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The New Statesman (TV Series 1987–1992) Poster

(1987–1992)

Full Cast & Crew

Series Directed by 

Geoffrey Sax ... (15 episodes, 1987-1990)
Graeme Harper ... (12 episodes, 1991-1992)
Marcus Mortimer ... (1 episode, 1994)

Series Writing Credits  

Maurice Gran ... (creator) (29 episodes, 1987-1994)
Laurence Marks ... (creator) (29 episodes, 1987-1994)

Series Cast  

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 Alan B'Stard / ... (29 episodes, 1987-1994)
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 Piers Fletcher-Dervish (26 episodes, 1987-1992)
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 Sarah B'Stard (21 episodes, 1987-1992)
Terence Alexander ...
 Sir Greville McDonald / ... (8 episodes, 1989-1992)
Rowena Cooper ...
 Norman Bormann (5 episodes, 1987)
John Nettleton ...
 Sir Stephen Baxter (5 episodes, 1987-1989)
Berwick Kaler ...
 Geoff Dicquead / ... (5 episodes, 1989-1990)
Nick Stringer ...
 Crippen / ... (4 episodes, 1987-1989)
Victor Lucas ...
 Mr Speaker / ... (4 episodes, 1989)
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 Margaret Thatcher / ... (4 episodes, 1987-1990)
Vivien Heilbron ...
 Beatrice Protheroe (3 episodes, 1987)
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 Paddy O'Rourke (3 episodes, 1991-1992)
Brigitte Kahn ...
 Frau Kleist / ... (3 episodes, 1987-1992)
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 Messenger / ... (3 episodes, 1987-1991)
John Carlin ...
 House of Commons Speaker (3 episodes, 1987)
John Warnaby ...
 Auctioneer / ... (3 episodes, 1992)
Alan Hardwick ...
 Newscaster (3 episodes, 1989-1990)
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 Roland Gidleigh-Park (2 episodes, 1987)
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 Sidney Bliss (2 episodes, 1987)
Martin Friend ...
 House of Commons Speaker (2 episodes, 1991)
Tip Tipping ...
 Mugger / ... (2 episodes, 1991)
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 Peter Moran (2 episodes, 1989)
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 Hilary (2 episodes, 1988-1989)
Jerome Willis ...
 Sir Austin Periam / ... (2 episodes, 1989-1990)
David Simeon ...
 P.C. Austin / ... (2 episodes, 1987-1990)
Judith Hibbert ...
 Chantelle / ... (2 episodes, 1987-1989)
Jim Brogan ...
 Beggar (2 episodes, 1989)
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 Piers Lonsdale (1 episode, 1989)
Lou Hirsch ...
 Houghton Mifflin (1 episode, 1989)
Suzette Llewellyn ...
 Georgina (1 episode, 1989)
Trevor Laird ...
 Lance Okum-Martin (1 episode, 1987)
Bernard Gallagher ...
 Chief Whip (1 episode, 1989)
William Merrow ...
 Helmut Drucker (1 episode, 1989)
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 Donna Nightingale (1 episode, 1989)
Brenda Bruce ...
 Beryl (1 episode, 1991)
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 Colonel Gromyko (1 episode, 1991)
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 Ken Price (1 episode, 1991)
James Saxon ...
 Victor Crosby (1 episode, 1991)
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 Lord Penistone (1 episode, 1991)
Isabelle Amyes ...
 Lady Virginia (1 episode, 1987)
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 Chief Whip (1 episode, 1987)
William Simons ...
 Catchpole (1 episode, 1987)
Helen Lederer ...
 Radio Presenter (1 episode, 1989)
Mac McDonald ...
 Sheriff (1 episode, 1989)
Leonie Mellinger ...
 Clarissa (1 episode, 1989)
Duncan Preston ...
 Floor Manager (1 episode, 1989)
David Stoll ...
 Judge (1 episode, 1989)
Joan Bakewell ...
