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The Boy Who Won The Pools (ITV 1983 with Michael Waterman and Lloyd Peters)



UK / ITV Network – TVS / 10×25 minute episodes / Broadcast 20 February – 1 May 1983

Writer: Gerald MacDonald / Music: Dennis Bovell / Lyrics: Gerard MacDonald / Production Design: Christine Ruscoe / Executive Producer: Anna Home / Producer: Brenda Ennis / Directors: Roger Tuckers (episodes 1-4 and 10) and Christopher King (episodes 5-9)

Teen drama serial about a seventeen year old who wins a fortune on the football pools and quickly sets about spending it as quickly as possible.

Michael Waterman as Rodney Baverstock
Lloyd Peters as Thornton Duff
Lucy Aston as Liz Bourne
Sylvia Sachs as Claudine
Don Henderson as Mr Baverstock
David Rippey as Sam Beazley
Gillian Martell
Alan Downer
Elizabeth Weaver.
Derek Deadman as Mr Beazley
Roy Alexander as Prince Charming
Rosamund Greenwood
Paul Williamson
Marcus Francis
Debbie Wheeler
Jeremy Clyde
Joan Haythorne
Derek Fincham
Cheryl Prime
Vivienne Mckone as Sami Tate
Kathleen Moffatt
Diane Holland
Desmond Cullum-Jones
Richard Vernon
Anthony Ainley
Jack May
John Abineri
Simon Shepherd
Ed Bishop
Nat Jackley