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Live and Kicking

BBC One London

In a special edition for New Year's Day, Andi Peters , Emma Forbes and John Barrowman head to the west country, where a strange tale unfolds with a little help from Trev and Simon, Jim Bowen and Juliet Morris. There's Run the Risk with Shane Richie and Peter Simon , and cartoon fun with The Chipmunks Go to the Movies and Bucky O'Hare.
Plus music from Wet Wet Wet, Lisa B and King Pleasure and the Biscuit Boys.
BBC LIVE AND KICKING MAGAZINE: including star interviews and competitions. Available from 5 January, price 80p, from newsagents.

Contributors

Unknown:
Andi Peters
Unknown:
Emma Forbes
Unknown:
John Barrowman
Unknown:
Jim Bowen
Unknown:
Juliet Morris.
Unknown:
Shane Richie
Unknown:
Peter Simon
Unknown:
Bucky O'Hare.
Unknown:
Lisa B

Regional Variations (2)

Spirit of the Eagle

BBC One London

Western drama starring Dan Haggerty
William Smith
Cartographer Big Eli McDonaugh 's son is kidnapped while they are exploring the wilderness, and sold to the Indians.
Director Boon Collins (1992)
FILM REVIEWS pages 43-49

Contributors

Unknown:
Dan Haggerty
Unknown:
William Smith
Unknown:
Cartographer Big Eli McDonaugh
Big Eli McDonaugh ,:
Dan Haggerty
One-Eye:
William Smith
LittleEH:
Trevor Yarrish
Watauma:
Jeri Arrendondo
Weasel:
Taylor Lacher

Regional Variations (2)

Grandstand

BBC One London

Introduced by Steve Rider.
12.20 Football Focus
A roundup of goals and action from the top matches over the festive season.
1.00 News
1.05, 1.35, 2.10 Racing From Newbury, featuring races at 1.10, 1.40 and 2.15. With Peter O'Sullevan , Julian Wilson , Richard Pitman and Peter Scudamore.
1.20, 1.50, 2.25 Athletics County Durham Cross-
Country International from
Beamish Museum, Co Durham. A top international cross-country field takes on some of the best British long-distance runners over a tough course. There's action from the men's 8km race, where world 10,000m champion Heile Gebresilassie from Ethiopia and Britain's
1993 London Marathon winner
Eamonn Martin are among the leading contenders. The women's event features
Ireland's Sonia O'Sullivan and 1988 Olympic 10,000m gold medallist Olga Bondarenko.
And Britain's Matthew Yates is favourite in the 3,000m race. Commentary by Stuart Storey and Brendan Foster.
2.55,3.55 Rugby League
Live coverage of the first semi-final in the Regal Trophy, the first major rugby league competition of the season. Kick-off 3.00pm.
Commentary by Ray French .
4.35 Final Score
A full roundup of results.
12.15-2.55
2.55-5.05

Contributors

Introduced By:
Steve Rider.
Unknown:
Peter O'Sullevan
Unknown:
Julian Wilson
Unknown:
Richard Pitman
Unknown:
Peter Scudamore.
Unknown:
Heile Gebresilassie
Unknown:
Eamonn Martin
Unknown:
Sonia O'Sullivan
Unknown:
Olga Bondarenko.
Unknown:
Matthew Yates
Commentary By:
Stuart Storey
Commentary By:
Brendan Foster.
Commentary By:
Ray French

Regional Variations (2)

Revenge of the Pink Panther

BBC One London

Comedy starring Peter Sellers
Herbert Lorn
Dyan Cannon
As a show of strength, a drug dealer decides to have Chief
Inspector Clouseau murdered. However, things do not go according to plan, and while everyone believes the bungling detective to be dead, a disguised Clouseau seeks to put things right.
Director Blake Edwards (1978)
FILM REVIEWS pages 46-65

