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Butterflies (TV Series 1978–1983) Poster

(1978–1983)

Full Cast & Crew

Series Directed by 

John B. Hobbs ... (7 episodes, 1979-1980)
Sydney Lotterby ... (6 episodes, 1980-1983)
Mandie Fletcher ... (2 episodes, 1983)
Gareth Gwenlan ... (uncredited) (13 episodes, 1978-1979)

Series Writing Credits  

Carla Lane ... (28 episodes, 1978-1983)

Series Cast  

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 Ria Parkinson (28 episodes, 1978-1983)
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 Ben Parkinson (28 episodes, 1978-1983)
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 Leonard Dunn (28 episodes, 1978-1983)
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 Adam Parkinson (28 episodes, 1978-1983)
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 Russell Parkinson (28 episodes, 1978-1983)
Joyce Windsor ...
 Ruby (26 episodes, 1978-1983)
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 Thomas (19 episodes, 1978-1983)
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 Mr. Conrad (6 episodes, 1979-1983)
Sarah James ...
 Jeannie (5 episodes, 1980-1983)
Angela Browne ...
 Amanda (3 episodes, 1983)
John Barcroft ...
 Doctor / ... (3 episodes, 1979-1980)
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 Policeman (2 episodes, 1978)
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 Mr Worth / ... (2 episodes, 1978-1979)
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 Tramp (2 episodes, 1979)
Jane Morant ...
 Ben's Assistant (2 episodes, 1979)
Helen Horton ...
 Kathleen (1 episode, 1980)
Liz Whiting ...
 Sophie (1 episode, 1983)
Marilyn Galsworthy ...
 Susanna (1 episode, 1979)
Gail Grainger ...
 Catharine (1 episode, 1979)
Neville Barber ...
 Man in Park (1 episode, 1980)
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 Tony (1 episode, 1980)
Hal Dyer ...
 Josie (1 episode, 1983)
Roy Sampson ...
 Interviewer (1 episode, 1983)
Beryl Beare ...
 Shop Assistant (1 episode, 1978)
Cindy Oswin ...
 Receptionist (1 episode, 1978)
Sheila Bernette ...
 Keep Fit Instructor (1 episode, 1979)
Giles Cole ...
 Waiter (1 episode, 1979)
James Jebbia ...
 Paperboy (1 episode, 1979)
Briony McRoberts ...
 Annie (1 episode, 1979)
Wendy Williams ...
 Mrs. Conrad (1 episode, 1979)
Roger Elliott ...
 Delivery Man (1 episode, 1980)
Stephen Garlick ...
 Youth (1 episode, 1980)
Hilda Kriseman ...
 Woman in Cafe (1 episode, 1980)
Harriet Reynolds ...
 Neighbour (1 episode, 1980)
John Gleeson ...
 Stephen (1 episode, 1978)
Christopher Lawrence ...
 Photographer (1 episode, 1978)
Lucinda Bateson ...
 Martha (1 episode, 1979)
James Charlton ...
 Huntsman (1 episode, 1979)
David Cole ...
 Postman (1 episode, 1979)
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 Hotel Receptionist (1 episode, 1980)
Bunny May ...
 Stallholder (1 episode, 1980)
Michael Smith ...
 Cookery Expert (1 episode, 1980)
Nick Stringer ...
 Wally (1 episode, 1980)
Myfanwy Talog ...
 Mrs. Murdoch (1 episode, 1983)
Vincent Brimble ...
 Hairdresser (1 episode, 1979)
Rex Taylor ...
 Door Attendant (1 episode, 1980)
Una Brandon-Jones ...
 Customer (1 episode, 1980)
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Series Produced by 

Gareth Gwenlan ... producer (14 episodes, 1978-1979)
Sydney Lotterby ... producer (14 episodes, 1980-1983)
John B. Hobbs ... assistant producer (6 episodes, 1979-1980)

Series Cinematography by 

Bill Matthews ... (1 episode, 1979)

Series Film Editing by 

Glenn Hyde ... (7 episodes, 1979)
Jesse Palmer ... (7 episodes, 1980)
Ian McKendrick ... (6 episodes, 1978)
Monica Mead ... (6 episodes, 1983)
Bob Rymer ... (1 episode, 1979)

Series Production Design by 

Ian Rawnsley ... (7 episodes, 1979)
Janet Budden ... (7 episodes, 1983)
Garry Freeman ... (6 episodes, 1978)
Tim Gleeson ... (5 episodes, 1980)
John Bristow ... (2 episodes, 1980)
Colin Green ... (1 episode, 1979)

