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Beggar Bride, The (UK BBC-1 1997 with Keeley Hawes and Joe Duttine)

UK / BBC One / 2×75 minute episodes / Broadcast 1997

Writer: Lizzie Mickery / Novel:Gillian White / Producer: Kate Harwood / Director: Diarmuid Lawrence

Drama serial. Angela Harper decides to save her family from the poverty trap by embarking on a bigamous marriage with an extremely wealthy man.

cast
KEELEY HAWES as Angela Harper
JOE DUTTINE as Billy Harper
NICHOLAS JONES as Sir Fabian Ormerod
CHARLOTTE WILLIAMS as Honesty Ormerod
JEAN ANDERSON as Lady Alice
DIANA KENT as Ffiona Ormerod