 Herself (1 episode, 1991)
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 Julian Whitaker (1 episode, 1991)
Penny Brownjohn ...
 Betty Gammon (1 episode, 1991)
Mark Kingston ...
 Freddy Ogilvy (1 episode, 1991)
Moray Watson ...
 Professor Eugene Quail (1 episode, 1991)
John Bowe ...
 Pietro Garibaldi (1 episode, 1992)
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 Le Cul (1 episode, 1992)
David Cardy ...
 Arturo (1 episode, 1992)
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 Willoughby Guzzler (1 episode, 1987)
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 Captain Hirsch (1 episode, 1987)
Peter Martin ...
 Vernon (1 episode, 1987)
Tara Moran ...
 Young Conservative (1 episode, 1987)
Tim Stern ...
 Cabbie (1 episode, 1987)
Arthur Cox ...
 Ronald Barrett (1 episode, 1989)
Allan Hargreaves ...
 Himself (1 episode, 1989)
Randal Herley ...
 Mr. Mumford (1 episode, 1989)
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 Waiter (1 episode, 1989)
William Sleigh ...
 Castro (1 episode, 1989)
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 Police Inspector (1 episode, 1991)
Joanna Kanska ...
 Ludmilla (1 episode, 1991)
Anna Keaveney ...
 Marcia Hornsby (1 episode, 1991)
Sarah Neville ...
 Stella Crossman (1 episode, 1991)
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 Dutch Commissioner (1 episode, 1992)
Hans Meyer ...
 Herr Wessel (1 episode, 1992)
Christopher Ryan ...
 Ioannis Douvalopoulos (1 episode, 1992)
Serena Gordon ...
 Victoria (1 episode, 1987)
Steffanie Pitt ...
 Cyndy (1 episode, 1987)
Diana Weston ...
 Edie Guzzler (1 episode, 1987)
Lewis Hancock ...
 Elevator Attendant (1 episode, 1989)
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 Annalena (1 episode, 1989)
Paula Jacobs ...
 Labour Woman MP (1 episode, 1989)
Allan Larenzo ...
 Manager (1 episode, 1989)
Nicholas Parsons ...
 Himself (1 episode, 1989)
Dorothea Phillips ...
 Mrs. Mumford (1 episode, 1989)
Joanne Heywood ...
 Cher Titley (1 episode, 1991)
David Lloyd ...
 Police Sergeant (1 episode, 1991)
Johnny More ...
 Neil Kinnock (1 episode, 1991)
Michael Robbins ...
 Mad Eddie (1 episode, 1991)
Hilary Trott ...
 TV Interviewer (1 episode, 1991)
Paul Bentall ...
 Nicki Ceaucescu (1 episode, 1992)
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 Claude Chagrin (1 episode, 1992)
Robert Jezek ...
 American (1 episode, 1992)
Neville Phillips ...
 Headmaster (1 episode, 1987)
Hubert Rees ...
 Goronwy Hopkins (1 episode, 1987)
John Ringham ...
 Police Commander (1 episode, 1987)
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 Sir Malachi Jellicoe (1 episode, 1987)
Neil Daglish ...
 Keith (1 episode, 1989)
Terence Hillyer ...
 Larry (1 episode, 1989)
Roger Kitter ...
 Himself (1 episode, 1989)
Christa Ackroyd ...
 Newsreader (1 episode, 1991)
Marc Atwood ...
 Clive (1 episode, 1991)
Pippa Brill ...
 Young Woman at Party (1 episode, 1991)
Ron Webster ...
 House of Commons Policeman (1 episode, 1991)
Peter Geeves ...
 Reinhard (1 episode, 1992)
Sandy Walsh ...
 Newsreader (1 episode, 1992)
Noel Coleman ...
 Judge (1 episode, 1987)
John Fitzgerald Jay ...
 Co-Pilot (1 episode, 1987)
Alan Downer ...
 Minister (1 episode, 1989)
Debbie Killingback ...
 Pamela (1 episode, 1989)
Heather Tobias ...
 Woman in Church (1 episode, 1989)
Shend ...
 Youth (1 episode, 1991)
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 Marlene Dietrich (1 episode, 1992)
Richard Ireson ...
 Inspector Radford (1 episode, 1987)
Chris Tummings ...
 Police Sergeant (1 episode, 1987)
Michael Branwell ...
 Vicar (1 episode, 1989)
