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The Intruder: Mavis (S1EP7 ITV Sun 13 Feb 1972, Lynne Perrie)



In Mavis, Arnold decides to talk to hairdresser Mavis who he believes is hiding secrets about his own background. She may also hold the key to dealing with Sonny.

Lynne Perrie plays Mavis, is better known for her very long running role as Ivy Tilsley in Coronation Street, had not been acting too long by this stage but had already had appeared in two iconic Brit movies of the period, Kes and Spring and Port Wine, she had already started appearing in Coronation Street in 1971, at that stage just on an occasional basis.

production details
UK / ITV – Granada / 1×25 minute episode / Broadcast Sunday 13 February 1972 at 5.35pm

Series: The Intruder Episode 7 of 8

Writers: Mervyn Haisman, Peter Plummer / Production Design: Peter Caldwell / Producer: Peter Plummer

James Bate as Arnold Haithwaite
Simon Turner as Peter Ellison
Sheila Ruskin as Jane Ellison
Maggie Don as Norma Benson
Barry Stokes as Jeremy
Lynne Perrie as Mavis
Milton Johns as Sonny
Catherine Lacey as Miss Hendry
Raymond Adamson as Tom Blackburn