This Life (1996–1997)
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The Secret of My Excess 

After a drunken night, Anna wakes up late for work and an important meeting with Graham. She attempts to get herself together by taking cocaine, but is later found out by Graham. With her ... See full summary »

Director:

Joe Ahearne

Writers:

William Gaminara, Amy Jenkins (series devised by) | 1 more credit »

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Cast

Episode cast overview, first billed only:
Jack Davenport ... Miles Stewart
Amita Dhiri ... Milly Nassim
Andrew Lincoln ... Edgar 'Egg' Cook
Daniela Nardini ... Anna Forbes
Ramon Tikaram ... Ferdy
Luisa Bradshaw-White ... Kira
Juliet Cowan ... Nicki
Natasha Little ... Rachel
David Mallinson ... Michael O'Donnell
Steve John Shepherd ... Jo
Geoffrey Bateman Geoffrey Bateman ... James Hooperman
Rachel Fielding Rachel Fielding ... Francesca
Lauretta Gavin Lauretta Gavin ... Girl
Gillian McCutcheon Gillian McCutcheon ... Therapist (voice)
Cyril Nri Cyril Nri ... Graham
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Storyline

After a drunken night, Anna wakes up late for work and an important meeting with Graham. She attempts to get herself together by taking cocaine, but is later found out by Graham. With her career in jeapordy she is taken off the case. She later confides in Miles and admits she misses her mother. They end up sleeping together, despite Francesca being in Miles' bed upstairs. Miles goes in to Chambers and makes a plea for Anna's behaviour saying that she is still grieving. Egg is excited about the opening of the café, while Milly obsesses about her relationship with O'Donnell. Written by GusF

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Drama

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Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

10 July 1997 (UK) See more »

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Connections

References The Secret of My Success (1987) See more »

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