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Dear John (1986–1987)

TV Series | 45 min | Comedy

John Lacey comes home one evening to discover a letter from his wife (starting with "Dear John" - hence the title) telling him that she is leaving him. Lonely and now divorced, the series tells of his adventures as John joins a divorcee ...See moreJohn Lacey comes home one evening to discover a letter from his wife (starting with "Dear John" - hence the title) telling him that she is leaving him. Lonely and now divorced, the series tells of his adventures as John joins a divorcee club (where lonely divorced people can meet) and meets the strange members within... Written by Lee Horton See less
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2   |   1   See all
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Updated Feb 17, 1986

Release date (First episode)
Feb 17, 1986 (United Kingdom)

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44 cast members
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Ralph Bates
John Lacey John Lacey   See fewer
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Rachel Bell
Louise Louise   See fewer
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Jean Challis
Mrs. Arnott Mrs. Arnott   See fewer
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9
Irene Prador
Mrs. Lemenski Mrs. Lemenski   See fewer
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Sheila Manahan
Kirk's Mum / Mrs. Morris Kirk's Mum / Mrs. Morris   See fewer
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Ron Pember
The Commissionaire The Commissionaire   See fewer
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Tim Brown
Brian Brian   See fewer
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Richenda Carey
Miss Culper Miss Culper   See fewer
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Pauline Little
the Neighbour the Neighbour   See fewer
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Jeanne Mockford
Mrs. Boyd-Peters Mrs. Boyd-Peters   See fewer
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David Buck
the Priest the Priest   See fewer
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Freddie & The Dreamers
Themselves Themselves   See fewer
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Bill Ward
the Caretaker the Caretaker   See fewer
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Debbi Blythe
Dr. Osbourne Dr. Osbourne   See fewer
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Margaret John
Mother Superior Mother Superior   See fewer
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David Warwick
The Barman The Barman   See fewer
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Robin Driscoll
Chopper Chopper   See fewer
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Ron Tarr
Big Belly Big Belly   See fewer
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7.7 / 10 | 365 votes