UK TV A3- ALL DAY ON THE SANDS to ANGELS

ALL FOR LOVE

Granada / 12x60m-e / 1982-83

Producer: Roy Roberts

An anthology series of dramas with a romantic bias.
Episode titles were:-

Season One (25 July – 29 Aug 1982)
1. A Dedicated Man (Sunday 25 July 82 @ 9.00pm) | Director: Robert Knights
2. Mona (Sunday 1 Aug 1982 @ 9.00pm) | Director: Robert Knights
3. L’Elegance (Sunday 8 Aug 1982 @ 9.00pm) | Director: Jack Gold
4. Combat (Sunday 15 Aug 1982 @ 9.00pm) | Director: Brian Mills
5. A Bit of Singing and Dancing (Sunday 22 Aug 1982 @ 9.00pm) | Director: Brian Mills
6. Lovers of Their Time (Sunday 29 Aug 1982 @ 8.55pm) | Director: Robert Knights

Season Two ( 4 September – 9 October 1983)
1. Down at the Hydro (Sunday 4 Sep 1983 @ 10.00pm) | Writer: William Sansom | Director: John Irvin | With: Jean Simmons Ian Carmichael Joan Sanderson
2. Miss A and Miss M (Sunday 11 Sep 1983 @ 10.00pm) | Writer: Stephen Wakeling | Story: Elizabeth Taylor (not the actress) | Director: Robert Knights | With: Kika Markham, Jennifer Hilary
3. Mrs Silly ( Sunday 18 September 1983 @ 10.00pm) | Writer: Bob Larbey | Story: William Trevor | With: Maggie Smith, Michael Culver
4. Letting The Birds Go Free (Sunday 25 Sep 1983 @ 10.00pm) | Director: Moira Armstrong | With: Lionel Jeffreis Carolyn Pickles Tom Willkinson Martin Stone
5. Fireworks For Elspeth (Sunday 2 Oct 1983 @ 10.00pm) | Director: Alvin Rakoff
6. To The Camp and Back (Sunday 9 Oct 1983 @ 10.10pm) | Director: John Glenister

ALL FOR LOVE

BBC1/Little Bird / 1x90m-e / 1999 / 6 June / Sun 9.00pm / ‘Digital – Widescreen’

Wrier: Allan Cubitt / Novel:St Ives by R.L Stevenson / Producers: Johnathon Cavendish, James Mitchell, / Director: Harry Hook

Period drama. In the 19th century Napoleonic wars dashing French officer Jacques St Ives finds himself captured and stuck in a Scottish Prisoner of War Camp where he soon falls for the beautiful Flora.

With:- JEAN MARC BARR as St Ives /ANNA FREIL as Flora / MIRANDA RICHARDSON as Miss Gilchrist / RICHARD E. GRANT as Chevening / TIM DUTTON as Francois / CECILLE PALLAS as Mathilde / MICHAEL GOUGH as Count / JASON ISAACS as Alain / DESMOND BARRIT as Linlithgow / CHRISTOPHER McHALLEM as Gautier / JIMMY KEOGH as Jean / VERNON DOBTCHEFF as Bonnefoy

ALL GOOD MEN

BBC1 ‘Play for Today’ / 1x65m-e / 1974 31 Jan

Writer: Trevor Griffiths / Design: Peter Brachacki / Producer: Graeme McDonald / Director:Michael Lindsay-Hogg

Drama. An elderly Labour politician, Edward Waite, looks back over his career, in the company of a TV producer.

With:- BILL FRASER as Edward Waite / FRANCES DE LA TOUR as Maria / JACK SHEPHERD as William / RONALD PICKUP as Richard Massingham

ALL GOOD THINGS

BBC1 / 6x30m-e / 1991 14 May – 18 June

Comedy drama series. A 39 year old decides to go about helping people and generally doing good.

With:- BRENDA BLETHYN

ALL IN THE GAME

Carlton / 6x60m-e / 1993

Creator: Gary Lineker, Stan Hey

Drama. A promising English footballer enters a whole new top flight, champagne filled world when he is transferred to top Spanish club Barcelona.

