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Asylum 

Working an extra night shift because he needs the money, kindly taxi driver Eddie picks up Ojo, an African asylum seeker. Ojo's accommodation is closed for the night and so Eddie takes him ... See full summary »

Director:

David Blair

Writers:

Jimmy McGovern (creator), James Quirk

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Cast

Episode cast overview, first billed only:
Jamiu Adebiyi ... Ojo
Ger Ryan ... Margie McEvoy
Timothy Spall ... Eddie McEvoy
James Varley ... David McEvoy
Linzey Cocker ... Leanne McEvoy
Lee Ingleby ... Sean O'Neill
Richard Stone Richard Stone ... Landlord
David Williams David Williams ... Charity Worker
Everal Walsh ... Wayne
Archie Kelly Archie Kelly ... Father Joe Mills
Christine Bottomley ... Yvonne O'Neill
Bill Rodgers ... Richie (as Bill Rogers)
Paul Simpson Paul Simpson ... Phil
Rodney Litchfield Rodney Litchfield ... Tony
Ruth McCabe ... Mary
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Storyline

Working an extra night shift because he needs the money, kindly taxi driver Eddie picks up Ojo, an African asylum seeker. Ojo's accommodation is closed for the night and so Eddie takes him home with him. Despite the language barrier the two men form a friendship but less liberal neighbours are not so pleased and Eddie's wife Margie, having given him an ultimatum, leaves him. Written by don @ minifie-1

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Genres:

Drama

Certificate:

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References Newsnight (1980) See more »

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Country:

UK

Language:

English | Afrikaans

Release Date:

11 May 2006 (UK) See more »

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