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Crossing the Floor 

Political satire closely mirroring real-life British politics of the time - a self-serving Conservative minister "crosses the floor" to join the opposition Labour Party, at a time when the ... See full summary »

Director:

Guy Jenkin

Writer:

Guy Jenkin
1 win & 1 nomination. See more awards »

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Cast

Episode credited cast:
Tom Wilkinson ... David Hanratty
Neil Pearson ... Tom Peel
Clive Russell ... Mick Boyd
James Fleet ... Prime Minister
Douglas Henshall ... Clive Colville
Helen Baxendale ... Ruth Clarke
Diana Kent Diana Kent ... Alison Hanratty
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Mark Benton ... Ambulance Man
Norman Bird ... Grandfather
Malene Christian Malene Christian ... Granddaughter
Jonathan Cullen Jonathan Cullen ... Michael Hilton
Sophie Dix ... Ambulance Woman
James Ellis James Ellis ... Andrew Carson
Julian Fellowes ... Sir Mortimer Fawkes
Tony Gardner ... Dominic Saxon
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Political satire closely mirroring real-life British politics of the time - a self-serving Conservative minister "crosses the floor" to join the opposition Labour Party, at a time when the Conservative Party has a majority in Parliament of just one seat. Written by <mcollins@nyx.net>

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Genres:

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Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

5 October 1996 (UK) See more »

Also Known As:

Cambiar de bando See more »

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Referenced in Comedy Connections: Drop the Dead Donkey (2006) See more »

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