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A Thing Called Love


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2/6. Gary vows to stay celibate after his split from Paula, as the earthy new drama continues. His disabled brother Michael, meanwhile, is plotting to lose his virginity.
Writer William Ivory ; Producer Manda Levin ; Director Andy De Emmony


Unknown: William Ivory
Producer: Manda Levin
Director: Andy de Emmony
Gary Scant: Paul Nicholls
Kelvin Leech: Ben Miles
Paula Roberts: Liz White
Harold Waterman: Roy Barraclough
Michael Scant: Paul Henshall
Floyd Staple: Karl Collins
Maureen Scant: Elizabeth Rider
Brian Scant: David Gillespie
Sonya Jenkins: Amelia Curtis
Natasha: Cherylee Houston
Chantelle Staple: Shauna Shim
Fiona: Kate Reynolds
Joanna: Faye Jackskon
Barry: Peter Dalton
Station supervisor: Ian Smith
Chloe Leech: Amelia Linney

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