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An Actor's Life for Me


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A new comedy series starring John Gordon -
Sinclair (who starred in Your Cheatin Heart and Gregory's Girl) as a struggling thespian with a vivid imagination.
Written by Paul Mayhew-Archer , from his own Radio 2 series.
A Kiss Is Just a Kiss. An audition, a passionate kiss and an innocent attitude convince
Kim Basinger that unknown actor Robert Neilson is her new romantic lead. His girlfriend, Sue Bishop, and agent,
Desmond Shaw , think of him more as a character actor of lesser ability - but the kiss convinces!
Director/Producer Bryan Izzard ●STEREO
●TELETEXT SUBTITLES: page 888 0 DRAMA: page 4


Unknown: John Gordon
Written By: Paul Mayhew-Archer
Unknown: Kim Basinger
Unknown: Robert Neilson
Unknown: Desmond Shaw
Robert Neilson: John Gordon-Sinclair
Site Bishop: Gina McKee
Desmond Shaw: Victor Spinetti
Sebastian Groom: Benedict Taylor
Girl in commercial: Fiona Curtis
Felicity Turner: Geraldine Newman
Sophie: Kate O'Sullivan
Man at party: Scott Sherrin
Marcia Blake: Pat Starr

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