Cheryl Miller ...
 Dhorinja (1 episode, 1989)
David Doyle ...
 Youth (1 episode, 1991)
Graham Rigby ...
 Old M.P. (1 episode, 1991)
Catherine Chevalier ...
 Newscaster (1 episode, 1992)
Donald Nithsdale ...
 Bishop (1 episode, 1987)
Geoff Oldham ...
 Conservative Minister (1 episode, 1987)
Amanda Walker ...
 Mrs. Selway (1 episode, 1987)
Kim Benson ...
 Agnes (1 episode, 1989)
Patricia Samuels ...
 Female Protester (1 episode, 1989)
Colin Wyatt ...
 Stage Hand (1 episode, 1989)
Nicholas Fry ...
 Newsreader (1 episode, 1991)
Gill McCahon ...
 Tory Model (1 episode, 1991)
Yuri Klimov ...
 Romanian Refugee (1 episode, 1992)
Alan Starkey ...
 Mayor (1 episode, 1987)
Charmian May ...
 Game Show Producer (1 episode, 1989)
Dave Atkins ...
 Liberal Democrat MP (1 episode, 1991)
Brian Horstead ...
 Ginsburg (1 episode, 1987)
Jayne Irving ...
 Herself (1 episode, 1987)
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 Make Up Girl (1 episode, 1989)
Bernard Alexander ...
 House of Commons Policeman (1 episode, 1987)
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 Floor Manager (1 episode, 1987)
Erick Ray Evans ...
 Hugo (1 episode, 1989)
Peter Woods ...
 Himself (1 episode, 1989)
David F. Betts ...
 Policeman 1 (1 episode, 1987)
Howard Lee ...
 Patrolman (1 episode, 1987)
John Segal ...
 Clive (1 episode, 1989)
Richard Whitmore ...
 Himself (1 episode, 1989)
Charlie Burman ...
 Policeman 2 (1 episode, 1987)
George Phillips ...
 Ambulanceman (1 episode, 1987)
Peter Spraggon ...
 Policeman at No 10 (1 episode, 1989)
Christopher Gray ...
 Mrs. Thatcher's Detective (1 episode, 1987)
David Sutch ...
 Himself (1 episode, 1987)
Lynda Lee Lewis ...
 Game Show Hostess (1 episode, 1989)
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 Various Characters (1 episode, 1988)
Matyelok Gibbs ...
 Mrs. Bick (1 episode, 1989)
Stuart Golland ...
 Farmer (1 episode, 1989)
Anthony Schaeffer ...
 German Man (1 episode, 1989)
David Beale ...
 Mr. Speaker (1 episode, 1990)
Michael Bilton ...
 Sir William Horsey QC (1 episode, 1990)
Paul Birchard ...
 Ximenes (1 episode, 1990)
Peter Blake ...
 Kerry Grout (1 episode, 1990)
Geoffrey Chater ...
 Justice Saunders (1 episode, 1990)
Dickie Davies ...
 Himself (1 episode, 1990)
Janine Duvitski ...
 Interpreter (1 episode, 1990)
Roger Grainger ...
 Usher (1 episode, 1990)
Tom Harrison ...
 Vicar (1 episode, 1990)
John McCririck ...
 Himself (1 episode, 1990)
John Normington ...
 Sidney Bliss (1 episode, 1990)
James Quinn ...
 Journalist (1 episode, 1990)
John Rapley ...
 Bookmakers Shop Manager (1 episode, 1990)
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 Chief Amlumi (1 episode, 1990)
Harriet Reynolds ...
 Dame Josie (1 episode, 1990)
Elizabeth Banks ...
 Nun (1 episode, 1992)
Benedick Blythe ...
 Count Otto Von Munchweiller (1 episode, 1992)
John Challis ...
 Gen. Giray (1 episode, 1992)
Nicholas Colicos ...
 Journalist (1 episode, 1992)
Don Henderson ...
 Brigadier Miljanic (1 episode, 1992)
Timothy Morand ...
 Journalist (1 episode, 1992)
Robert Schofield ...
 Journalist (1 episode, 1992)
Trudy Weiss ...
 Belinda Howell (1 episode, 1992)
Leslie Williamson ...
 Robert Maxwell (1 episode, 1992)
Sara Markland ...
 Studio Girl (1 episode, 1994)
Geoffrey McGivern ...
 Floor Manager (1 episode, 1994)
Phoebe Scholfield ...
 Make-Up girl (1 episode, 1994)
Brian Walden ...
 Interviewer (1 episode, 1994)
Nick Owen ...
 Himself (uncredited) (1 episode, 1987)
Henry Ayrton ...
 Russian General (uncredited) (1 episode, 1991)
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Series Produced by 

