Shadow Baby [drama]

By Margaret Forster

Dramatised by Penny Gold

This family saga interweaves the historical with the modern in a powerfully observed story of two girls born 70 years apart but abandoned as babies.

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01Two Daughters - Two Generations20041011

By Margaret Forster

Dramatised by Penny Gold

This family saga interweaves the historical with the modern in a powerfully observed story of two girls born 70 years apart but abandoned as babies.

  • archie....Tom Smith
  • catriona....carolyn bonnyman
  • directed by - Martin Jenkins
  • dolly....nicola barber
  • ernest....Keith Drinkel
  • evie (as a child)....kate aspinall
  • evie....emma rydal
  • george....sidney sloane
  • hazel's mother....maureen o'brien
  • hazel....clare corbett
  • henry....Jamie Glover
  • hugo....sam crane
  • leah....teresa gallagher
  • malcolm....Roger May
  • mary....sarah badel
  • matron....maggie ollerenshaw
  • miss mawson....Jean Trend
  • mrs fletcher....jenny funnell
  • muriel....maggie ollerenshaw
  • rose....Alison Pettitt
  • shona (as a child)....bryony reid
  • shona....Jayne Mckenna

  • 01Two Daughters - Two Generations20041011

    By Margaret Forster

    Dramatised by Penny Gold

    This family saga interweaves the historical with the modern in a powerfully observed story of two girls born 70 years apart but abandoned as babies.

  • archie....Tom Smith
  • catriona....carolyn bonnyman
  • directed by - Martin Jenkins
  • dolly....nicola barber
  • ernest....Keith Drinkel
  • evie (as a child)....kate aspinall
  • evie....emma rydal
  • george....sidney sloane
  • hazel's mother....maureen o'brien
  • hazel....clare corbett
  • henry....Jamie Glover
  • hugo....sam crane
  • leah....teresa gallagher
  • malcolm....Roger May
  • mary....sarah badel
  • matron....maggie ollerenshaw
  • miss mawson....Jean Trend
  • mrs fletcher....jenny funnell
  • muriel....maggie ollerenshaw
  • rose....Alison Pettitt
  • shona (as a child)....bryony reid
  • shona....Jayne Mckenna

  • 02Two Mothers20041012

    Two young women - born 70 years apart - have babies that haunt them for the rest of their lives.

    02Two Mothers20041012

    Two young women - born 70 years apart - have babies that haunt them for the rest of their lives.

    03The Search20041013

    Two girls from different generations are both desperate to find their natural mothers.

    03The Search20041013

    Two girls from different generations are both desperate to find their natural mothers.

    04Strange Meeting20041014

    Two mothers from different eras are confronted by the daughters they abandoned.

    04Strange Meeting20041014

    Two mothers from different eras are confronted by the daughters they abandoned.

    05 LASTHomecomings20041015

    Secrets are revealed and shadows cast aside.

    05 LASTHomecomings20041015

    Secrets are revealed and shadows cast aside.