Thursday 22nd October 2020, 5:30pm

The Strange World Of Gurney Slade. Gurney Slade (Anthony Newley). Copyright: Associated Television.

Anthony Newley sitcom The Strange World Of Gurney Slade is to be released on Blu-ray.

Previously available on DVD, the ground-breaking 1960 series starred singer and actor Newley as an actor who breaks free from his mundane life in search of something more interesting – usually from his own imagination.

Created by Newley and written by Sid Green and Dick Hills, just one six-episode series of the fourth-wall-breaking comedy was produced.

Marking its 60th anniversary today (22nd October 2020), distributor Network has announced a three-disc limited edition Blu-ray box set containing