David Reynolds ... executive producer / producer (21 episodes, 1987-1991)
Tony Charles ... producer (7 episodes, 1989)
Andrew Benson ... producer (6 episodes, 1991)
David Noble ... associate producer (6 episodes, 1991)
John Bartlett ... executive producer: Yorkshire Television (6 episodes, 1992)
Bernard McKenna ... producer (6 episodes, 1992)
Michael Pilsworth ... executive producer (6 episodes, 1992)
Claire Hinson ... producer (1 episode, 1994)
Allan McKeown ... executive producer (1 episode, 1994)

Series Music by 

Alan Hawkshaw ... (27 episodes, 1987-1992)

Series Cinematography by 

Christopher Clayton ... (1 episode, 1994)

Series Film Editing by 

Bryce Clayton ... (4 episodes, 1987)
Lance Tattersall ... (3 episodes, 1989-1990)
Stuart Quarmby ... (2 episodes, 1989)
Mykola Pawluk ... (2 episodes, 1992)

Series Casting By 

Malcolm Drury ... (14 episodes, 1987-1989)
Paddy Stern ... (13 episodes, 1990-1992)
Susie Parriss ... (6 episodes, 1992)

Series Production Design by 

Roger Andrews ... (28 episodes, 1987-1994)

Series Art Direction by 

Cluny South ... (6 episodes, 1992)

Series Costume Design by 

Judi Cheseldine ... (14 episodes, 1987-1989)
Bridget Tudor-Evans ... (12 episodes, 1991-1992)
Brian Castle ... (1 episode, 1990)
Diana Moseley ... (1 episode, 1994)

Series Makeup Department 

Phillipa Haigh ... make up / makeup artist (21 episodes, 1987-1991)
Gabrielle Hamilton ... makeup designer (6 episodes, 1992)
Pamela Fox ... makeup artist (1 episode, 1990)

Series Production Management 

Claire Hinson ... production manager (6 episodes, 1992)
John Heaton ... unit manager (4 episodes, 1987)
David Noble ... unit manager (4 episodes, 1987)

Series Second Unit Director or Assistant Director 

Peter Errington ... first assistant director (3 episodes, 1992)

Series Art Department 

Bert Mackay ... production buyer (18 episodes, 1987-1992)
John Sharp ... graphics (7 episodes, 1987)
Ed Bailey ... graphics (7 episodes, 1989)
Madeleine Howard ... production buyer (7 episodes, 1989)
Karen Webber ... graphics (6 episodes, 1991)
David Honeyball ... property master (6 episodes, 1992)
Dave Gledhill ... graphics (1 episode, 1989)
Bob Bayne ... production buyer (1 episode, 1990)
Wendy Taggart ... graphics (1 episode, 1990)
Janet Willmott ... production buyer (1 episode, 1992)

Series Sound Department 

Dave Whiteley ... sound / sound supervisor (27 episodes, 1987-1992)
Nigel Holmes ... boom operator (6 episodes, 1992)
Tim Alban ... dubbing editor (5 episodes, 1992)
Barrie Box ... film sound (4 episodes, 1987)
Terry Cavagin ... dubbing mixer (4 episodes, 1987)
Jim Andrew ... O.B. sound (3 episodes, 1987)
Tom Oliver ... boom operator (2 episodes, 1992)
Richard Skelton ... dubbing editor (1 episode, 1987)
Richard Laurence ... dubbing assistant (1 episode, 1991)
Dennis Weinreich ... dubbing editor (1 episode, 1992)

