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A Very Peculiar Practice: Wives of Great Men (S1EP3 BBC-2 4 Jun 1986, Timothy West)



Wives of Great Men: Stephen has a problem on his hands when his diagnosis of Professor Furie’s illness meets with violent opposition from the patient himself.

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), Sonia Hart (Nun), Elaine Turrell (Nun), Amanda Hillwood (Lyn Turtle), John Bird (Ernest Hemmingway), Takashi Kawahara (Cheng Sung Yau), Gillian Raine (Mrs Kramer), Lindy Whiteford (Maureen Cahagan), Sarah Duncan, Timothy West, Phillipa Urquhart

Writer: Andrew Davies / Director: David Tucker

Airdate: 4 Jun 1986

Series: A Very Peculiar Practice Season 1 Episode 3