Type
Scripted
Premiered
Nov. 12, 1998
Status
Completed/Ended
Runtime
30 min.
Country
UK
Network
BBC One TV Network
Genre

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dinnerladies (UK)

Set entirely in the canteen of HWD Components, a fictional factory in Manchester. The inner lives and social interactions of the mostly female, mostly middle-aged staff are vividly and amusingly depicted. Bren tries to maintain order among the chaos, while dealing with her unspoken love for the canteen supervisor, sex-obsessed cancer sufferer Tony.

Character Guide | Cast/Crew | Guest Stars
Bren Furlongplayed by Victoria Wood
played by Victoria Wood
Petula Gordinoplayed by Julie Walters
played by Julie Walters
Dolly Bellfieldplayed by Thelma Barlow
played by Thelma Barlow
Tony Martinplayed by Andrew Dunn
played by Andrew Dunn
Anitaplayed by Shobna Gulati
played by Shobna Gulati
Philippa Moorcroftplayed by Celia Imrie
played by Celia Imrie
Twinkleplayed by Maxine Peake
played by Maxine Peake
Stan Meadowcroftplayed by Duncan Preston
played by Duncan Preston
Jeanplayed by Anne Reid
played by Anne Reid
Mr Michaelplayed by Christopher Greet
Normanplayed by Adrian Hood
played by Adrian Hood
Glendaplayed by Sue Cleaver
played by Sue Cleaver
Lisaplayed by Jane Hazlegrove
played by Jane Hazlegrove
Carlyplayed by Katisha Kenyon
played by Katisha Kenyon
Accordionistplayed by Gordon Glenn
played by Gordon Glenn
Woman Dinerplayed by Lesley Nicol
played by Lesley Nicol
Man Dinerplayed by Steve Huison
played by Steve Huison
Lady Pamelaplayed by Richenda Carey
played by Richenda Carey
The Duke of Danbyplayed by Simon Williams
played by Simon Williams
Davidplayed by Graham Seed
played by Graham Seed


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