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A Very Peculiar Practice: Art and Illusion (S2EP2 BBC-2 9 Mar 1988, Michael J. Shannon)



Art and Illusion: The head of the art history department tries to save his job with an endowment of fake paintings while Steven struggles with the contradictory behavior of Grete.

Show Info: Comedy drama series. Idealistic Doctor Stephen Daker begins working in the medical block of Lowlands University and is soon beset by chaos and strange happenings.

Cast: Peter Davison (Doctor Steven Daker), David Troughton (Doctor Bob Buzzard), Graham Crowden (Doctor Jock McGannon), Barbara Flynn (Doctor Rose Marie), Joanna Kanska (Greta Gratowska), Sonia Hart (Nun), Elaine Turrell (Nun), Michael J. Shannon (Jack Daniels), Toria Fuller (Julie Daniels), Gillian Raine (Mrs Kramer), Colin Stinton (Charlie Dusenberry), Lindy Whiteford (Maureen Gahagan), Kay Stonham, Clive Swift, Jane Snowden, Yolanda Vasquez, Paul Rattigan, Simon Russell-Beale, André Maranne, Tim Wylton

Writer: Andrew Davies / Director: David Tucker

Airdate: 9 Mar 1988

Series: A Very Peculiar Practice Season 2 Episode 2