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 Anna Madrigal (6 episodes, 1998)
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 Mary Ann Singleton (6 episodes, 1998)
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 Burke Andrew (6 episodes, 1998)
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 DeDe Day (6 episodes, 1998)
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 Michael Tolliver (6 episodes, 1998)
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 Mona Ramsey (6 episodes, 1998)
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 Mother Mucca (6 episodes, 1998)
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 Brian Hawkins (6 episodes, 1998)
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 Frannie Halcyon (6 episodes, 1998)
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 Jon Fielding (5 episodes, 1998)
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 D'orothea Wilson (4 episodes, 1998)
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 Beauchamp Day (4 episodes, 1998)
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 Betty Ramsey (3 episodes, 1998)
Domini Blythe ...
 Helena Parrish (3 episodes, 1998)
Peter Colvey ...
 Transplant Man (3 episodes, 1998)
Jackie Richardson ...
 Emma (3 episodes, 1998)
Heath Lamberts ...
 Arnold Littlefield (2 episodes, 1998)
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 Birdsong (2 episodes, 1998)
Sharman Sturges-Yarnell ...
 Melba Littlefield (2 episodes, 1998)
Michel Perron ...
 Bruno (2 episodes, 1998)
Brigid Tierney ...
 Douchebag (2 episodes, 1998)
Janine Theriault ...
 Bobby (2 episodes, 1998)
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In this sequel to the controversial PBS mini-series, Mona Ramsey is on a cross-country trip that takes her to a brothel which may hold a secret about her past. Michael "Mouse" Tolliver and Mary Ann Singleton go on a cruise where they meet up with lovers old and new. Back in San Francisco, Brian Hawkins becomes involved with a mysterious woman he spots from his window, while DeDe Halcyon Day becomes acquainted with a new friend who helps her discover her true inner feelings. Written by Phil Fernando

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The late Jackie Burroughs who plays Anna's mother in the series is actually somewhat younger than Olympia Dukakis. Jackie was born in 1939, Olympia in 1931. See more »

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Mrs. Anna Madrigal: Some people drink to forget. Personally, I smoke to remember.
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Spin-off The Night Listener (2006) See more »

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as enjoyable as the first series
19 February 2005 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I agree that the casting of different actors as Michael, Mona, Brian (especially Brian), Mrs. Halcyon, Dor'thea, Emma is a jolt. However, it's a done deal, so get over it. All in all, I'd say this second set is as enjoyable as the first, and moves more quickly, with as many over the top surprises. I read the book after I saw the show, so I was howling at the TV in surprise as the big mystery about Burke's amnesia played out with the most hilarious spin on a cult anyone could come up with. I can't think of another TV mini-series that is this fun. And a note for fellow gay men: this is required viewing. People who watch light entertainment and treat it too seriously... well, they have a perspective that I think is misplaced.


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