The Bretts (1987–1989)
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The King Shall Not Die 

To manage his out-of-control bills and correspondence, Charles hires an attractive society lady as a secretary. Lydia accepts a role in the play that lacks a role for Charles. When Lydia ... See full summary »

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Barbara Murray ...
David Yelland ...
Belinda Lang ...
George Winter ...
Tim Wylton ...
Janet Maw ...
Jean Lacy
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Flora
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Victoria Burton ...
Nell Caldwell
Shirley Cassedy ...
Lady Agatha Danvers
Charles Collingwood ...
John Caldwell
Teddy Green ...
Leading Man
Lionel Hamilton ...
Sir Mortimer
Noel Johnson ...
Sir Bernard Whitgift
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Emily
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To manage his out-of-control bills and correspondence, Charles hires an attractive society lady as a secretary. Lydia accepts a role in the play that lacks a role for Charles. When Lydia learns of his new secretary, she moves out and threatens divorce. Since he has not been offered good roles, Charles stages a play that everyone else thinks is mediocre. Lydia's play is a hit, while Charles' doesn't even cover expenses - until a special visitor shows up. Written by mama.sylvia

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16 October 1987 (UK)  »

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Lydia Brett: Sometimes, in a temper, you say things you mean.
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