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Screen One: Frankenstein's Baby

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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
Nigel Planer , Kate Buffery A dark comedy of the not-so-impossible. Paul quarrels with his girlfriend Jane about when to start a family. Dr Eva Frankenstein , a middle-aged lady with an enigmatic smile, overhears their fight and makes Paul's dream come true in a way that changes the world.
Written by Emma Tennant Producer Ruth Baumgarten Director Robert Bierman
* COVER STORY: page 4
* FILMS: pages 23-26
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Contributors

Unknown: Nigel Planer
Unknown: Kate Buffery
Unknown: Dr Eva Frankenstein
Written By: Emma Tennant
Producer: Ruth Baumgarten
Director: Robert Bierman
Paul Hocking: Nigel Planer
Jane Bligh: Kate Buffery
Dr Frankenstein: Yvonne Bryceland
Rick Cole: William Armstrong
Judith Cole: Sian Thomas
Mrs Bligh: Gillian Raine
Sam Sellers: Richard Haddon Haines
Esther Frazier: Elizabeth Carling
Clinic registrar: Badi Uzzaman
Louis Cole: Robbie Phipp
Mark Cole: Luke Howgate
Mr Manages: Arturo Venegas
George Hocking: John Boswell
Dr Frankenstein's assistant: Ninka Scott
Nurse: Samantha Skelton
Sister: Andrea Miller
Marriage registrar: Victoria Plum
Voluntary worker: Teresa Banham
Diplomat: Harbans Singh
Secretary: James Bowers
Waiter: Anton Alexander
Customer: Fidel Nanton

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Screen One: Frankenstein's Baby

BBC One London, 9 September 1990 21.20






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