With:- LLOYD OWEN as Darren Matthews / JOHN FORGEHAM as Freddie Matthews / WARREN CLARKE as Kenny Dawes

ALL OR NOTHING AT ALL

Carlton / 3x60m-e / 1993

Writer: Guy Andrew / Producer: Brian Eastman / Director: Andrew Grieve

Drama serial. Leo, a financial advisor loses his clients money by gambling it away on the horses.

With:- HUGH LAURIE as Leo / JESSICA TURNER as Jane / PIPPA GUARD as Marion / CAROLINE QUENTIN as Rebecca / STEVE STEEN as Duncan / BOB MONKHOUSE as Giles / PHYLLIDA LAW as Mrs Timpson

ALL PASSION SPENT

BBC / 3x60m-e / 1988

Novel: Vita Sackville-West / Writer: Peter Buckman / Producer: Colin Rogers / Director: Martyn Friend

Period drama serial. Lord Slane is dead. After a lifetime spent supporting his career as Viceroy of India, Prime Minister, and elder statesman, Lady Slane is free at last to do as she pleases. Downstairs her children are busily deciding her future, assuming gracious compliance but Lady Slane plans to reassert her independence.

With:- Wendy Hiller as Lady Slane / Maurice Denham as Gervase Bucktrout / Phyllis Calvert as Carrie / Faith Brook as Lavinia / John Franklyn-Robbins as Kay / Harry Andrews as Mr. Fitzgeorge / Hilary Mason as Edith / Geoffrey Bayldon as William / Antonia Pemberton as Mabel / Eileen Way as Genoux / Jane Snowden as Deborah / John Saunders / Katherine Stark / John Bott

ALL QUIET ON THE PRESTON FRONT

BBC1 / 19x50m-e / 1994-97

Writer: Tim Firth / Theme Music: Milltown Brothers / Producer: Chris Griffin

Comedy drama series. Stories of a group of part time soldiers, members of the territorial army. Seasons 2 and 3 known as Preston Front.

With:- COLIN BUCHANAN as Hodge / PAUL HAIGH as Eric / STEPHEN TOMPKINSON as Spock(season one) / DAVID MACREEDY as Polson / ADRIAN HOOD as Lloydy / TONY MARSHALL as Diesal / CAROLINE CATZ as Dawn / LUCY AKHURST

ALL’S WELL THAT ENDS WELL

BBC (BBC Television Shakespeare) / 1x160m-e / 1980

Writer: William Shakespeare / Music: Stephen Oliver / Producers: Jonathan Miller, Joseph Papp / Director: Elijah Moshinsky

Period comedy. When Bertram, the King of France marries Helena, he sets out a series of tests that must make her prove her love before consumation ofthe marriage takes place.

With:- IAN CHARLESON as Bertram / ANGELA DOWN as Helena / CELIA JOHNSON as Countess of Roussilon / MICHAEL HORDERN as Lafeau / PETER JEFFREY as Parolles / PIPPA GUARD as Diana / ROBERT LINDSAY as 1st French Lord / ROSEMARY LEACH as Widow of Florence / DONALD SINDEN as King of France / PAUL BROOKE as Lavache

ALL THE KING’S MEN

BBC1-WGBH Boston / 1x110m-e /1999 14 Nov – Sun 9.00pm

Writer: Alma Cullen / Music: Adrian Johnston / Costume: Howard Burden / Design:David Woods /Military Advisor:Taff Gillingham / Producer: Gareth Neame / Director: Julian Jarold

Period drama. When world war one breaks out, a group of men working on the Royal Family’s Sandringham estate decide to join up, led by estate manager Frank Beck. On 12 August 1915 the platoon of men went over Sulva Plain in Gallipoli and were never seen again.

With:- DAVID JASON as Capt Frank Back / MAGGIE SMITH as Queen Alexandra / WILLIAM ASH as Sgt Ted Grimes / SONYA WALGER as Lady Frances / EAMON BOLAND as Arthur Beck / DAVID TROUGHTON as King George V / EMMA CUNNIFFE as Peggy Batterbee / PATRICK MALAHIDE as Capt Claude Howlett / GAYE BROWN as Queen Mary / PHYLLIS LOGAN as Mary Beck / JAMIE BEDDARD as Roland Adams /JAMES MURRAY as Pte Will Needham / TOM BURKE as Pte Chad Batterbee / BEN CROMPTON as Pte Davy Croft / JO STONE-FEWINGS as Lt Alec Beck / ADAM KOTZ as Oswald Yeoman

ALL THE WORLD’S A STAGE

BBC / 13x50m-e / 1983

A mammoth history of the Theatre from Greek tragedy to the then present day with specially staged excerpts from the classics, presented by playwright Ronald Harwood.

