettes (Ch: Hubert)

Part of the BBC's Supernatural Drama Series

Won the prestigious Hamilton Deane Award [awarded by The Dracula Society

and presented by Christopher Lee] for his performance as the sinister inn-keeper Hubert ± Vladek was then made an honorary member of the society.



Ghost Sonata (Ch: Bengsston)

Drama Series developed for Television

Quest of Eagles (Ch: Polish Priest)

Mini Series developed for Television

Running Blind (Ch: Kennikin)

Made for TV Drama in 3 parts

Eps: Sixteen Rivers To Cross (ep 2) & The Deception Operation (ep 3) [◙]



Shogun (Ch: Captain Ferriera)

Mini Series developed for Televison



Smiley's People (Ch: Otto Leipzig)

Mini Series developed for Television (BBC)



Let's Parlez Franglais (Ch: The Client)

Video for the Band: Propaganda (Ch: Dr Mabuse)

Plays in the video for the band's album A Secret Wish (Vladek says this was filmed at 'A Haunted Castle in Kent')



Lord Mountbatten: The Last Viceroy (Ch: Mohammed Ali Jinnah)

Mini Series developed for Television

The Lost Secret (Lost Secret 2000) (Ch: Professor Basil Sline)

Educational Drama for English Tutorial purposes

The End (Ch: Voice Over)

18 minute film noir for UK

Switch on to English

Makes a guest appearance on this BBC TV quiz show [>]



Champagne Charlie (Ch: Le Comte Plasky)

Mini Series developed for Televison (Canada and France)

Freitag for RFN



Neighbours (Ch: The Frenchman)

Australian Drama Series (appeared in 3 episodes)

The Bill (Ch: Mr Lederman)

UK Drama Series for Television




Vignettes [Television]


In the 1967 Dr Who epsiode "Tomb of the Cybermen" the role of Klieg was to have been played by Vladek Sheybal - no further details are available at the moment.



Vladek appeared in/directed the following programmes. [◙] However, the dates provided are from the Midlands TV Area only and cannot be verified as being the original air dates, so they are housed here until such time as they can be verified when they will be moved to the appropriate page on the website.


{A} signifies Acting Role

{D} signifies Directing Role


Play Of The Week {A}

(ITV: 19/12/1961) Ep: "The Visitors"

The Sentimental Agent {A}

(ITV: 02/11/1963) Ep: "Meet My Son Henry"

Court Martial {A}

(ITV: 29/04/1966) Ep: "Silence Is The Enemy"

Theatre 625 {A}

(BBC2: 06/11/1966) Ep: "Amerika"

The Main Chance {A}

(ITV: 28/09/1970) Ep: "First you eat, Later we ruin you"

Television Playhouse {D} & adapted for television by Vladek

'Jeanette' by Jean Anouilh

(ITV: 23/11/1961)








The Man in Room 17








The Champions



The Saint

Nikita Roskin


and Love


Strange Report



Capt. Ferreira

No Honestly


The New




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Dangerman © 1964 Carlton International Media Limited

The Saint © 1966 Carlton International Media Limited

Dr Who © 1967 BBC Television Limited

The Champions © 1968 Carlton International Media Limited

The Strange Report © 1969 maintained by original owners

UFO © 1970 Carlton International Media Limited

No Honestly © 1974 maintained by original owners

QB VII © 1974 Screen Gems, a division of Columbia Pictures Industries Inc

The New Avengers ©1979 maintained by original owners

Shogun © 1980 Paramount Pictures Corporation

Smiley's People © 1982 BBC Television Limited





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