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Snakes and Ladders (1989– )

TV Series | Comedy, Sci-Fi

In the future (1999), the UK is subdivided into two regions by barbed wire and border patrols. Northern Britain is cold, bleak and impoverished, while sunny South Britain is a place of relative luxury. When Lord Tewkesbury, the owner of ...See moreIn the future (1999), the UK is subdivided into two regions by barbed wire and border patrols. Northern Britain is cold, bleak and impoverished, while sunny South Britain is a place of relative luxury. When Lord Tewkesbury, the owner of rich conglomerate, decides his son Giles needs more real-life experience, he arranged for Giles to work under an assumed name. Unfortunately, this results in Giles being sent to North Britain to do menial labor, while previously impoverished Gavin is transferred to sunny South Britain. Written by Mike Konczewski See less
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Updated Oct 17, 1989

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Oct 17, 1989 (United Kingdom)

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57 cast members
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John Gordon Sinclair
Gavin Sinclair Gavin Sinclair   See fewer
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Adrian Edmondson
Giles Tewkesbury Giles Tewkesbury   See fewer
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Ed Devereaux
Computer voice / Lord Tewkesbury Computer voice / Lord Tewkesbury   See fewer
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Phil McCall
Gavin's Dad Gavin's Dad   See fewer
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June Watson
Gavin's mum Gavin's mum   See fewer
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Elaine Collins
TV reporter TV reporter   See fewer
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Christopher Godwin
Mr. Haverty Mr. Haverty   See fewer
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Tony Meyer
Donald Donald   See fewer
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Roger Sloman
Mr. Lambie Mr. Lambie   See fewer
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Lynsey Baxter
Serena Serena   See fewer
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Ron Donachie
Mr. Pym Mr. Pym   See fewer
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David Meyer
Ronald Ronald   See fewer
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Elizabeth Bennett
Miss. Ainscow Miss. Ainscow   See fewer
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Andrée Bernard
Yana Haverty Yana Haverty   See fewer
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Peter Cellier
Mr. Gershwin Mr. Gershwin   See fewer
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Jake D'Arcy
DI Ure DI Ure   See fewer
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Alan Hardwick
Newsreader Newsreader   See fewer
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Tony Osoba
DC Cieslik DC Cieslik   See fewer
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Victoria Wicks
Receptionist / Southern hotel receptionist Receptionist / Southern hotel receptionist   See fewer
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Iain Andrew
Mr. Powling Mr. Powling   See fewer
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Louise Beattie
Young hooker Young hooker   See fewer
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Rowena Cooper
Dr. Kelsey Dr. Kelsey   See fewer
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Roger Davidson
Hotel barman Hotel barman   See fewer
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Drew Dawson
Police sergeant Police sergeant   See fewer
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Freddie Earlle
Lord Provost Lord Provost   See fewer
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Janette Foggo
Mrs. Pym Mrs. Pym   See fewer
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Grace Glover
Northern hotel receptionist Northern hotel receptionist   See fewer
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Gillian Goodman
Mrs. Haverty Mrs. Haverty   See fewer
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Robert Grayson
Commissionaire Commissionaire   See fewer
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Roger Hammond
Mr. Woodcock Mr. Woodcock   See fewer
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John Horsley
Sir Lewis Forbes-Compton Sir Lewis Forbes-Compton   See fewer
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Mandy Humphrey
Veronica Veronica   See fewer
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Ken Livingstone
Red Ken Red Ken   See fewer
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Cindy Marshall-Day
Glamorous Newsreader Glamorous Newsreader   See fewer
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Peter Martin
Clement Clement   See fewer
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Rik Mayall
Alternative comedian Alternative comedian   See fewer
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Alan McBride
Horse taxi driver Horse taxi driver   See fewer
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Sharron Moulden
Coach hostess Coach hostess   See fewer
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Lorraine Peters
Mrs. Baird Mrs. Baird   See fewer
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Jean Rimmer
Mrs. Rooke Mrs. Rooke   See fewer
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Clive Rowe
Alabama Zee Montgomery Alabama Zee Montgomery   See fewer
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Garry Snedden
Plaza guard Plaza guard   See fewer
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Albert Welling
Clive Beling Clive Beling   See fewer
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Kelly West
Pregnant Lady Pregnant Lady   See fewer
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Philip Wilde
Border fence guard Border fence guard   See fewer
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7 / 10 | 12 votes