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A Respectable Trade


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Second in a four-part drama, set against the background of the English slave trade. Starring
Warren Clarke , Anna Massey Emma Fielding , Ariyon Bakare As the African slaves' suffering continues. Frances finds herself attracted to the slave called
Mehuru. See today's choices.
Adapted by Philippa Gregory from her novel Producer Ruth Baumgarten ; Director
Suri Krishnamma
# Ariyon Bakare: People, page 12


Unknown: Warren Clarke
Unknown: Anna Massey
Unknown: Emma Fielding
Unknown: Ariyon Bakare
Adapted By: Philippa Gregory
Producer: Ruth Baumgarten
Director: Suri Krishnamma
Josiah Cole: Warren Clarke
Sarah Cole: Anna Massey
Frances Cole: Emma Fielding
Mehuru: Ariyon Bakare
Dr Hadley: Ralph Brown
Elizabeth: Jenny Jules
Rachel: Tanya Moodie
Brown: Cait Davis
John Bates: Grahame Fox
Mark: Clinton Blake
MC: Richard Dixon
Stephen Waring: Matthew Marsh
Mrs Waring: Dinah Stabb
Mrs Shore: Abigail McKern
Mr Woolwick: David Foxxe
Cook: Doreen Andrew
Lady Scott: Jenny Agutter
Lord Scott: Simon Williams

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