ALL THINGS BRIGHT AND BEAUTIFUL

BBC2 / 1x80m-e / 1984

Writer/Director: Barry Devlin

Period drama. Rural Ireland 1954:10 year old Barry O’Neill, under the influence of an over enthusiastic priest, believes himself to be experiencing visions.

With:- CIARAN FITZGERALD as Barry O’Neill / TOM WILKINSON as Father McAteer / GABRIEL BYRNE as Good Thief

ALMA MATER

BBC (Play For Taday) / 1x60m-e / 1971

Director: James Ferman

Drama.

With:- MAX ADRIAN / JASON KEMP / DINAH SHERIDAN / JOHN WOODVINE

ALTERNATIVE 3

Anglia / 1x60m-e / 1977 20 June

Writer: David Ambrose / Director: Christopher Miles

Spoof documentary that claimed America and Russia had set up a colony of scientists on the Moon, because the Earth was running out of oxygen and was now a lost cause. Many people still believe to this day that the programme was in fact true.

ALWAYS AND EVERYONE

Granada / 40x60m-e / 1999 – 2002

Producer:Francis Hopkinson / Script Editor: Diederick Santer / Costume: Alison Munro(Season 1), Sue Yelland(season 2) / Theme Music: Julian Brookhouse / Design: Taff Batley / Executive Producers: Susan Hogg, Simon Lewis,

Medical drama series. Stories of the doctors working in the hectic A&E department of large city hospital Saint Victors. From season three the title was shortened to simply A & E.

With:- MARTIN SHAW as Robert Kingsford / NIAMH CUSACK as Christine Fletcher / DAVID HAREWOOD as Mike Gregson (to season three) / ESTHER HALL as Louise Macken (to season three) / PAUL WARRINER as Stuart Phelan (to season three?) / DAVID PARTRIDGE as David Scobie (to season three?) / JANE SCAVIN as Cathy Jordan (to season three?) / TAMZIN MALLESON as Kate Brady (to season three) / JANE DANSON as Sam Docherty (from season three) / MICHAEL KITCHEN as Jack Turner (from Season three) / New Season Four regulars:- JAYE GRIFFITHS as Ruth Cole / JAMES MURRAY as Danny Barton / EMILY HAMILTON as Saskia Walker / PARMINDER NAGRA as Sunita Verma / BEN TAYLOR as James Da Costa (season three) – in the context of the show his character is well known as a TV medical boffin.

THE AMAZING DR CLITTERHOUSE

BBC / 1x90m-e / 1947 bw

Writer/Producer: John Glyn Jones / Play:Barre Lyndon

Comedy thriller. To prove his theories correct a top criminologist invites several criminals to stay in his home.

With:- HAROLD WARRENDER / MARJORIE MASS / ELEANOR SUMMERFIELD / HENRY OSCAR

THE AMAZING DR NEWTON

BBC / 1x50m-e / 1977 ‘Horizon’

Drama documentary. A dramatisation of the life of 17th century scientific genius Isaac Newton.

With:- JACK SHEPHERD as Isaac Newton

AMBASSADOR

BBC1-Ecosse-Irish Screen / 12x50m-e / 1998-99

Creator: Russell Lewis / Theme Music: Richard Harvey / Script Editor: Valery Ryan / Exectuie Producers: Jeremy Gwilt, Douglas Rae / Producer: Stephen Smallwood

Drama series. Harriet Smith is assigned to be British Ambassador to Ireland.

With:- PAULINE COLLINS as Harriet Smith / DENIS LAWSON as John Stone / WILLIAM CHUBB as Stephen Tyler / T.P. McKENNA as Taoiseach Healy / OWEN ROE as Kevin Flaherty / PETER EGAN as Michael Cochrane(season 2)

THE AMERICAN

BBC2 / 1x90m-e / 1998 26 Dec

Writer: Michael Hastings / Novel:Henry James / Producer: Fiona Finlay / Director: Paul Unwin

Period drama. Wealthy self made man Christopher Newman visits Paris in the 1860’s where he falls in love with beautiful widow Claire de Cintre.

