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Bed (BBC-2 1995 with Renee Asherson and Robin Bailey)

UK / BBC2 (for Performance) / 1×50 minute episodes / Broadcast 21 October 1995 @ 9.40pm

Writer: Jim Cartwright / Producer: Kevin Loader / Director: Steve Shill

Surreal comedy drama. Seven very old people all share the same bed. Much of the drama is a kind of dream sequence as Captain, a new patient in a long care home for the elderly, tries to settle in to his new surroundings.

cast
RENEE ASHERSON as Marjorie
ROBIN BAILEY as Charles
JUNE BROWN as Spinster
DORA BRYAN as Bosom Lady
PHYLLIS CALVERT as Woman
MAURICE DENHAM as Man
RICHARD E. GRANT as Nurse/Bedhead
LIONEL JEFFRIES as Captain

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