Lovejoy (1986–1994)
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Holding the Baby 

Lovejoy buys a tatty kitchen cabinet for a song,knowing that,after restoration,it is a valuable antique dresser but the owners con Beth into parting with it. After her mother hypnotizes her... See full summary »

Director:

Baz Taylor

Writers:

Ian La Frenais (series created by), Jonathan Gash (from the books by) | 1 more credit »
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Cast

Episode cast overview, first billed only:
Ian McShane ... Lovejoy
Dudley Sutton ... Tinker
Caroline Langrishe ... Charlotte
Diane Parish Diane Parish ... Beth
Gavin Richards Gavin Richards ... Oliver Jeffries
Oscar James Oscar James ... Duke Garvey
David Battley ... Norman Ebersley
Albert Welling ... Brian Newton
Corinne Skinner-Carter Corinne Skinner-Carter ... Alice Taylor
Maggie Ollerenshaw ... Kate Henshaw
Mark Powley ... Darren Chambers
Nichola Cordey Nichola Cordey ... Andrea Chambers
Donald Pickering ... Sir Roger
Earl Cameron ... Fogerty
Philip Elsmore Philip Elsmore ... Hotel Waiter

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Storyline

Lovejoy buys a tatty kitchen cabinet for a song,knowing that,after restoration,it is a valuable antique dresser but the owners con Beth into parting with it. After her mother hypnotizes her Beth recalls who took it and the trail leads to shady dealer Oliver Jeffries. By coincidence Charlotte,who is minding a friend's baby,is accidentally locked in Jeffries' shop overnight. Lovejoy regains his property but is not pleased to receive a visit from the tax man. Written by don @ minifie-1

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Comedy | Crime | Drama | Mystery

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Trivia

The baby in this episode is called Harry. Ian McShane's father was Harry McShane who played football for Manchester United in the 1950's See more »

Quotes

Tinker Dill: If only the moon were made of green cheese, then rockets would be shaped like fondue forks.
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Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

27 November 1994 (UK) See more »

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