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Professional Foul (Play of the Week BBC-2 21 Sep 1977, Peter Barkworth)

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Drama Professional Foul was the first entry in the BBC Two Play of the Week strand. Peter Barkworth plays Lecturer Professor Anderson who whilst attending a conference in Prague in order to give a lecture is asked by a former student to smuggle out a manuscript of a contentious (in the eyes of the Czechoslovakian government at least) thesis.

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Peter Barkworth as Anderson
John Shrapnel as McKendrick
Stephen Rea as Hollar
Richard O’Callaghan as Chetwyn
Patrick Monckton as Clerk
Billy Hamon as Crisp
Bernard Hill as Broadbent
Shane Rimmer as Stone
Sandra Frieze as Translator
Ivan Jelinek as Chairman
Ludwig Lang as First Policeman
Susan Strawson as Mrs Hollar
Milos Kirek as Second Policeman
Arnost Kopecky as Third Policeman
Paul Moritz as Fourth Policeman
David de Keyser as Captain
Sam Kelly as Grayson
Victor Langley as Chamberlain
Graeme Eton as Frenchman
Bibs Ekkel as Musician
Lennie Bush as Musician
Bobby Orr as Musician
Stefan Ceba as Sacha

crew details
Writer: Tom Stoppard
Script Editor: Richard Broke
Design: Don Taylor
Producer: Mark Shivas
Director: Michael Lindsay-Hogg

production details
Country: UK
Network and Production Companies: BBC Two
Duration: 1×80 minute episode
Aired From: 21 September 1977

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