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Boys from the Blackstuff

Episode 1: Jobs for the Boys

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC Four

Drama series about life in recession-hit Britain in the Thatcher era. Chrissie, Dixie, Yosser, Loggo and George sign on before heading off to work for Malloy. Show more

Contributors

Chrissie Todd:
Michael Angelis
Loggo Logmond:
Alan Igbon
Yosser Hughes:
Bernard Hill
George Malone:
Peter Kerrigan
Dixie Dean:
Tom Georgeson
Kevin Dean:
Gary Bleasdale
Donald Moss:
David Ross
Jason Hughes:
Timothy Bleasdale
Anna Marie Hughes:
Tamana Bleasdale
Dustin Hughes:
Jamie Bleasdale

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Duration: 1 hour, 38 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Four

Vivid, uncompromising journey into the soul of a tortured Catholic priest as he struggles with his own sexuality, his vow of celibacy and the confidentiality of the confessional. Show more

Contributors

Father Greg Pilkington:
Linus Roache
Father Matthew Thomas:
Tom Wilkinson
Maria Kerrigan:
Cathy Tyson
Mrs Unsworth:
Lesley Sharp
Mr Unsworth:
Robert Pugh
Father Ellerton:
James Ellis
Lisa Unsworth:
Christine Tremarco
Charlie:
Paul Barber
Ellie Molloy:
Gilly Coman
Director:
Antonia Bird

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Boys from the Blackstuff

Episode 2: Moonlighter

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC Four

Drama set in recession-hit Britain in the Thatcher era. Dixie Dean, working at night in the port as a security guard, is strongarmed into accepting bribes. Show more

Contributors

Dixie Dean:
Tom Georgeson
Kevin Dean:
Gary Bleasdale
DOE Assistant Manager:
David Fleeshman
Jackie Mills:
Cheryl Leigh
Chrissie Todd:
Michael Angelis
Loggo Logmond:
Alan Igbon
George Malone:
Peter Kerrigan
Yosser Hughes:
Bernard Hill

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Series 4

Episode 1: Soulmate Wanted

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One WestLatest broadcast: on BBC Two HD

Sitcom about miserly shopkeeper Arkwright and his downtrodden assistant. Granville advertises for some female company and gets more than he bargained for.

Contributors

Albert Arkwright:
Ronnie Barker
Granville:
David Jason
Nurse Gladys Emmanuel:
Lynda Baron
Mrs Delphine Featherstone:
Stephanie Cole
Michelle:
Jean Warren
Girl Who Answers Advert:
Gilly Coman
Mr Halliwell:
Norman Robbins
The Milk Woman:
Barbara Flynn
Writer:
Roy Clarke