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Release Date:
10 November 1998 (UK) See more »
1 win & 1 nomination See more »
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 (Series Cast Summary - 11 of 18)

Ciarán McMenamin ... Jez MacAllister (6 episodes, 1998)

Simone Lahbib ... Fiona Johnstone (6 episodes, 1998)

Gerard Butler ... Marty Claymore (6 episodes, 1998)

Keith Allen ... Slick Sloan (3 episodes, 1998)
Jenny Foster Hughes ... Sheena (3 episodes, 1998)
Graham De Banzie ... Eddie (2 episodes, 1998)

Lesley Harcourt ... Shanice (2 episodes, 1998)
Nifa Hindes ... Caz (2 episodes, 1998)
Nishan Hindes ... Zaz (2 episodes, 1998)
Mark Robb ... Good Looking Youth (2 episodes, 1998)
Anthony Strachan ... Kevin Dick (2 episodes, 1998)

Series Directed by
Sheree Folkson (3 episodes, 1998)

Kieron J. Walsh (unknown episodes)
Series Writing credits
Bryan Elsley (unknown episodes)

Series Produced by
Catriona McKenzie .... commissioning editor (1 episode, 1998)

Suzan Harrison .... executive producer (unknown episodes)
Peter Norris .... producer (unknown episodes)
Series Original Music by
Guy Pratt (unknown episodes)
Series Cinematography by
Peter Sinclair (unknown episodes)
Series Film Editing by
William Webb (unknown episodes)
Series Casting by
Julia Duff (unknown episodes)
Series Production Design by
Pat Campbell (unknown episodes)
Series Art Direction by
Dave Arrowsmith (unknown episodes)
Series Costume Design by
Kate Carin (unknown episodes)
Series Makeup Department
Robert McCann .... makeup designer (unknown episodes)
Series Production Management
Des Hughes .... production manager (unknown episodes)
Series Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Rob Duncan .... first assistant director (6 episodes, 1998)

Vince Coates .... third assistant director (unknown episodes)
Michael Queen .... third assistant director (unknown episodes)
David Reid .... first assistant director (unknown episodes)
Patrick James Stephens .... second assistant director (unknown episodes)
Series Art Department
Laura Donnelly .... assistant art director (6 episodes, 1998)
Andy Drummond .... art department runner (6 episodes, 1998)
Mark Hedges .... props storeman (6 episodes, 1998)
Paul McNamara .... props (6 episodes, 1998)

Gordon Fitzgerald .... property master (unknown episodes)
Colin H. Fraser .... construction manager (unknown episodes)
Piero Jamieson .... props (unknown episodes)
Series Sound Department
Gerry Bates .... boom operator (unknown episodes)
Series Special Effects by
Graham Brown .... special effects (unknown episodes)
Series Stunts
Michael Scott-Law .... stunt arranger (unknown episodes)
Series Camera and Electrical Department
Ossie McLean .... focus puller (1 episode, 1998)

Iain Johnstone .... grip (unknown episodes)
Jay Maidment .... still photographer (unknown episodes)
Barry Miller .... gaffer (unknown episodes)
Series Costume and Wardrobe Department
Dena Thanopoulos .... costume assistant (6 episodes, 1998)

Margie Fortune .... wardrobe supervisor (unknown episodes)
Series Editorial Department
Josef d'Bache-Kane .... assistant on-line editor (6 episodes, 1998)
Shane Warden .... on-line editor (6 episodes, 1998)

Patrick Doherty .... assistant editor (unknown episodes)
Emily Grant .... assistant editor (unknown episodes)
Series Other crew
Jo Cameron Brown .... dialect coach (6 episodes, 1998)

Richard Brecker .... celebrity consultant (unknown episodes)
Stephen Burt .... assistant location manager (unknown episodes)
Lindsay Grant .... script supervisor (unknown episodes)
Karen McConnell .... location manager (unknown episodes)
Kirstin McDougall .... production secretary (unknown episodes)
Claire Nye .... celebrity consultant (unknown episodes)
Lesley Robinson .... production coordinator (unknown episodes)

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35 min (6 episodes)
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5 out of 8 people found the following review useful.
Laugh'd maself stupid!, 4 July 1999
Author: loulou-10 from Glasgow, Scotland

I loved this show - it was incredibly funny! I particularly loved Forbes Masson as the agent - he was hysterical!

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