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Game On. Image shows from L to R: Martin Henson (Matthew Cottle), Mandy Wilkins (Samantha Janus), Matthew Malone (Neil Stuke). Copyright: Hat Trick Productions.

Game On

BBC Two sitcom. 18 episodes (3 series), 1995 - 1998. Stars Samantha Janus, Matthew Cottle, Neil Stuke, Ben Chaplin and Tracy Keating.

Series 2, Episode 6 - Bruce Willis & Robert De Niro Holding A Fish

Martin is doing voluntary work on a helpline for distressed people; he gives his phone number to one of the callers who phones the flat. Pretending to be Martin, Matt tries to flirt with her, but gets more than he bargained for when she threatens to kill herself if 'Martin' doesn't visit her. Matt ventures out into the night...

Broadcast details

Date
Monday 21st October 1996
Time
9pm
Channel
BBC Two
Length
30 minutes

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    Cast & crew

    Regular cast
    Samantha Janus Mandy Wilkins
    Matthew Cottle Martin Henson
    Neil Stuke Matthew Malone
    Tracy Keating Clare Monohan
    Guest cast
    Lou Gish Tesni
    Daniel Lawrence Taylor (as Daniel Taylor) Patrick
    Angela Curran (as Angel Curran) Sarah
    Frances White Nurse
    Barbara Keogh Woman in Precinct
    Richard Strange Praying Man
    Fay Masterson Susie
    Writing team
    Bernadette Davis Writer
    Andrew Davies Writer
    Production team
    John Stroud Director
    Geoffrey Perkins Producer
    Sioned Wiliam Producer
    Denise O'Donoghue Executive Producer
    Nick Ames Editor
    James Dillon Production Designer
    Philip Pope Composer

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