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Screen Two: Dirtysomething

Synopsis

We have produced a Style Guide to help editors follow a standard format when editing a listing. If you are unsure how best to edit this programme please take a moment to read it.
When Dog and Becca meet at the _ Glastonbury Festival,
It's Crusty Love at first sight.
With his trusty hound Leggit and fellow "traveller" Captain Larry, the happy couple trade a life on the road for the relative security of a squat. But the squat becomes a home and a home, however humble, demands home improvements - and an income to support them.
Can Dog and Becca remain true to their roots? Or will colour charts and shelving units get the better of them? Peter Saimi and Carl Prechezer ' s comedy pits the hippy ideals of the New Age against the yuppy aspirations of suburbia.
Rachel Weisz , recently seen as Mathilde in Scarlet and Black, stars as Becca; Rufus Sewell
(Will Ladislaw from Middlemarch) plays her boss Clive, and Bernard Hill, making his second appearance in this season of Screen Two after Skallagrigg, plays Captain Larry.
A Skreba production for BBCtv

Contributors

Writer: Peter Saimi
Director/writer: Carl Prechezer
Becca: Rachel Weisz
Clive: Rufus Sewell
Dog: Paul Reynolds
Bill: Walter Sparrow
Juliet: Susannah Doyle






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