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The Golden Year


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A musical play by Jack Hulbert and Barry Baker written for television.
[Starring] Jack Hulbert, Sally Ann Howes, and Peter Graves


Writer/producer: Jack Hulbert
Writer: Barry Baker
Original music: Harry S. Pepper
Lyrics: Jimmy Dyrenforth
Singers: George Mitchell Choir
Special orchestrations: Arthur Wilkinson
Dance arranger: Irving Davies
Dance arranger: Eunice Crowther
Orchestra under the direction of: Eric Robinson
Settings: Richard Greenough
Producer: Walton Anderson
Mrs Robinson: Vi Stevens
John Radlett: Jack Hulbert
Susan Halliday: Sally Ann Howes
Jem Heath: Paddy Stone
David Grenleigh: Peter Graves
Jane Radlett: Eunice Crowther
Tony Martin: Irving Davies
Sir Norman Grenleigh: Willoughby Gray
Lady Grenleigh: Daisy Burrell
Betty Willis: Janice Edgard
The Charm Sisters: Patricia Clare
The Charm Sisters: Eleanor Fazan

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