With:- MATTHEW MODINE as Christopher Newman / DIANA RIGG as Madame de Bellegarde / AISLING O’SULLIVAN as Claire de Cintre / PAUL HICKEY as Henri de Bellegarde / ANDREW SCOTT as Valentin de Bellegarde / BRENDA FRICKER as Mrs Bread / T.P.McKENNA as Marquis de Bellegarde

 

AMNESIA

ITV1 / 2x90m / 29-30 March 2004

Writer: Chris Lang / Director: Nick Laughland / Producer: Jeremy Guilt

Crime drama. Detective Mackenzie Stone believes a man who suffered complete memory loss and is now living a new life is actually a wanted murderer. Meanwhile Stone’s wife has gone missing and his colleagues start to think that Stone may have had something to do with it.

With:- JOHN HANNAH as DS Mackenzie Stone / BRENDAN COYLE as DC Ian Reid / ANTHONY CALF as John Dean / JEMMA REDGRAVE as Jenna Dean / PATRICK MALAHIDE as DI Sean Brennan / BEATRIZ BATARDA as Lucia Stone

AMONGST WOMEN

BBC2 / 4x60m-e / 1998

Writer: Adrian Hodges / Novel:John McGalvern / Producers: Johnathon Carling, Colin Tucker / Director: Tom Cairns

Period drama serial. In 1950’s rural Ireland overbearing father Moran has an increasingly difficult relationship with his five children.

With:- TONY DOYLE as Moran / GER RYAN as Rose / SUSAN LYNCH as Maggie / GERALDINE O’RAWE as Mona / ANNE-MARIE DUFF as Sheila / BRIAN F. O’BYRNE as Luke / EAMON OWENS as Michael

THE AMY JOHNSON STORY

1x90m-e / 1984

Director: Nat Crosby

Period drama. The true story of aviatrix Amy Johnson who made her first solo flight on 5 May 1930 and later disappeared whilst on a flight.

With:- HARRIET WALTER as Amy Johnson / CLIVE FRANCIS / PATRICK TROUGHTON

THE ANATOMIST

BBC / 1x90m-e / 1939 2nd June / bw

Writer: James Bridie / Producer: Moultrie Kelsall

Period comedy drama. The story of the notorious body snatchers of Victorian times Burke and Hare.

With:- W.G. FAY as Burke / HARRY HUTCHINSON as Hare / ANDREW CRUICKSHANK as Dr Knox

ANCHOR ME

ITV Network-Granada / 2x90m-e / 2000 3-4 September Sunday and Monday 9.00pm

Writer: Ashley Pharoah / Producer: Sita Williams / Music: Christopher Gunning / Costume: Lyn Avery / Camera: Simon Kosoff / Design: Stephen Fineren / Executive Producers: Susan Hogg, Simon Lewis

Drama serial. Architect Nathan returns home with his teenage son Michael to nurse his dying elderly mother – he is son caught up in a relationship with his widowed sister-in-law Jackie.

With:- IAIN GLEN as Nathan / JULIA FORD as Jackie / ANNETTE CROSBIE as Hattie / FRANK WINDSOR as William / LAURA SADLER as Cassie / ANDREW LEE POTTS as Michael / ADAM KOTZ as Billy / ANNA PATRICK as Sarah / RUSSELL TOVEY as Young Nathan / LYNDON OGBOURNE as Young Billy / MICHAEL SHERLOCK as Young Michael / SHERIDAN SMITH as Young Jackie

THE ANCIENTS

BBC Knowledge / 1x30m-e / 2000 (10 November – Friday 9.40pm)

Writer: David Hayles

Period drama based upon the life of famed poet William Blake the man who coined phrases such as ‘Heaven’s Gate’ and ‘The Doors of Perception.

With:- KENNETH CRANHAM as Blake / MEL RAIDO as Samuel Palmer

AND A NIGHTINGALE SANG

Tyne Tees / 1x95m-e / 1989

Writer: Jack Rosenthal / Play: C.P. Taylor / Director: Robert Knights

Period comedy drama. During World War II an innocent Geordie girl is wooed by a soldier.

