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It is nearly 20 years since Lovejoy, the adventures of the roguish (but loveable) antiques dealer played by Ian McShane last graced our screens, but could it be ripe for a comeback? "Sky talked about it last year," said McShane, now better known for the rather more post-watershed western, Deadwood. "I said, 'If you're serious about it, why not make it about Lovejoy's daughter this time?'" McShane told the new issue of Radio Times. "And maybe I could do guest appearances on an antique Zimmer frame. That'd be terrific." And like any antique, a hit show (which in this case aired on BBC1 between 1986 and 1994) can only get more valuable with age. McShane said he'd kept in touch with his co-star Phyllis Logan, who played Lady Jane Felsham and now stars in Downton Abbey. Except, don't ask him what he thinks of it. Oh, go on then. "It's not my kind of show, »

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