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Desmond's (TV Series 1989–1994) Poster

(1989–1994)

Full Cast & Crew

Series Directed by 

Charlie Hanson ... (11 episodes, 1990-1991)
David Askey ... (11 episodes, 1993-1994)
Iain McLean ... (9 episodes, 1993-1994)
Nic Phillips ... (8 episodes, 1990)
Trix Worrell ... (8 episodes, 1991-1992)
Liddy Oldroyd ... (7 episodes, 1992)
Mandie Fletcher ... (6 episodes, 1989)
Lou Wakefield ... (5 episodes, 1991-1992)
Jan Sargent ... (5 episodes, 1993)
Ian McLean ... (4 episodes, 1994)
Joan Sargent ... (unknown episodes)

Series Writing Credits  

Trix Worrell ... (creator) (52 episodes, 1989-1994)
Carol Williams ... (9 episodes, 1991-1994)
Paul McKenzie ... (7 episodes, 1992-1994)
Annie Bruce ... (6 episodes, 1992-1994)
Laurence Goldbourne ... (6 episodes, 1992-1994)
Joan Hooley ... (4 episodes, 1991-1993)
Alrick Riley ... (3 episodes, 1992-1993)
Panji Anoff ... (2 episodes, 1993-1994)
Patricia Elcock ... (1 episode, 1994)
Michael Ellis ... (1 episode, 1994)
Paulette Randall ... (1 episode, 1994)

