Blott On The Landscape. Sir Giles (George Cole). Copyright: BBC / Picture Partnership Productions.

Blott On The Landscape

BBC Two comedy drama. 6 episodes (1 series) in 1985. Stars George Cole, Geraldine James, David Suchet, Julia McKenzie and Simon Cadell.

Series 1, Episode 2

Appalled by the riot in Worford and under pressure from the Prime Minister, the Ministry send a troubleshooter to conduct negotiations. Dundridge arrives, to be faced with more than he bargained for.

Broadcast details

Wednesday 13th February 1985
55 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
George Cole Sir Giles
Geraldine James Lady Maud
David Suchet Blott
Julia McKenzie Mrs Forthby
Simon Cadell Dundridge
Guest cast
John Welsh Lord Leakham
Paul Brooke Hoskins
Geoffrey Chater Minister
Jeremy Clyde Densher
Nicholas Selby General Burnett
Patrick Godfrey Mr. Bullett-Finch
Georgine Anderson Mrs. Bullett-Finch
Matyelok Gibbs Miss Percival 1
Sylvia Barter Miss Percival 2
John Rapley Colonel Chapman
Esmond Knight Sir Francis Puckerington
Jolyon McDowell TV Reporter
Sarah Porter Bessie Williams
Mary Healey Mrs. Wynn
Brian Coburn Hefty
Clare Grogan (as C. P. Grogan) Receptionist
Susan Porrett Freda
John Junkin Waiter
Eve Shickle Nurse
Alan Parks Piano Player
Writing team
Tom Sharpe Writer
Malcolm Bradbury Writer (Adapted By)
Production team
Roger Bamford Director
Evgeny Gridneff Producer
Brian Eastman Executive Producer

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