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The Harp in the South 

A tale that centres on the bittersweet first and last loves of Roie, who becomes a woman too quickly living among the tenement houses, razor gangs, brothels and sly-grog shops of inner Surry Hills.
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1987  
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Series cast summary:
Anne Phelan ...  Mumma Darcy 3 episodes, 1987
Martyn Sanderson Martyn Sanderson ...  Hughie Darcy 3 episodes, 1987
Anna Hruby ...  Roie Darcy 3 episodes, 1987
Kaarin Fairfax ...  Dolour Darcy 3 episodes, 1987
Gwen Plumb ...  Grandma Kilker 3 episodes, 1987
Syd Conabere Syd Conabere ...  Pat Diamond 3 episodes, 1987
Melissa Jaffer ...  Miss Sheily 3 episodes, 1987
Shane Connor ...  Charlie Rothe 3 episodes, 1987
Brandon Burke ...  Tommy Mendel 3 episodes, 1987
Ken Radley Ken Radley ...  Johnny Sheily 3 episodes, 1987
Lois Ramsey ...  Mrs. Campion 3 episodes, 1987
Cecil Parkee Cecil Parkee ...  Lick Jimmy 3 episodes, 1987
Carole Skinner Carole Skinner ...  Delie Stock 3 episodes, 1987
Charles 'Bud' Tingwell ...  Father Cooley 3 episodes, 1987
Kirrily Nolan Kirrily Nolan ...  Sister Theophilus 3 episodes, 1987
Dinah Shearing ...  Sister Beatrix 3 episodes, 1987
Arthur Sherman Arthur Sherman ...  Mr. Gunnarson 3 episodes, 1987
Susan Leith Susan Leith ...  Francie 3 episodes, 1987
Valerie Bader ...  Gloria 3 episodes, 1987
Emily Crook Emily Crook ...  Addie 3 episodes, 1987
Franca Rubiu Franca Rubiu ...  Mrs. Siciliano 3 episodes, 1987
George Rubiu George Rubiu ...  Mr. Siciliano 3 episodes, 1987
Pat Thomson ...  Mrs. Drummy 3 episodes, 1987
Robert Baxter Robert Baxter ...  Mr. Drummy 3 episodes, 1987
Fiona Stewart Fiona Stewart ...  Grace Drummy 3 episodes, 1987
Connor Fitzpatrick Connor Fitzpatrick ...  Harry Drummy 3 episodes, 1987
Angela Gauci Angela Gauci ...  Tonetta Siciliano 3 episodes, 1987
Carmela Care Carmela Care ...  Rosina Siciliano 3 episodes, 1987
Raina McKeon Raina McKeon ...  Chocolate Molly 3 episodes, 1987
Simon Gratton Simon Gratton ...  Birdie Wren 3 episodes, 1987
Louise Cullen Louise Cullen ...  Phyllis 3 episodes, 1987
Madeleine Blackwell Madeleine Blackwell ...  Flo 3 episodes, 1987
Clive Marshall Clive Marshall ...  Ted 3 episodes, 1987
Alan Nurthen Alan Nurthen ...  Bernie 3 episodes, 1987
Grant Wilson Grant Wilson ...  Brett 3 episodes, 1987
John Clayton ...  Jim 3 episodes, 1987
Lynne Porteous ...  Else 3 episodes, 1987
Max Rowley Max Rowley ...  Terry Lawrence 3 episodes, 1987
Russell Harvey Russell Harvey ...  Announcer 3 episodes, 1987
Anne Harvey Anne Harvey ...  Murphy St. Receptionist 3 episodes, 1987
Suzette Williams Suzette Williams ...  Stella 3 episodes, 1987
Brian McNevin Brian McNevin ...  Father Hyde 3 episodes, 1987
May Pusey May Pusey ...  Sister Rose 3 episodes, 1987
Paul Coolahan Paul Coolahan ...  Publican 3 episodes, 1987
Harry Weiss Harry Weiss ...  Doctor 3 episodes, 1987
Doug Scroope Doug Scroope ...  Lottery Prize Clerk 3 episodes, 1987
Tom Farley Tom Farley ...  Lottery Prize Winner 3 episodes, 1987
Barry McMahon Barry McMahon ...  Drunk 3 episodes, 1987
William Harris William Harris ...  Cafe Man 3 episodes, 1987
Rebecca Marshall Rebecca Marshall ...  Philly Gall 3 episodes, 1987
Brendan Rammage Brendan Rammage ...  Joe 3 episodes, 1987
Lyn Collingwood Lyn Collingwood ...  Nursing Sister 3 episodes, 1987
Shirley Sheppard Shirley Sheppard ...  Nursing Sister 3 episodes, 1987
Pamela Morrissey Pamela Morrissey ...  Nursing Sister 3 episodes, 1987
Kay Eklund Kay Eklund ...  Market Stallholder 3 episodes, 1987
Carmel Cullen Carmel Cullen ...  Auditorium Woman 3 episodes, 1987
Michael Sommerville Michael Sommerville ...  Policeman 3 episodes, 1987
David Clapham David Clapham ...  Policeman 3 episodes, 1987
Julian Burroughs Julian Burroughs ...  Policeman 3 episodes, 1987
Alan McQueen Alan McQueen ...  Policeman 3 episodes, 1987
Mark Slocum Mark Slocum ...  Sailor 3 episodes, 1987
Sepp Disch Sepp Disch ...  Sailor 3 episodes, 1987
Paul Gleeson ...  Teddy 3 episodes, 1987
Saviour Sammut Saviour Sammut ...  Dimitri 3 episodes, 1987
Bill Pearson Bill Pearson ...  Factory Foreman 3 episodes, 1987
Laurie Moran Laurie Moran ...  Railways Foreman 3 episodes, 1987
Elizabeth Faithfull Elizabeth Faithfull ...  Hairdresser 3 episodes, 1987
Jeremy Halpin Jeremy Halpin ...  Market Larrikin 3 episodes, 1987
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A tale that centres on the bittersweet first and last loves of Roie, who becomes a woman too quickly living among the tenement houses, razor gangs, brothels and sly-grog shops of inner Surry Hills.

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One of Anne Phelan's favourite acting jobs. See more »

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Followed by Poor Man's Orange (1987) See more »

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Zip a dee doo dah
4 February 2021 | by bevo-13678See all my reviews

Great miniseries. But the movie with uncle Remus had better songs in it


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Country:

Australia

Language:

English

Release Date:

11 May 1987 (Australia) See more »

Also Known As:

Ruth Park's The Harp in the South See more »

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Runtime:

(DVD) | (6 episodes)

Color:

Color
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