Series Cast  

Norman Beaton ...
 Desmond Ambrose 71 episodes, 1989-1994
Carmen Munroe ...
 Shirley Ambrose 71 episodes, 1989-1994
Ram John Holder ...
Gyearbuor Asante ...
Kim Walker ...
 Gloria Ambrose 60 episodes, 1989-1994
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 Michael Ambrose / ... 55 episodes, 1989-1994
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Justin Pickett ...
 Sean Ambrose 50 episodes, 1989-1994
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Matilda Thorpe ...
 Mandy Mosgrove 27 episodes, 1989-1994
Lisa Geoghan ...
 Louise Dixon 20 episodes, 1989-1992
Count Prince Miller ...
Joan Ann Maynard ...
 Beverley / ... 14 episodes, 1989-1994
Dean Gatiss ...
 Ricky Flaxman 12 episodes, 1994
Sol Raye ...
Chris Tummings ...
 Alex Reynolds 7 episodes, 1992-1994
Robert McKewley ...
 Spider Webb 6 episodes, 1991-1994
Alphonsia Emmanuel ...
 Patricia Robeson 4 episodes, 1990-1992
Mona Hammond ...
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Teohna Williams ...
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 Neville James 3 episodes, 1990-1991
Lewis St. Juste ...
 Man on the Phone / ... 3 episodes, 1990-1993
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Sheila Hyde ...
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Nadia Williams ...
Steve Anderson ...
Roger Griffiths ...
 Leroy Smart 2 episodes, 1990-1991
Jayne Alfred ...
Harry Burton ...
 Nigel Clarke 2 episodes, 1990-1993
Sally Cookson ...
 Charlotte Pigott-Smith 2 episodes, 1990-1993
Mark De Couteau ...
 Youth / ... 2 episodes, 1993-1994
Keely Marshall ...
 Marcia / ... 2 episodes, 1990-1994
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Leanne Hong ...
Terry Sue-Patt ...
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 Police Inspector 2 episodes, 1990
Kenneth Gardnier ...
 Calypso 1 episode, 1992
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 Denise - Porkpie's Daughter 1 episode, 1991
Dona Kroll ...
 Mrs. Buchanan 1 episode, 1991
Suzette Llewellyn ...
 Carol Braithwaite 1 episode, 1991
Isabelle Lucas ...
 Aida Ramsay 1 episode, 1991
Sheila Ferguson ...
 Rochelle Jackson 1 episode, 1992
Oscar James ...
 Baldwin Martin 1 episode, 1992
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Bruce Callender ...
Pauline Melville ...
 Mrs. Martin 1 episode, 1992
Valerie Murray ...
Nimmy March ...
 Dominique 1 episode, 1989
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 Veronica 1 episode, 1990
Indra Ové ...
 Samantha Martin 1 episode, 1992
Leon Parris ...
Adrienne O'Sullivan ...
Iona Sinclair ...
 Vanessa 1 episode, 1990
Paul Henry ...
 Customer 1 episode, 1993
Tassia Messimeris ...
 Melissa 1 episode, 1993
Eddie Nestor ...
 Cuthbert McIntosh 1 episode, 1994
Claudette Williams ...
 Hyacinth Green 1 episode, 1994
Herbie Cox ...
 Reginald 1 episode, 1989
Carlton Dixon ...
 Darryl Montifiore 1 episode, 1989
William Vanderpuye ...
 St. Claire 1 episode, 1989
Victor J.T. Appiah ...
 Mr. Simmons 1 episode, 1990
Lucy Collins ...
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Sugar Dean ...
 Mr. Hollingworth 1 episode, 1992
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 Derrick 1 episode, 1992
Pamela Jikiemi ...
 Telephone Engineer 1 episode, 1992
Bea Julakasiun ...
Tim Stone ...
 Policeman 1 episode, 1992
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Norman Roberts ...
Denzil Williamson ...
 Customer 1 episode, 1993
Colette Brown ...
Robert Jordan ...
 Mobile Phone Man 1 episode, 1994
Stefan Kalipha ...
 Irving Poole 1 episode, 1994
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 Pamela Peterson 1 episode, 1994
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 Reverend Marvin Jones 1 episode, 1994
Billie-Claire Wright ...
David Rhule ...
 Rose Man 1 episode, 1989
Deborah Harper ...
 Young Girl 1 episode, 1990
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 Matthew McFarlane 1 episode, 1990
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 Bag Lady 1 episode, 1990
Eddie Yeoh ...
Joanne Akoto ...
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 Policeman 1 episode, 1992
Leon Black ...
 Young Michael 1 episode, 1992
Andrew Bullock ...
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 Young Customer 1 episode, 1992
Richard De Cordova ...
 Customer 1 episode, 1993
Gillian Hanna ...
Jacqui Harper ...
 Newsreader 1 episode, 1993
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Mark Long ...
 Milkman 1 episode, 1993
Antoinette Mattison ...
 Little Girl 1 episode, 1993
Prince Albert Morgan ...
 Mr. Naylor 1 episode, 1993
Sheila Whitfield ...
Claude Hobbs ...
 Precocious Boy 1 episode, 1994
Helena McCarthy ...
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 Jwoinika 1 episode, 1994
Marsha Millar ...
Kwong Chee Leong ...
 Uncle Wu 1 episode, 1990
Jill Spurrier ...
 Registrar 1 episode, 1990
Chantelle La Rose ...
 Chantelle 1 episode, 1992
Martin Marquez ...
 Policeman 1 episode, 1992
Gavin McKenzie ...
 Young Customer 1 episode, 1992
Daniel Smith ...
 Ball Kid 1 episode, 1992
Michelle Woodland ...
Leila Bertrand ...
 Harassed Mum 1 episode, 1993
Race Davies ...
Ivan Hunte ...
 Pianist 1 episode, 1993
Eddie Osei ...
 Customer 1 episode, 1993
Matthew Byam Shaw ...
 Simon Greenhill 1 episode, 1993
Treva Sealy ...
 Gardener 1 episode, 1994
Curt Clement-Fletcher ...
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 The Brute 1 episode, 1990
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Clint Nembhard ...
 Young Customer 1 episode, 1992
Michael White ...
Stephanie Charles ...
 Sean's Girl 1 episode, 1993
Kevin Dignam ...
 Policeman 1 episode, 1993
Paula Thomas ...
 Receptionist 1 episode, 1993
Curtis Walker ...
 Himself 1 episode, 1993
Glyn Grimstead ...
Chester Harriott ...
 Pianist 1 episode, 1994
Sylvester Williams ...
 Cleveland Davis 1 episode, 1994
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 Caroline 1 episode, 1992
Felix Davis ...
 Youth 2 1 episode, 1993
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 Photographer 1 episode, 1993
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 Little Brother 1 episode, 1993
Peter McNamara ...
Jennifer Piercey ...
 Olivia Mosgrove 1 episode, 1994
Adrian Irvine ...
 Big Brother 1 episode, 1993
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 Sergeant Wilson 1 episode, 1994
Kitty Fitzgerald ...
 Aunt Bumble 1 episode, 1994
Rebecca Wright ...
Luke Strain ...
 Boy on Crossing 1 episode, 1994
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 Ms Julien 1 episode, 1990
Christopher Miles ...
 Sheila's Man 1 episode, 1990
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 Angry Mum 1 episode, 1994
Charlie Crockett ...
 11 Yr Old Boy 1 episode, 1994
Priscilla Samuels ...
 Lambada Dancer (uncredited) 1 episode, 1990

