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Elizabeth Archard ...
 Pollyanna (6 episodes, 1973)
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 Aunt Polly (6 episodes, 1973)
Paddy Frost ...
 Nancy (6 episodes, 1973)
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 John Pendleton (5 episodes, 1973)
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 Timothy (5 episodes, 1973)
Stephen Galloway ...
 Jimmy Bean (4 episodes, 1973)
Paul Maxwell ...
 Dr. Chilton (3 episodes, 1973)
Donald Bisset ...
 Old Tom (3 episodes, 1973)
Valerie Colgan ...
 Milly Snow (2 episodes, 1973)
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 Mrs Payson (2 episodes, 1973)
Mildred Shaw ...
 Nora Bates (2 episodes, 1973)
Lilian Padmore ...
 Cook (2 episodes, 1973)
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Aunt Polly: [to herself] Pollyanna? What a ridiculous name!
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Elizabeth Archard is superb in the title role
7 January 2001 | by (Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia) – See all my reviews

I saw this BBC series in the 70's and recently bought the video package of the complete episodes. Pollyanna is like a breath of fresh air on a dark, dull and listless day, and she perks you up with her incessant chatter and "I AM glad...." lines. Her youthful exuberance slowly turns the dour grown-ups (like Aunt Polly and Mr Pendleton) into more lively and spontaneous adults. One of the best BBC productions, which I will cherish for years to come.


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