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Wasted Years


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Tom Wilkinson stars as jazz-loving Di Charlie Resnick in John Harvey 's two-part dramatisation of his own novel.
1: Two violent robberies force Resnick to relive memories often years ago. with Gavin Abbott , John Hartley , Sandra James -Young, Becky Hindley , Zulema Dene , Andrew Branch and Jilly Bond. Song written by John Harvey and Liz Simcock , arranged by Trevor Watkis. Performed by Gillian Bevan , Trevor Watkis , Alan Weekes , Larry Buttley and Winston Clifford. Director David Hunter
# See Radio Special: page 44


Unknown: Tom Wilkinson
Unknown: Di Charlie Resnick
Unknown: John Harvey
Unknown: Gavin Abbott
Unknown: John Hartley
Unknown: Sandra James
Unknown: Becky Hindley
Unknown: Zulema Dene
Unknown: Andrew Branch
Unknown: Jilly Bond.
Written By: John Harvey
Written By: Liz SimcOck
Arranged By: Trevor Watkis.
Unknown: Gillian Bevan
Unknown: Trevor Watkis
Unknown: Alan Weekes
Unknown: Larry Buttley
Unknown: Winston Clifford.
Director: David Hunter
Millington: Sean Baker
Elaine: Jennie Stoller
Ruth: Gillian Bevan
Kevin: Daniel Ryan
Lynn: Kate Eaton
Rains: Stephen Critchlow
Rylands: John Turner
Lorna: Melanie Hudson
Keith: Tom Bevan

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