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Chris Orchard ...
 David Lockhart (1 episode)
Anthony Hawkins ...
 Harry Jones (1 episode)
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 Kate MacArthur (1 episode)
Peter Kowitz ...
 Jim Donnegan (1 episode)
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 Stephen Lockhart (1 episode)
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 Diana Fields (1 episode)
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 Charles Garrett (1 episode)
Joe Pampanella ...
 Gang leader (1 episode)
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Explores the humour and drama behind the scenes of television production company Lockhart Productions, which produces the one-hour mid-week current affairs programme Assignment for the Five Network, following the private and working lives, successes and failures of the people who work in front of and behind the cameras of the programme. Written by Allister Coots

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