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Mr Forbush and the Penguins

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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.
starring
John Hurt
Hayley Mills.
Brilliant biologist and confirmed hedonist Richard Forbush , scorned by Tara
St John Luke , decides to try to impress the young lady.
Unfortunately, this means travelling to the Antarctic. But once there, the reluctant adventurer discovers more important things than himself to get passionate about.
Screenplay by ANTHONY SHAFFER from the novel by GRAHAM BILLING Produced by HENRY TRETTIN Directed by AL VIOLA
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Contributors

Unknown: John Hurt
Unknown: Hayley Mills.
Unknown: Richard Forbush
Unknown: St John Luke
Unknown: Anthony Shaffer
Novel By: Graham Billing
Produced By: Henry Trettin
Directed By: Al Viola
Forbush: John Hurt
Tara: Hayley Mills
Starshot: Dudley Sutton
George: Tony Britton
Forbush Sr: Thorley Walters
Mrs Forbush: Judy Campbell
Head of board: Joss Ackland

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Mr Forbush and the Penguins

BBC One London, 8 June 1989 14.15






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