Guy finds himself in the company of a group of odd and sinisterly exuberant people after getting engaged to the mysterious Melissa. Soon, he'll become a suspect in a series of grizzly murders and will have to solve them to clear his name.
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Series cast summary:
Julie Walters ...  Paula Hepburn 5 episodes, 1997
Tim Dutton ...  Guy Foster 5 episodes, 1997
Adrian Dunbar ...  Graeme Hepburn 5 episodes, 1997
Christopher Ryan ...  Les Maurice 5 episodes, 1997
Gary Cady Gary Cady ...  Don Page 5 episodes, 1997
Diana Weston ...  Hope Magenta 5 episodes, 1997
Bill Paterson ...  D.C.I. Cameron / ... 4 episodes, 1997
Michael Angelis ...  D.I. Kilshaw / ... 4 episodes, 1997
Jennifer Ehle ...  Melissa McKensie 4 episodes, 1997
Gary Bleasdale Gary Bleasdale ...  Statto 4 episodes, 1997
Andrew Schofield ...  Charlton Ffoulkes 4 episodes, 1997
David Ross David Ross ...  Selwyn-Swanton 3 episodes, 1997
Hugh Quarshie ...  George Bond 3 episodes, 1997
Neil Conrich Neil Conrich ...  Plain Clothes Detectives 3 episodes, 1997
Trevor Thomas Trevor Thomas ...  Plain Clothes Detectives 3 episodes, 1997
Tom Marty Tom Marty ...  Plain Clothes Detectives 3 episodes, 1997
Julie Livesay Julie Livesay ...  Paula's Secretary / ... 2 episodes, 1997
Joy Harrison Joy Harrison ...  Doctor's receptionist / ... 2 episodes, 1997
Beaux Bryant Beaux Bryant ...  George's Secretary / ... 2 episodes, 1997
Keith Clifford ...  Male Nurse 2 episodes, 1997
John Ringham ...  Norman 2 episodes, 1997
Laura Davenport Laura Davenport ...  Francesca Morris 2 episodes, 1997
Kevin Rooney Kevin Rooney ...  John Paul Bird 2 episodes, 1997
Ian Sanders ...  Journalists 2 episodes, 1997
Jub Jub Jub Jub ...  Young Band 2 episodes, 1997
Paul Hargreaves Paul Hargreaves ...  Journalists 2 episodes, 1997
Yuri Stepanov Yuri Stepanov ...  Leo the Driver 2 episodes, 1997
Michael Fleming Michael Fleming ...  Journalists 2 episodes, 1997
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Guy finds himself in the company of a group of odd and sinisterly exuberant people after getting engaged to the mysterious Melissa. Soon, he'll become a suspect in a series of grizzly murders and will have to solve them to clear his name.

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Fabulous Melissa
8 February 2001 | by kat-1See all my reviews

Melissa was fantastic. Not because of Bleasdale's production - In fact compared to G.B.H and Jakes Progress it was rather disappointing. But because of performances from Jennifer Ehle, Julie Walter and the marvellous and incredibly underestimated Diana Weston it shone like a shining star.


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