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The Bretts

The Actress and the Bishop (Season 1, Episode 9)
TV Episode | 52 min | Drama

Martha's injury closes down "Scram!" A mysterious cleric writes a shocking play for Martha, but Charles and Lydia see a copy by mistake and steal it. Jean resigns unexpectedly. A Bolshevik union organizer grabs the coincidence to sue the ...See moreMartha's injury closes down "Scram!" A mysterious cleric writes a shocking play for Martha, but Charles and Lydia see a copy by mistake and steal it. Jean resigns unexpectedly. A Bolshevik union organizer grabs the coincidence to sue the Bretts for damages. Martha finds Jean and wants to help, but Jean insists on going her own way. Written by mama.sylvia See less
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Writers
Freda Kelsall | Rosemary Anne Sisson (creator) | Frank Marshall (creator) | Herb Schmerz (idea) (as Herb Schmertz)
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Status
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Updated Dec 4, 1987

Release date
Dec 4, 1987 (United Kingdom)

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24 cast members
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Norman Rodway
Charles Charles   See fewer
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Belinda Lang
Martha Brett Martha Brett   See fewer
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George Winter
Thomas Thomas   See fewer
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Tim Wylton
Sutton Sutton   See fewer
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Janet Maw
Jean Lacy Jean Lacy   See fewer
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Billy Boyle
Hegarty Hegarty   See fewer
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Frank Middlemass
George Brett George Brett   See fewer
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Helena McCarthy
Maeve Brett Maeve Brett   See fewer
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Peter Sallis
Dr. Woodward Dr. Woodward   See fewer
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Charles Collingwood
John Caldwell John Caldwell   See fewer
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Victoria Burton
Nell Caldwell Nell Caldwell   See fewer
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Terrence Hardiman
Bobby Bishop Bobby Bishop   See fewer
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Robert Longden
Roland Bartlett Roland Bartlett   See fewer
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Paul Spurrier
Bunny Lynch Bunny Lynch   See fewer
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Ron Welling
Stanley Stanley   See fewer
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Christine Shaw
Cherry Dubois Cherry Dubois   See fewer
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T.R. Bowen
Bowman (as Trevor Bowen) Bowman (as Trevor Bowen)   See fewer
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Charles Hodgson
Appleby Appleby   See fewer
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Les Wilson
Usher Usher   See fewer
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