Series Produced by 

Humphrey Barclay ... producer / executive producer (69 episodes, 1989-1994)
Al Mitchell ... executive producer (67 episodes, 1989-1994)
Paulette Randall ... producer / associate producer (38 episodes, 1992-1994)
Charlie Hanson ... producer (26 episodes, 1989-1991)
David Shanks ... associate producer (6 episodes, 1989)

Series Music by 

John Collins ... (27 episodes, 1990-1993)

Series Film Editing by 

Jake Bernard ... (1 episode, 1991)

Series Casting By 

Leo Davis ... (34 episodes, 1989-1993)

Series Production Design by 

Judy Steel ... (34 episodes, 1989-1993)
Steve Clark ... (13 episodes, 1993)
Steve Wilson ... (1 episode, 1993)

Series Costume Design by 

Clive Lavagna ... (29 episodes, 1990-1994)
Pauline Daly ... (6 episodes, 1989)

Series Makeup Department 

Carolyne Walsh ... makeup artist (21 episodes, 1989-1992)
Tammy Harewood ... makeup artist (13 episodes, 1993)
Demelza Rogers ... hair stylist (uncredited) / makeup artist (uncredited) (2 episodes, 1989)

Series Production Management 

Tony Humphreys ... production executive (26 episodes, 1992-1993)
Julie Terry ... production manager (22 episodes, 1990-1994)
Brian Gladstone ... production manager (7 episodes, 1993)
Christopher Miles ... production manager (3 episodes, 1990)

Series Second Unit Director or Assistant Director 

Iain McLean ... first assistant director (13 episodes, 1993)
Cliff Pinnock ... first assistant director (unknown episodes)

Series Art Department 

Barry Du Pille ... property master (24 episodes, 1992-1993)
Terry Welsh ... prop buyer (13 episodes, 1993)
Mark Rimmell ... prop buyer (8 episodes, 1989-1990)
Penny Rollinson ... prop buyer (8 episodes, 1992)
Andy Frith ... graphics (6 episodes, 1989)
Terry Gavahan ... property master (5 episodes, 1989)
Sue Bowcott ... prop buyer (5 episodes, 1992)
Colin Harris ... production buyer (3 episodes, 1994)
Robert Gould ... property master (2 episodes, 1993)
Terry Cavahan ... property master (1 episode, 1989)
Judy Steel ... design (1 episode, 1994)

Series Sound Department 

Andy Wernham ... sound (27 episodes, 1992-1994)
Kevin Paice ... location sound (11 episodes, 1992-1993)
Richard Monks ... location sound (10 episodes, 1992-1993)
Ted Scott ... sound (6 episodes, 1989)
Steve Hellaby ... dubbing (2 episodes, 1990)
Graham Thor-Straten ... sound (2 episodes, 1990)

Series Stunts 

Vincent Keane ... stunt arranger (9 episodes, 1993)
Clive Curtis ... stunt double (1 episode, 1990)

