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Aladdin (ITV 2000 with Ed Byrne and Patsy Kensit)

UK / ITV Network / 1×90 minute episodes / 2000 (Monday 25 December 6.15pm)

Writer: Simon Nye / Producer: Lisa Clark / Director: Geoff Posner

Comedy. ITV’s traditional yearly from the stalls pantomime, this time telling of Aladdin’s adventures with the genie and the magic lamp and his love for a princess.

cast
ED BYRNE as Aladdin
PATSY KENSIT as Princess
JOHN SAVIDENT as Widow Twankey
GRIFF RHYS JONES as Emperor
MARTIN CLUNES as Abanazer
RALF LITTLE as Wishee Washee
PAUL MERTON as Spirit of the Ring
JULIAN CLARY as Genie of the Lamp
BILLY MURRAY as Police Chief
LISA RILEY as Princess’s hand maiden
MEERA SYAL
TRISHA GODDARD
LESLIE PHILLIPS
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