Bill Brand is a new left-wing firebrand MP who gets involved with the political issues of the day (mid 1970s), while experiencing frustration with the remoteness of parliamentary politics and complications with his personal life.

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Series cast summary:
Jack Shepherd ...  Bill Brand 11 episodes, 1976
Allan Surtees Allan Surtees ...  Alf Jowett 9 episodes, 1976
Lynn Farleigh ...  Miriam 'Mim' Brand 7 episodes, 1976
Rosemary Martin Rosemary Martin ...  Winnie Scoular 7 episodes, 1976
Douglas Campbell Douglas Campbell ...  Reg Starr 7 episodes, 1976
Cherie Lunghi ...  Alex Ferguson 6 episodes, 1976
Karen Silver Karen Silver ...  June Brand 6 episodes, 1976
Alan Badel ...  David Last 6 episodes, 1976
William Hoyland William Hoyland ...  Sandiford 5 episodes, 1976
Peter Howell ...  Venables 5 episodes, 1976
Philip Cox Philip Cox ...  Michael Brand 5 episodes, 1976
Peter Copley ...  Cedric Maddocks 5 episodes, 1976
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Bill Brand is a new left-wing firebrand MP who gets involved with the political issues of the day (mid 1970s), while experiencing frustration with the remoteness of parliamentary politics and complications with his personal life.

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Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

7 June 1976 (UK) See more »

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Thames Television See more »
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(11 episodes)

Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Veiled Political Commentary
14 April 2018 | by Tak005See all my reviews

British political drama which just thinly veils an obvious pro socialist commentary on the country.


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