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The Beiderbecke Connection (UK)

The Beiderbecke Connection is a four part British television serial written by Alan Plater and broadcast in 1988. It is the third and final part of The Beiderbecke Trilogy and stars James Bolam and Barbara Flynn as schoolteachers Trevor Chaplin and Jill Swinburne. Now with a baby in tow, Jill and Trevor are asked by Big Al to look after a refugee called "Ivan".

Character Guide | Cast/Crew | Guest Stars
Charlieplayed by Peter Martin
played by Peter Martin
Yvonne Fairweatherplayed by Judy Brooke
played by Judy Brooke
Trevor Chaplinplayed by James Bolam
played by James Bolam
Sharonplayed by Gaynor Kitchen
played by Gaynor Kitchen
Peter Swinburneplayed by Eamon Boland
played by Eamon Boland
Mr. Wheelerplayed by Keith Smith
played by Keith Smith
Mr. Pittplayed by Robert Longden
played by Robert Longden
Mr. Carterplayed by Dudley Sutton
played by Dudley Sutton
Miss Pringleplayed by Rosalie Williams Frank Ricottiplayed by Frank Ricotti
played by Frank Ricotti
Big Alplayed by Terence Rigby
played by Terence Rigby
D.C. Benplayed by George Costigan
played by George Costigan
D.C. Joeplayed by Sean Scanlan
played by Sean Scanlan
Ivanplayed by Patrick Drury
played by Patrick Drury
Firstbornplayed by Thomas McGlinchey  

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