UK / ITV Network – Granada / 1×60 minute episode / AIRDATE: 5 August 1979
Writer and Music: Victoria Wood
Comedy drama. A story of two women, one of whom is trying to make it as a singer.
The same two characters would also appear in Nearly A Happy Ending” which was broadcast on June 1, 1980 and whereas Talent was originally a stage play Happy Ending was written directly for television signifying Wood’s new outlet for her material.
JULIE WALTERS as Julie
VICTORIA WOOD as Maureen