First Among Equals (1986)

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Political drama about the parallel careers of four MPs who all join Parliament in the mid-1960s.

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 Andrew Fraser (10 episodes, 1986)
Jeremy Child ...
 Charles Seymour (10 episodes, 1986)
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 Raymond Gould (10 episodes, 1986)
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 Simon Kerslake (10 episodes, 1986)
Jane Booker ...
 Fiona Seymour (10 episodes, 1986)
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 Elizabeth Kerslake (10 episodes, 1986)
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 Alec Pimkin (10 episodes, 1986)
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 Louise Fraser (9 episodes, 1986)
Anita Carey ...
 Joyce Gould (9 episodes, 1986)
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 Ronnie Nethercote (7 episodes, 1986)
Basil Moss ...
 Robert Atkinson (7 episodes, 1986)
T.R. Bowen ...
 Henry Lindsay (6 episodes, 1986)
Barry Lowe ...
 Stan Fulton (6 episodes, 1986)
Paola Dionisotti ...
 Hilary Turner (6 episodes, 1986)
Toria Fuller ...
 Kate Hamilton (5 episodes, 1986)
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 Alexander Dalglish (5 episodes, 1986)
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Political drama about the parallel careers of four MPs who all join Parliament in the mid-1960s.

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30 September 1986 (UK)  »

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