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Screen Two: After Pilkington


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A film by SIMON GRAY starring with Gary Waldhom and Mary Miller
'What's happened to
Pilkington, our vanishing Don?'
The exciting rediscovery of a childhood sweetheart draws James into a tangle of misunderstanding, intrigue and murder.
Designer GRAEME THOMSON Film editor DAN RAE
Photography ANDREW DUNN Produced by KENITH TRODD
• FILMS: page 18 and FEATURE: page 82


Unknown: Simon Gray
Unknown: Gary Waldhom
Unknown: Mary Miller
Designer: Graeme Thomson
Editor: Dan Rae
Unknown: Andrew Dunn
Produced By: Kenith Trodd
Directed By: Christopher Morahan
James: Bob Peck
Penny: Miranda Richardson
Derek: Barry Foster
Amanda: Reina James
Boris: Gary Waldhorn
Young Penny: Sarah Butler
Young James: Richard Grant
Wilkins: Richard Brenner
Deidre Pilkington: Mary Miller
Pilkington: Derek Ware
Doctor: Nigel Nevinson
Pottsy: John Gill

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