Series Camera and Electrical Department 

Alan Tabner ... key grip (39 episodes, 1992-1994)
Howard King ... lighting (35 episodes, 1989-1994)
Chris Owen ... camera operator (23 episodes, 1990-1994)
Mark Pigden ... location camera (14 episodes, 1992-1993)
Trevor Salmon ... location camera (7 episodes, 1992)
Martin Hawkins ... camera operator / camera operator: studio camera (5 episodes, 1989)
Brian Benjamin ... camera operator (3 episodes, 1993)
Nick Hemming ... camera operator (3 episodes, 1993)
Steve Jellyman ... location camera (1 episode, 1989)
Simon Morris ... camera operator (1 episode, 1989)
Kevin Paige ... location camera (1 episode, 1992)

Series Casting Department 

Leo Davis ... casting (1 episode, 1994)

Series Editorial Department 

Moyra Bird ... vision mixer (28 episodes, 1989-1994)
Brian Marshall ... v.t. editor / editor: videotape (14 episodes, 1993-1994)
Craig Dwyer ... v.t. editor (13 episodes, 1992)
Jake Bernard ... v.t. editor / editor: video tape (8 episodes, 1989-1990)
Roz Storey ... vision mixer (5 episodes, 1989)
Barbara Hicks ... vision mixer (1 episode, 1990)
Naomi Neufeld ... vision mixer (1 episode, 1990)

Series Location Management 

Iain McLean ... location manager (13 episodes, 1993)
Tim McDonald ... location liaison (6 episodes, 1989)

Series Music Department 

Trix Worrell ... lyrics (28 episodes, 1990-1994)
Choir Connexion ... gospel songs (1 episode, 1993)
Basil Meade ... gospel songs (1 episode, 1993)

Series Other crew 

Diana Crystal Honey ... programme coordinator / assistant to producers (35 episodes, 1989-1994)
Annie Bruce ... script team (27 episodes, 1992-1994)
Paul McKenzie ... script team (27 episodes, 1992-1994)
Sharon Ricketts ... stage manager / floor manager (26 episodes, 1992-1994)
Laurence Goldbourne ... script team (26 episodes, 1992-1993)
Joan Hooley ... script team (26 episodes, 1992-1993)
Alrick Riley ... script team (26 episodes, 1992-1993)
Carol Williams ... script team (26 episodes, 1992-1993)
Jane Fryers ... continuity supervisor (13 episodes, 1992)
Iain McLean ... floor manager (13 episodes, 1992)
Patricia Williams ... stage management (8 episodes, 1989-1990)
Peter Winstanley ... production accountant (7 episodes, 1989-1993)
Cheryll Gunn ... continuity supervisor / production assistant (7 episodes, 1990-1993)
Glynis Jones ... continuity supervisor (7 episodes, 1993)
Hilary Bevan Jones ... floor manager (6 episodes, 1989)
Melvyn Jones ... stage management (6 episodes, 1989)
Valerie Letley ... production assistant (6 episodes, 1989)
Gail Berryman ... stage manager (5 episodes, 1993)
Tony Humphreys ... production executive (3 episodes, 1990-1994)
Chris Power ... choreographer (3 episodes, 1993)
Mark Allen ... floor manager (2 episodes, 1990)
Kevin Hubbard ... stage management (2 episodes, 1990)
Jemilah Litvinoff ... production assistant / production team (2 episodes, 1993-1994)
Lincoln Abraham ... production team (1 episode, 1989)
Kate Watson ... production team (1 episode, 1989)
Elaine Matthews ... production assistant (1 episode, 1990)
Sarah Bryant ... production team (1 episode, 1993)
Neil Johnson ... production team (1 episode, 1993)
Kathy Nettleship ... production team (1 episode, 1993)
Panji Anoff ... script team (1 episode, 1994)
Patricia Elcock ... script team (1 episode, 1994)
Carol Williams ... script team (1 episode, 1994)

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