Contributors

Unknown:
Peter Sellers
Unknown:
Herbert Lorn
Unknown:
Dyan Cannon
Director:
Blake Edwards
Chief lnsp Clouseau:
Peter Sellers
Chief Insp Dreyfus:
Herbert Lom
Simone Legree:
Dyan Cannon
Philippe Douvier:
Robert Webber
CatO:
Bert Kwouk
Scallini:
Paul Stewart
Marchione:
Robert Loggia
Dr Auguste Balls:
Graham Stark
Francois:
Andre Maranne
Claude Russo:
Sue Lloyd
GuyAlgO:
Tony Beckley
Tanya:
Valerie Leon
Fernet:
Alfie Bass
Cunny:
Danny Schiller

Regional Variations (2)

Noel's New YearHouse Party

BBC One London

Tonight, snooker star Steve Davis takes on the up-and-coming champion Peter Ebdon , and Terry Griffiths. With referee John Virgo and host Jim Davidson.

Contributors

Unknown:
Steve Davis
Unknown:
Peter Ebdon
Unknown:
Terry Griffiths.
Unknown:
John Virgo
Unknown:
Jim Davidson.

On the evening after the night before, the first House Party of the year celebrates with one of the most elaborate and exciting Gotchas ever, when Jonathon Morris goes on a cab ride he'll never forget. England and QPR footballer Les Ferdinand
Grabs-a-Grand, plus NTV, Big Pork Pie and much more from
Crinkley Bottom.

Contributors

Unknown:
Jonathon Morris
Unknown:
Les Ferdinand

Tonight, snooker star Steve Davis takes on the up-and-coming champion Peter Ebdon , and Terry Griffiths. With referee John Virgo and host Jim Davidson. Director Charles Garland ; Producer John Burrowes

Contributors

Unknown:
Steve Davis
Unknown:
Peter Ebdon
Unknown:
Terry Griffiths.
Unknown:
John Virgo
Unknown:
Jim Davidson.
Director:
Charles Garland
Producer:
John Burrowes

Regional Variations (2)

Casualty

BBC One London

The staff of Holby City Accident and Emergency department face the unsettling news that they may all face redundancy in 1994. There are two casualty units in town, and money enough for only one; prospects look bleak for a Happy New Year.
Cricket enthusiasts will be disturbed to see the game brought into disrepute when an annual friendly match erupts into class war violence between landowner and farm manager.
Episode written by Neil McKay Director John Darnell

Contributors

Written By:
Neil McKay
Director:
John Darnell
Charlie Fairhead:
Derek Thompson
Mike Barratt:
Clive Mantle
Karen Goodliffe:
Suzanna Hamilton
Martin Askford:
Patrick Robinson
Adele Beckford:
Dona Croll
Rachel Longworth:
Jane Burnett
Mary Skillett:
Tara Moran
Josh Griffiths:
Ian Bleasdale
Brian Crawford:
Brendan O'Hea
Jane Scott:
Caroline Webster
Mie Nishi-Kawa:
Naoko Mori
Frankie Drummer:
Steven O'Donnell
Celia Cooke:
Sarah Badel
Heeley:
Anthony Allen
Ruth:
June Watson
Sandra Roche:
Greer Gaffney
Paul Roche:
Guy Manning
Jean Hall:
Carol Burns
Sir Andrew Owen:
Michael Godley
Martin Stephens:
Richard Huw
Jamie Foster:
Raymonds Polhill
Anna Owen:
Emma Amos
Susan Welsh:
Lynn Hunter
Roy Welsh:
David Plimmer

Regional Variations (2)

Mr Blobby's Blind Date

BBC One London

Comedy starring Eddie Murphy
Dan Aykroyd
Jamie Lee Curtis
Two millionaire brothers decide, as an experiment, to frame their nephew Louis, a pompous stockbroker in their own firm, for theft and drug pushing. As Louis's privileged life crumbles around him, the pair install down-and-out conman Billy Ray Valentine in his place.
Director John Landis (1983)
SEE THIS WEEKpage 8

Contributors

Unknown:
Eddie Murphy
Unknown:
Dan Aykroyd
Unknown:
Jamie Lee Curtis
Unknown:
Billy Ray Valentine
Director:
John Landis
Billy Ray Valentine:
Eddie Murphy
Louis Winthorpe III:
Dan Aykroyd
Ophelia:
Jamie Lee Curtis
Randolph Duke:
Ralph Bellamy
Mortimer Duke:
Don Ameche
Coleman:
Denholm Elliott
Beeks:
Paul Gleason
Pawnbroker:
Bo Diddley
Harvey:
Jim Belushi
Penelope:
Kristin Holby
Policeman:
Frank Oz

