Q.E.D. (American TV series)

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Created byJohn Hawkesworth
Robert Schlitt
StarringSam Waterston
Opening themeKen Howard
Alan Blaikley
Ending themeKen Howard
Alan Blaikley
Country of originUSA
No. of seasons1
No. of episodes6
Running time60 minutes
Production company(s)Consolidated Productions
Original networkCBS
Original releaseMarch 23 –
April 27, 1982

Q.E.D. is a 1982 adventure television series set in Edwardian England, starring Sam Waterston as Professor Quentin Everett Deverill. The Professor was a scientific detective in the mold of Sherlock Holmes, and the series had a smattering of what would later be called steampunk. In the show, the lead character was known primarily by his initials, Q.E.D; the reference here is that Q.E.D. usually stands for quod erat demonstrandum, a statement signalling the end of a proof. However, characters would sometimes state the initials to represent "quite easily done." The show aired on the CBS network in the United States, and by a variety of ITV companies in the United Kingdom.



No.TitleOriginal air date
1"Target: London"March 23, 1982 (1982-03-23)
2"The Great Motor Race"March 30, 1982 (1982-03-30)
3"Infernal Device"April 6, 1982 (1982-04-06)
4"The 4:10 to Zurich"April 13, 1982 (1982-04-13)
5"To Catch a Ghost"April 20, 1982 (1982-04-20)
6"The Limehouse Connection"April 27, 1982 (1982-04-27)

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