Series Special Effects by 

Richard Van Den Bergh ... special effects technician (unknown episodes)

Series Stunts 

Tip Tipping ... stunt coordinator (3 episodes, 1992)
Roy Scammell ... stunt arranger (2 episodes, 1987)

Series Camera and Electrical Department 

Colin Philpott ... senior cameraman / cameras / senior camera operator (23 episodes, 1987-1992)
Peter Squires ... lighting / lighting director / lighting technician (20 episodes, 1989-1992)
Christopher Clayton ... lighting (7 episodes, 1987)
Brian Abram ... vision control (6 episodes, 1987)
Bill Goodliffe ... vision control (6 episodes, 1991)
Gerry Lord ... senior cameraman (4 episodes, 1987)
Frank Pocklington ... film cameraman (4 episodes, 1987)
Peter Crawford ... vision control (4 episodes, 1989)
Eddie Kay ... vision control (4 episodes, 1989)
Kenneth Loveday ... stills (1 episode, 1987)
Rod Harris ... vision control (1 episode, 1992)
Colin McCarthy ... gaffer (1 episode, 1992)

Series Costume and Wardrobe Department 

Sandra Fenton ... costume assistant (1 episode, 1991)

Series Editorial Department 

Stuart Quarmby ... video tape editor (18 episodes, 1987-1991)
Mary Hopkins ... vision mixer (15 episodes, 1987-1991)
Sandra Vardy ... vision mixer (6 episodes, 1992)
Mykola Pawluk ... videotape editor (4 episodes, 1992)
Chris Foley ... vision mixer (3 episodes, 1987)
Lance Tattersall ... video tape editor (3 episodes, 1989)
Karen Williams ... vision mixer (3 episodes, 1989)
Phil Cooke ... video tape editor (1 episode, 1989)
Phil Davies ... video tape editor (1 episode, 1989)
John Allen ... video tape editor (1 episode, 1991)

Series Other crew 

Robert Crossley ... stage manager / floor manager / stage management (20 episodes, 1987-1992)
Renée Short ... parliamentary adviser / parliamentary advisor (18 episodes, 1987-1991)
John Heaton ... floor manager (16 episodes, 1987-1991)
Bill Roberts ... studio supervisor (15 episodes, 1987-1990)
Anton Darby ... assistant stage manager / stage management / stage manager (14 episodes, 1987-1989)
Annette Roche ... stage manager / stage management (13 episodes, 1990-1992)
Susan France ... production assistant (7 episodes, 1987)
Eileen Colehan ... production assistant (7 episodes, 1989)
Carol McKenzie ... production assistant (6 episodes, 1991)
Mike Wilkinson ... studio supervisor (6 episodes, 1991)
Shanti K. Bhatia ... publicist (6 episodes, 1992)
Janet Mullins ... script supervisor (6 episodes, 1992)
Derek Oliver ... technical manager (6 episodes, 1992)
Rod Harris ... vision control (5 episodes, 1992)
Peter Crawford ... vision control (4 episodes, 1989)
Eddie Kay ... vision control (4 episodes, 1989)
Bill Goodliffe ... vision control (3 episodes, 1991)
Julia Morpeth ... location manager (2 episodes, 1992)
Brian Abram ... vision control (1 episode, 1987)
Sonia Hampson ... production assistant (1 episode, 1990)
Granville Marshall ... vision control (1 episode, 1990)
David Noble ... floor manager (1 episode, 1990)
Jane Soans ... stage manager (1 episode, 1990)
Christa Feldhaus ... floor assistant (1 episode, 1991)
Gill Hinchcliffe ... floor assistant (1 episode, 1991)
Tip Tipping ... fight arranger (1 episode, 1991)
Karen Worley ... production secretary (1 episode, 1991)
Richard Balfe ... parliamentary consultant (1 episode, 1992)
Mia Jupp ... production secretary (1 episode, 1992)
Chris Methven ... vision control (1 episode, 1992)
Luc Vanden Bosch ... location manager (1 episode, 1992)
Terry Watson ... console operator (1 episode, 1992)

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