The Bretts: Season 1, Episode 2

Driving Ambition (Oct. 1987)

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Charles and Lydia purchase a motorcar. Thomas is thrilled when Jean likes his play, but Sutton thinks she doesn't know her place. Charles wants to purchase the Princess Theater so his son ... See full summary »

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Norman Rodway ...
Barbara Murray ...
David Yelland ...
Belinda Lang ...
George Winter ...
Tim Wylton ...
Janet Maw ...
Jean Lacy
Rhoda Lewis ...
Flora
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Billy Boyle ...
Charles Collingwood ...
John Caldwell
Michael Cooke ...
Taxi Driver
Ellis Dale ...
Daimler Salesman
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Emily
Adrian Lukis ...
Giles Peabody
Bert Parnaby ...
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Charles and Lydia purchase a motorcar. Thomas is thrilled when Jean likes his play, but Sutton thinks she doesn't know her place. Charles wants to purchase the Princess Theater so his son can take over the starring role in 'The King Must Not Die.' Written by mama.sylvia

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Charles: [admiring new motorcors] Wouldn't I - we cut a dash in this?
Lydia: Yes, I can just see us, sailing grandly down Rosslyn Hill, pursued by hordes of tradesmen waving unpaid bills.
Charles: They'd be hard-pressed to catch us in one of these. My dear Lydia, you know 'The King Shall Not Die' is doing splendidly. Despite my family's treacherous lack of confidence in my ability to fill the theatre.
Lydia: Now, don't be so prickly, dear. More to the point is my lack of confidence in your ability to drive a motorcar.
Charles: It ...
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