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David and Broccoli (BBC Drama, Esmond Knight)



One off drama David and Broccoli was written by John Mortimer and focused on the goings on at a prep school.

Cast: Esmond Knight (Broccoli), George Benson (Headmaster), Peter Sallis (Mr Slingsby), Diarmid Cammell (David), Hazel Hughes (Headmaster’s Wife), Rita Webb (Minnie), Toke Townley (Boilerman), Charles Weston (Bishop), Michael Hammond (Boy of St Alfred’s), Brian Lee (Boy of St Alfred’s), Edward Martin (Boy of St Alfred’s), Paul Norman (Boy of St Alfred’s), Malcolm Ranson (Boy of St Alfred’s), David Robinson (Boy of St Alfred’s), Michael Scoble (Boy of St Alfred’s), David Spencer (Boy of St Alfred’s), Charles Brookes, Peter Chenault, Jackie Chissick, Christopher Cooke, Paul Dane, Peter Delmar, John Hamilton, James Hewitt, Denny Martin, Peter Saunders, Robin Stuart, Paul Taylor, Ian Winterborn, Colin Woolston, Alice Esmie-Bell, Noni Hoffe, Violet Parry, Reginald Atkinson, Howell Davies, David Grahame, Michael Greenwood

Writer: John Mortimer / Music: George Hall / Producer: Michael Elliott

UK / BBC 1×60 minute episode / Broadcast 26 January 1960