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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)
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)
Iain McLean ... (5 episodes, 1993-1994)
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 ...
 Augustus 'Porkpie' Grant (71 episodes, 1989-1994)
Gyearbuor Asante ...
 Matthew (69 episodes, 1989-1994)
Kim Walker ...
 Gloria Ambrose (60 episodes, 1989-1994)
Geff Francis ...
 Michael Ambrose (54 episodes, 1989-1994)
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 Lee Stanley (52 episodes, 1989-1994)
Justin Pickett ...
 Sean Ambrose (50 episodes, 1989-1994)
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 Tony (36 episodes, 1989-1993)
Mathilda Thorpe ...
 Mandy Mosgrove (27 episodes, 1989-1994)
Lisa Geoghan ...
 Louise Dixon (20 episodes, 1989-1992)
Count Prince Miller ...
 Vince (19 episodes, 1989-1994)
Joan Ann Maynard ...
 Beverley / ... (14 episodes, 1989-1994)
Dean Gatiss ...
 Ricky Flaxman (12 episodes, 1994)
Sol Raye ...
 Bert (10 episodes, 1989-1994)
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 ...
 Aunty Susu (4 episodes, 1989-1994)
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 Bernie (3 episodes, 1993-1994)
Teohna Williams ...
 Roni (3 episodes, 1993-1994)
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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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 Vicar (2 episodes, 1992-1993)
Sheila Hyde ...
 Florence (2 episodes, 1990-1992)
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 John / ... (2 episodes, 1992-1993)
Nadia Williams ...
 Daisy (2 episodes, 1992)
Steve Anderson ...
 James (2 episodes, 1990-1993)
Roger Griffiths ...
 Leroy Smart (2 episodes, 1990-1991)
Jayne Alfred ...
 Collette (2 episodes, 1991-1992)
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)
Steve Sweeney ...
 Robert (2 episodes, 1990)
Leanne Hong ...
 Doe (2 episodes, 1990-1993)
Terry Sue-Patt ...
 Lloyd (2 episodes, 1990)
John Bardon ...
 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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 Sola (1 episode, 1993)
Bruce Callender ...
 Cedric (1 episode, 1992)
Pauline Melville ...
 Mrs. Martin (1 episode, 1992)
Valerie Murray ...
 Pearl (1 episode, 1992)
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 Veronica (1 episode, 1990)
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 Samantha Martin (1 episode, 1992)
Leon Parris ...
 Wayne (1 episode, 1992)
Adrienne O'Sullivan ...
 Helen (1 episode, 1990)
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)
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 Baby (1 episode, 1990)
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 Willy (1 episode, 1990)
Sugar Dean ...
 Mr. Hollingworth (1 episode, 1992)
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 Derrick (1 episode, 1992)
Pamela Jikiemi ...
 Telephone Engineer (1 episode, 1992)
Bea Julakasiun ...
 Danny (1 episode, 1992)
Tim Stone ...
 Policeman (1 episode, 1992)
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 Gerard (1 episode, 1993)
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 Debbie (1 episode, 1993)
Norman Roberts ...
 Fred (1 episode, 1993)
Denzil Williamson ...
 Customer (1 episode, 1993)
Colette Brown ...
 Della (1 episode, 1994)
Robert Jordan ...
 Mobile Phone Man (1 episode, 1994)
Stefan Kalipha ...
 Irving Poole (1 episode, 1994)
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 Pamela Peterson (1 episode, 1994)
Al Matthews ...
 Reverend Marvin Jones (1 episode, 1994)
Billie-Claire Wright ...
 WPC (1 episode, 1994)
Deborah Harper ...
 Young Girl (1 episode, 1990)
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 Matthew McFarlane (1 episode, 1990)
Vivian Pickles ...
 Bag Lady (1 episode, 1990)
Eddie Yeoh ...
 Mr. Wu (1 episode, 1990)
Joanne Akoto ...
 Simone (1 episode, 1992)
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 Policeman (1 episode, 1992)
Leon Black ...
 Young Michael (1 episode, 1992)
Andrew Bullock ...
 Waiter (1 episode, 1992)
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 Young Customer (1 episode, 1992)
Richard De Cordova ...
 Customer (1 episode, 1993)
Gillian Hanna ...
 Pamela (1 episode, 1993)
Jacqui Harper ...
 Newsreader (1 episode, 1993)
Cathryn Harrison ...
 Fiona (1 episode, 1993)
Mark Long ...
 Milkman (1 episode, 1993)
Antoinette Mattison ...
 Little Girl (1 episode, 1993)
Prince Albert Morgan ...
 Mr. Naylor (1 episode, 1993)
Sheila Whitfield ...
 Jenny (1 episode, 1993)
Claude Hobbs ...
 Precocious Boy (1 episode, 1994)
Helena McCarthy ...
 Patsy (1 episode, 1994)
Sara Powell ...
 Jwoinika (1 episode, 1994)
Marsha Millar ...
 Mother (1 episode, 1989)
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 ...
 Janet (1 episode, 1992)
Leila Bertrand ...
 Harassed Mum (1 episode, 1993)
Matthew Byam-Shaw ...
 Simon Greenhill (1 episode, 1993)
Race Davies ...
 Erica (1 episode, 1993)
Ivan Hunte ...
 Pianist (1 episode, 1993)
Eddie Osei ...
 Customer (1 episode, 1993)
Treva Sealy ...
 Gardener (1 episode, 1994)
Curt Clement-Fletcher ...
 Boy (1 episode, 1989)
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 The Brute (1 episode, 1990)
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 Jackie (1 episode, 1992)
Clint Nembhard ...
 Young Customer (1 episode, 1992)
Michael White ...
 Omani (1 episode, 1992)
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 ...
 Tom (1 episode, 1994)
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)
Femi Taylor ...
 Photographer (1 episode, 1993)
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 Little Brother (1 episode, 1993)
Peter McNamara ...
 John (1 episode, 1994)
Jennifer Piercey ...
 Olivia Mosgrove (1 episode, 1994)
Adrian Irvine ...
 Big Brother (1 episode, 1993)
Ian Dunn ...
 Sergeant Wilson (1 episode, 1994)
Kitty Fitzgerald ...
 Aunt Bumble (1 episode, 1994)
Rebecca Wright ...
 Sheila (1 episode, 1990)
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)
Nimmy March ...
 Dominique (1 episode, 1989)
David Rhule ...
 Rose Man (1 episode, 1989)
Priscilla Samuels ...
 Lambada Dancer (uncredited) (1 episode, 1990)
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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 

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)

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)
Tim McDonald ... location liaison (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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