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 Hazel Wiles / ... (2 episodes, 1978-1979)
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 Auguste Renoir / ... (2 episodes, 1977-1978)
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 Admiral Sir Michael Culme-Seymour / ... (2 episodes, 1977-1978)
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 McKendrick / ... (2 episodes, 1977-1978)
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 Maria Dmitrievna / ... (2 episodes, 1978)
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 Axel Reich / ... (2 episodes, 1977-1978)
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 Arthur Herbert Moore / ... (2 episodes, 1977-1978)
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 Broadbent / ... (2 episodes, 1977-1978)
Kate David ...
 Gwen / ... (2 episodes, 1977-1978)
Joe Gladwin ...
 Anton / ... (2 episodes, 1978)
Janet Brandes ...
 Apraxia / ... (2 episodes, 1978)
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 Brodovich / ... (2 episodes, 1977-1978)
Wilfred Grove ...
 Bailiff / ... (2 episodes, 1978-1979)
Andreas Markos ...
 Kyriacou / ... (2 episodes, 1977-1979)
Sharon Duce ...
 Ada / ... (2 episodes, 1977-1978)
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 Copyist / ... (2 episodes, 1977-1978)
Anthony Jackson ...
 Charles / ... (2 episodes, 1977-1978)
Frank Mills ...
 Hampshire / ... (2 episodes, 1977-1978)
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 Adamson / ... (2 episodes, 1977-1978)
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 Ian / ... (2 episodes, 1978-1979)
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 Baron / ... (2 episodes, 1978)
Margaret Courtenay ...
 Madame / ... (2 episodes, 1978)
Julian Curry ...
 Count Botvay / ... (2 episodes, 1978)
Rosemary McHale ...
 Christine / ... (2 episodes, 1978)
Declan Mulholland ...
 Barman / ... (2 episodes, 1978)
Sally Anne Newton ...
 Secretary / ... (2 episodes, 1978)
Betty Romaine ...
 Customer / ... (2 episodes, 1978)
John Woodnutt ...
 Forster / ... (2 episodes, 1978)
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