Comedy starring
Eddie Murphy
Dan Aykroyd
Jamie Lee Curtis
Two millionaire brothers decide, as an experiment, to frame their nephew Louis, a pompous stockbroker in their own firm, for theft and drug pushing. As Louis's privileged life crumbles around him, the pair install a down-and-out conman in his place.
Director John Landis (1983)

Contributors

Unknown:
Eddie Murphy
Unknown:
Dan Aykroyd
Unknown:
Jamie Lee Curtis
Director:
John Landis
Billy Ray Valentine:
Eddie Murphy
Louis Winthorpe III:
Dan Aykroyd
Ophelia:
Jamie Lee Curtis
Randolph Duke:
Ralph Bellamy
Mortimer Duke:
Dona Meche
Coleman:
Denholm Elliott
Beeks:
Paul Gleason
Pawnbroker:
Bo Diddley
Harvey:
Jim Belushi
Penelope:
Kristin Holby

Tonight's programme kicks off another year of football action, featuring highlights from two of the day's top Premiership matches, and goals, news and views from the remaining games as the hectic holiday programme continues. Plus the result of the December Goal of the Month competition.
Commentary by Tony Gubba and John Motson.
Introduced by Ray Stubbs , with Alan Hansen and Trevor Brooking.

Contributors

Commentary By:
Tony Gubba
Commentary By:
John Motson.
Introduced By:
Ray Stubbs
Unknown:
Alan Hansen
Unknown:
Trevor Brooking.

Highlights from two of the day's top Premiership matches, including
Manchester United v Leeds
United. Plus the result of December's Goal of the Month competition. Introduced by Ray Stubbs , with Alan Hansen and Trevor Brooking. Series producer John Shrewsbury
Editor Brian Barwick

Contributors

Introduced By:
Ray Stubbs
Unknown:
Alan Hansen
Unknown:
Trevor Brooking.
Producer:
John Shrewsbury
Editor:
Brian Barwick

Police thriller starring Burt Reynolds Catherine Deneuve
Phil Gaines is a poor but honest cop, devoted to his job. His companion is Nicole, a beautiful call girl, equally attached to her more lucrative profession. Together they plan to escape the world of hustling and violence, but when Gaines becomes involved in a brutal murder case, it dramatically affects both their lives. Watch out for actor Robert Englund , who found fame as Freddie Kreuger in the Nightmare on Elm Street horror series, and has a small role in this film.
Director Robert Aldfich (1975)
FILM REVIEWS pages 46-65

Contributors

Unknown:
Burt Reynolds
Unknown:
Catherine Deneuve
Unknown:
Phil Gaines
Unknown:
Robert Englund
Unknown:
Freddie Kreuger
Director:
Robert Aldfich
Lt Phil Gaines:
Burt Reynolds
Nicole Britton:
Catherine Deneuve
Leo Sellers:
Eddie Albert
Marty Hollinger:
Ben Johnson
Paula Hollinger:
Eileen Brennan
Santoro:
Ernest Borgnine
Sgt Louis Belgrave:
Paul Winfield
Peggy Summers:
Catherine Bach
Herbie Dalitz:
Jack Carter
Bus driver:
James Hampton
Gloria Hollinger:
Sharon Kelly
Morgue attendant:
Chuck Hayward
Hold-up man:
Robert Englund
Albino:
David Spielberg

Police thriller starring Burt Reynolds
Catherine Deneuve
A cop and a call girl plan to escape the world of hustling - but then the cop becomes involved in a brutal murder case. With Eddie Albert , Ben Johnson , Eileen Brennan.
Director Robert Aldrich ( 1975)
FILM REVIEWS pages 43-49

Contributors

Unknown:
Burt Reynolds
Unknown:
Catherine Deneuve
Unknown:
Eddie Albert
Unknown:
Ben Johnson
Unknown:
Eileen Brennan.
Director:
Robert Aldrich

BBC One London

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