The Song of Lunch

Cast and Credits


  • HeAlan Rickman
  • SheEmma Thompson
  • WaiterAndi Soric
  • WaitressSiubhan Harrison
  • MassimoJoseph Long
  • Young SheGeorgina Sutcliffe
  • Young HeChristopher Grimes
  • Noisy BoysJamie Baughan
    Orlando Brooke
    David Hayler
    Simon Killick
    Oscar Ward
  • Debauched Publishing TypeJames Richard Marshall

Production Credits

  • Written ByChristopher Reid
  • Produced ByPier Wilkie
  • Adapted for Television and Directed ByNiall MacCormick
  • Production CoordinatorHolly Pullinger
  • Production AccountantDenis Wray
  • Assistant AccountantMatthew Lawson
  • Production AssistantNaomi Friend
  • 1st Assistant DirectorKiaran Murray-Smith
  • 2nd Assistant DirectorBen Harrison
  • 3rd Assistant DirectorBen Rogers
  • Floor RunnersNatalie Maloy
    Brashna Agha
  • Development ConsultantMartin Goodman
  • Script SupervisorRuth Atkinson
  • Location ManagerJoel Holmes
  • Unit ManagerBobby Prince
  • Art DirectorAndrew Rothschild
  • Assistant Art DirectorJohanna Sansom
  • Set DecoratorTina Jones
  • Standby Art DirectorLizzie Kilham
  • Dressing PropsJonathan Downing
  • Standby PropsDavid Chisholm
    Kieron McNamara
  • Home EconomistLisa Heathcote
  • Assistant Home EconomistSophie O'Connor
  • Petty Cash BuyerOlivia Portman
  • Art Department Work ExperienceBecki Woodhams
  • Focus PullerKim Seber
  • Clapper LoaderDarren Vincent
  • GripAllan Hughes
  • Camera TraineeDave Mills
  • Sound MaintenanceShaun Mills
  • Logic OperatorDavid Thomas
  • GafferPaul Allen
  • Best BoyBen Fordesman
  • ElectricianMike Farr
  • Genny OperatorTony Allen
  • Costume SupervisorFaith Thomas
  • Costume AssistantLouise Cassettari
  • Makeup and Hair ArtistNicola Matthews
  • Makeup and Hair TraineeAgnes Hayward-Legere
  • Assistant EditorDanielle Palmer
  • Online EditorAdam Eddy
  • ColoristRob Pizzey
  • TitlesPeter Anderson Studio
  • PublicistCharlotte Inett
  • Picture Campaign ManagerTim Leith
  • Talent Rights ExecutiveAnnie Pollard
  • Stills PhotographerNick Briggs
  • Dialogue EditorCristina Aragon
  • Sound Effects EditorSacha Walker
  • Foley ArtistGareth Jones
  • Foley RecordistSerkan Koseogly
  • Foley EditorMilos Stojanovic
  • Production ConsultantGordon Ronald
  • CastingJulia Crampsie
  • Sound RecordistSimon Farmer
  • Makeup DesignerJan Sewell
  • Costume DesignerClaire Anderson
  • Music and Sound DesignerSrdjan Kurpjel
  • Production DesignerSimon Beresford
  • Director of PhotographyJan Jonaeus
  • EditorChris Barwell
  • Line ProducerYvonne Isimeme Ibazebo
  • Executive Producer for MasterpieceRebecca Eaton
  • Executive ProducersSarah Brown
    Greg Wise

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  • Senior Post Production DirectorErin Delaney
  • Business ManagerDeb Gibbs
  • Writer/Senior EditorKathleen Cahill
  • Production CoordinatorTsering Yangzom
  • Production AssistantLisa Lokshin
  • Online EditorSpencer Gentry
  • Visual Effects/Sound DesignPaul Sanni
  • Series GraphicsPrologue
  • Series Open DesignKyle Cooper
  • Series ThemeMan Made Music
  • PublicityEllen Dockser
    Olivia Wong
    Laura Garvey
  • Senior ProducerSusanne Simpson
  • Senior ProducerSteven Ashley
  • Executive ProducerRebecca Eaton

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Web Credits for The Song of Lunch

  • Executive EditorSteven Ashley
  • Senior ProducerBruce Kohl
  • ProducerBarrett Brountas
  • Senior DesignerJessica Sun Lee
  • Assistant Production DesignerCassandra Sell
  • Senior DeveloperMolly Frey
  • Project ManagerMarisa Nopakun
  • Producer, Streaming VideoAnna Fort
  • Business Manager, WGBH InteractiveAmy Stahl

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