Towards The End Of The Morning

Michael Frayn's classic comic Fleet Street 1967 novel, portraying a newspaper world long since gone.

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Michael Frayn's classic comic Fleet Street 1967 novel, portraying a newspaper world long since gone.

Stuck in a backwater department of a national daily, John Dyson dreams of liberation and recognition.

His colleague Bob Bell isn't certain John would be up to it.

But when a chance occurs to appear on TV, Dyson prepares to greet the celebrity life.

  • barman....kenneth danziger
  • bob bell....martin freeman
  • directed by - Martin Jarvis
  • eddy moulton....Roger Hammond
  • erskine morris....tom ellis
  • floor manager....john hudson
  • jack de sousa....john hudson
  • jannie dyson....serena evans
  • john dyson....James Wilby
  • journalist....Nigel Anthony
  • journalist....john hudson
  • journalist....kenneth danziger
  • lake....alexandra mannion
  • lord boddy....archie scotney
  • lovebold....kenneth danziger
  • make-up woman....sophie langham
  • mrs mounce....rosalind ayres
  • norman ward westerman....Nigel Anthony
  • receptionist....alexandra mannion
  • reg mounce....clive francis
  • samantha lightbody....jane goddard
  • starfield....kenneth danziger
  • tessa....finty williams
  • the editor....kenneth danziger
  • tv girl....sophie langham
  • by.... - michael frayn
  • dramatised by.... - robert shearman

  • 02 LAST2005091120050917

    Journalist John Dyson is relieved to find that his TV appearance was deemed a success, mainly because almost no one had seen it.

    Now a death in the office creates a vacancy for an ambitious young graduate, Erskine Morris.

    1983a9a17

    By: Michael Frayn

    Starring: Martin Jarvis/Rosalind Ayres/Fenella Fielding/Sion Probert.