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 Guy Buchanan (18 episodes, 1990-1992)
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 Harry Cassidy (18 episodes, 1990-1992)
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They're a perfect team - If they don't kill each other first!
20 January 1999 | by (Perth, Western Australia) – See all my reviews

Peter Bowles and Bryan Murray star in this lighthearted look at then modern day "Con" game! Like Arthur Dayley before them - sometime the fickle winds of fate blow their way - sometimes they don't.


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