With:- PHYLLIS LOGAN / TOM WATT / JOAN PLOWRIGHT / PIPPA HINCHLEY / STEPHEN TOMPKINSON / DES YOUNG / VAL McLANE / BOB SMEATON / WILLIE ROSS / LYN DOUGLAS / WILL HAYS / HARRY HERRING / DONALD McBRIDE

AND DID THOSE FEET

BBC / 1x75m-e / 1965 bw

Writer: David Mercer / Director:Don Taylor

Drama. A sucessful businessman is troubled by his illigitimate sons.

With:- DAVID MARKHAM / PATRICK TROUGHTON / WILLOUGHBY GODDARD

AND NO ONE COULD SAVE HER

A-L / 1x75m-e / 1972

Writer: Anthony Skene / Director:Kevin Billington

Thriller. An American woman who is staying in Dublin searches for her missing husband who has mysteriously vanished without a trace.

With:- LEE REMICK / MILO O’SHEA / FRANK GRIMES / JENNIE LINDEN

ANDROCLES AND THE LION

BBC / 1x60m-e / 1938 4 July

Producer: Desmond Davis

Drama. The story of how Androcles removed the thorn from the Lion’s paw.

ESME PERCY as Androcles

THE ANDROMEDA BREAKTHROUGH

BBC / 6x45m-e / 1962 28 June – 2 Aug

Writer: Fred Hoyle, John Elliot / Design: Norman Jones / Producer: John Elliot / Directors:John Elliot, John Knight

SciFi Drama serial. A sequel to A For Andromeda. Having destroyed the computer from the 1st serial, scientist John Fleming is forced on the run with Andromeda, but he and Madeleine Dawney must join forces when a toxic enzyme threatens to destroy the Earth.

With:- PETER HALLIDAY as John Fleming / SUSAN HAMPSHIRE as Andromeda / MARY MORRIS as Madeleine Dawney / WALTER GOTELL as Prof Neilson / GEOFFREY LEWIS as Dr Geers / BARRY LINEHAN as Col Salim / DAVID SAIRE as Dr Abu Zeki / ARNOLD YARROW as President

AND THE BEAT GOES ON

C4-Mersey / 8x60m-e / 1996

Writer: Joe Ainsworth / Music: Steve Wright / Costume: Alex McGregor / Creator/Producer: Mal Young / Executive Producer: Phil Redmond / Director:Jeremy Summers

Period drama serial. Liverpool 1960:Two families have very different lifestyles but find their paths crossing.

With:- DANNY McCALL as Ritchie O’Rourke / LISA FAULKNER as Christine Spencer / JENNY AGUTTER as Connie Spencer / NORMAN ROSSINGTON as Pop / JOHN McARDLE as Charlie Woods / DOMINIC JEPHCOTT as Kenneth Fairbrother / STEPHEN MOORE as Nicholas Spencer

ANGEL PAVEMENT

BBC / 4x50m-e / 1958

Writer: Constance Cox / Novel:J.B. Priestley

Drama serial. The problems of a small London business during the depressed nineteen thirties.

With:- MAURICE DENHAM / ALEC McCOWAN

ANGELS

BBC1 / 57x50m-e( -79) 97x25m-e(79-83) / 1975-83

Creator: Paula Milne / Script Editor: Tony Holland / Medical Advisor:Eileen Scofield / Producer: Ron Craddock, Julia Smith, Ben Rea,

Medical drama series. Stories of a group of hardworking student nurses. The 25 minute episodes were shown twice weekly.

With:- FIONA FULLERTON as Patricia Rutherford / JULIE DAWN COLE as Jo Longhurst / KARAN DAVID as Sita Patel / LESLEY DUNLOP as Ruth Fullman / PAULINE QUIRKE as Vicky Smith / JULIET WALEY as Alison Streeter / ERIN GERAGHTY as Margaret Morahan / CLARE CLIFFORD as Shirley Brent / SHIRLEY CHERITON as Kathy Betts / KATHRYN APANOWICZ as Rose Butchins

 

ANGELS

ITV – Granada / 1x120m-e / 1992

Writer: Tony Grisoni / Producer: Gub Neal / Director: Philip Saville

Fantasy drama. Three guardian angels help three souls evaluate their past lives.

With:- TOM BELL / ALFRED MOLINA / CATHY TYSON / NIAMH CUSACK / WARREN CLARKE / LOUISE LOMBARD / JAMES PUREFOY