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[on finding out Robbie Coltrane was to be cast as Fitz in Cracker] I was suicidal.....I thought it was the biggest mistake ever made...because I had this thin wiry guy in mind. I was going to walk, I was on the phone to my agent and then the first few rushes came out .... and he was absolutely astounding.
'Jimmy McGovern's Cracker: From Tragedy To Success A Noir Of The Nineties' by Josephine M Dunn 28/3/2018 ISBN 9-7819-8062-5453 https://www.amazon.co.uk/dp/198062545X paperback & also Kindle e-book. Critical work plus exclusive interviews with the creative team.