Series Costume Design by 

Verity Lewis ... (13 episodes, 1978-1983)
Mary Woods ... (7 episodes, 1979)
Barbara Kronig ... (5 episodes, 1980)
L. Rowland-Warne ... (2 episodes, 1980)
Dorinda Rea ... (1 episode, 1979)

Series Makeup Department 

Pauline Cox ... makeup artist (7 episodes, 1979)
Carolyn Perry ... makeup artist (7 episodes, 1980)
Gillian Thomas ... makeup artist / makeup designer (6 episodes, 1978)
Shaunna Harrison ... makeup designer (6 episodes, 1983)
Jill Shardlow ... makeup artist (1 episode, 1979)
Shaunna Lewis ... makeup artist (1 episode, 1983)

Series Production Management 

Mandie Fletcher ... production manager (5 episodes, 1983)
Andy Smith ... production manager (5 episodes, 1983)

Series Second Unit Director or Assistant Director 

John B. Hobbs ... studio director (2 episodes, 1979)

Series Art Department 

Sid Sutton ... graphic designer / graphic design (8 episodes, 1978-1979)
Marc Ortmans ... graphic designer (7 episodes, 1983)
Francis Smith ... properties buyer (2 episodes, 1983)
Brian Read ... property buyer (1 episode, 1980)

Series Sound Department 

Jack Sudic ... sound (14 episodes, 1978-1979)
Paul Roberts ... re-recording mixer / dubbing mixer (13 episodes, 1980-1983)
Stan Nightingale ... sound recordist (7 episodes, 1979)
George Cassidy ... film recordist (7 episodes, 1980)
Len Shorey ... sound: studio (7 episodes, 1980)
Barrie Tharby ... film recordist (6 episodes, 1978)
Richard Chamberlain ... sound: studio (6 episodes, 1983)
John Hooper ... film recordist (6 episodes, 1983)
Geoff Tookey ... sound recordist (1 episode, 1979)
Tony Philpot ... studio sound (1 episode, 1983)

Series Camera and Electrical Department 

Henry Barber ... lighting / studio lighting (20 episodes, 1978-1980)
Reg Pope ... film cameraman (20 episodes, 1978-1980)
Ron Bristow ... studio lighting (7 episodes, 1983)
David Swan ... film cameraman (6 episodes, 1983)
Rickie Gauld ... camera assistant (4 episodes, 1978)
Derek Slee ... lighting technician (1 episode, 1979)
Peter Ware ... camera operator: senior studio (1 episode, 1979)
Dave Mutton ... senior studio cameraman (1 episode, 1980)
John Jefford ... stills photographer (1 episode, 1983)

Series Editorial Department 

Joan Duncan ... vision mixer (6 episodes, 1979-1980)
Angela Beveridge ... vision mixer (5 episodes, 1983)
Chris Booth ... video tape editor (4 episodes, 1983)
Hilary West ... vision mixer (3 episodes, 1980)
Chris Wadsworth ... video tape editor (3 episodes, 1983)
Peter Bird ... editor: video tape (2 episodes, 1980)
Dave Jones ... editor: video tape (2 episodes, 1980)
Ed Wooden ... video tape editor (2 episodes, 1980)
Graham Sisson ... editor: video tape (1 episode, 1980)
Shirley Coward ... vision mixer (1 episode, 1983)
Heather Gilder ... vision mixer (1 episode, 1983)
Ian Williams ... video tape editor (1 episode, 1983)

Series Music Department 

Ronnie Hazlehurst ... music arranger (28 episodes, 1978-1983)
Dolly Parton ... composer: theme music (28 episodes, 1978-1983)

Series Other crew 

Judy Loe ... producer's assistant / production assistant (14 episodes, 1980-1983)
Richard Boden ... production assistant / production team (9 episodes, 1979-1980)
Steve Morris ... production assistant (7 episodes, 1979)
Julie Mann ... assistant floor manager (7 episodes, 1980)
Colin Fay ... assistant floor manager (7 episodes, 1983)
John B. Hobbs ... production assistant (6 episodes, 1978)
Alan Jeffery ... technical manager (3 episodes, 1983)
Sue Bysh ... production team (1 episode, 1979)
Marcus Mortimer ... assistant floor manager (1 episode, 1979)
Monica Rodger ... producer's assistant (1 episode, 1979)

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