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Playing the Field


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In the fourth episode of the six-part drama series about the members of a women's football team, Jim makes a last-ditch attempt to rescue the factory.
Written by Sarah-Louise Hawkins
Producer Lis Steele ; Director Andrew Margetson


Written By: Sarah-Louise Hawkins
Producer: Lis Steele
Director: Andrew Margetson
Lee Quinn: Jason O'Mara
Holly Quinn: Gaynor Faye
Ruth Hobbs: Sorcha Cusack
Jim Pratt: Ricky Tomlinson
Francine Pratt: Brigit Forsyth
Matthew Mullen: Chris Walker
Pauline Pearce: Annette Bentley
Mrs Mullen: Elizabeth Spriggs
Mr Mullen: James Ellis
Jo Mullen: Jo McLnnes
Rita Dolan: Melanie Hill
Geraldine Powell: Lorraine Ashboume
Luke Mullen: Ralph Ineson
Lizzy Makin: Kelli Hollis
Gordon: Antony Byrne
Carol Hobbs: Eve Steele
David Hobbs: Paul Henshall
Martin Dolan: Tom Moore
Raquel Pearce: Naomi Hurtault
Denny: Shelley Minto
Yaz: Belinda Everett
Bank manager: Mark Pepper

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