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Ed Reardon's Week


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New series 1/6. The Swim. Does it seem that the media is run by idiots, lying charlatans and moronic
12-year-olds who should've been drowned at birth in a bucket of raw sewage? Welcome to the world of Ed Reardon , author, pipe smoker, consummate fare-dodger and master of the abusive email. Comedy drama by Christopher Douglas and Andrew Nickolds.
Producer Simon Nicholls


Writer: Christopher Douglas
Writer: Andrew Nickolds
Producer: Simon Nicholls
Ed: Christopher Douglas
Olive: Stephanie Cole
Felix: John Fortune
Cliff: Ronnie Golden
Sue Lawley: Sally Grace
Ping: Sally Hawkins
Policeman: Martin Hyder
Jaz: Philip Jackson
Pearl: Rita May
Glazier: Geoffrey McGivern
Policeman: Geoffrey McGivern
Policeman: Dan Tetsell
Stan: Geoffrey Whitehead

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