The Bretts: Season 1, Episode 1

The King Shall Not Die (16 Oct. 1987)

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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 ... See full summary »

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Cast

Episode complete credited cast:
Norman Rodway ...
Barbara Murray ...
David Yelland ...
Belinda Lang ...
George Winter ...
Tim Wylton ...
Janet Maw ...
Jean Lacy
Rhoda Lewis ...
Flora
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
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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Martha Brett: Marriage is supposed to be a partnership, not a battle to the death.
Charles Brett: That's what you think!
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