Alec Callendar, a Pinner solicitor who likes talking to Perry Mason, meets and falls in love with Zoe Angel, a woman half his age. The series follows their relationship, as well as the ups ... See full summary »

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 Alec / ... (39 episodes, 1989-1994)
Frances White ...
 Vera Flood / ... (39 episodes, 1989-1994)
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 Jamie / ... (38 episodes, 1989-1994)
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 Hilary (33 episodes, 1989-1993)
Chrissie Cotterill ...
 Debbie / ... (30 episodes, 1989-1994)
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 Zoe / ... (26 episodes, 1990-1994)
Kate Williams ...
 Dorothy Burgess - Zoe's Mother / ... (26 episodes, 1989-1994)
Carolyn Pickles ...
 Simone / ... (23 episodes, 1989-1994)
Paul Raynor ...
 Roy (18 episodes, 1989-1993)
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Alec Callendar, a Pinner solicitor who likes talking to Perry Mason, meets and falls in love with Zoe Angel, a woman half his age. The series follows their relationship, as well as the ups and downs of Alec's officemates: his secretaries, Hilary and Miss Flood, and Alec's son, Jamie. Written by Kathy Li

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Anton Rodgers and Frances White are the only actors to appear in every episode, next is Paul Venables who appears in 38 out of the 39 episodes. The character Zoe appears in every episode but is played by two different people (Eve Matheson and Lesley Dunlop). See more »

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Dorothy 'Dot' Burgess, Zoe's Mother: [to a customer about Zoe] I dropped her on her head once when she was a baby, unfortunately not hard enough.
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I have nothing but praise for "May to December." It's superb.
4 September 2006 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Maryland Public Television ran "May to December" for some six weeks. I thought it the wittiest and most intelligent program on television, bar none. Then they took it off without explanation. I'm furious! Aside from public television, there is precious little on TV that's worth watching. Thus, I truly look forward to the few programs I enjoy and respect. Granted the station may have had a good reason for terminating the show, or may have moved it to another schedule, but I have not been able to unearth that information. MPT does not have a mechanism by which one can complain. Can anyone tell me where (outside of a DVD; I haven't one), one can find it? The people on M-T-D are among the nicest I've ever seen on TV. They're too dear to give up lightly. Help. Knightem.


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