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An Unsuitable Job for a Woman

Cast and Production Credits


Cordelia GrayHelen Baxendale
Bernie PrydeJeff Nuttall
Ronald CallenderIan McDiarmid
Mrs. SparshottAnnette Crosbie
Miss MarklandRosemary Leach
Elizabeth LeamingPhyllis Logan
DCS Fergusson Struan Rodger
Mr. MarklandFrank Middlemass
HugoAndrew Clover
IsabelleSaskia Mulder
SophieClare Bullus
DavieRick Warden
LunnJoel Beckett

A Last Embrace
Cordelia GrayHelen Baxendale
Julia HampsonGemma Jones
Mrs. SparshottAnnette Crosbie
Andrew Hampson Leigh Lawson
Philip HampsonJulian Rhind-Tutt
Peter ForbesAndrew Bicknell
Erica GoodwinPhillipa Price
JoannaDebbie Chazen
Sandra WhiteEmma Roberts
Hilary HampsonMatilda Ziegler

Living on Risk
Cordelia GrayHelen Baxendale
Mrs. SparshottAnnette Crosbie
Lee ShottonSteve John Shepherd
JasonCraig Fairbrass
Dave CrawfordJames Hillier
Cheyney WilliamsGinny Holder
Simon Wright Silas Carson
KristyClaudie Blakley
JordanMark and Peter Wilkes
SandyLucy Speed
Detective Inspector RichardsGwyneth Strong
MickeyJason Barry
AlanJoe Dixon
EdithAnnette Crosbie
Lee ShottonSteve John Shepherd

Playing God
Cordelia GrayHelen Baxendale
Superintendent FergussonStruan Rodger
Mrs. Edith SparshottAnnette Crosbie
Laura FergussonFlora Montgomery
Dr. Tim BoltonGerard Butler
Dr. Stephen ChildsJack Ellis
Caroline ChildsCatherine Russell
KrishPaul Bhattacharjee
Shirley RobertsPaula Hamilton
Tony RobertsDavid Begg

Production Credits

An Unsuitable Job for a Woman, Series One, is a coproduction of Ecosse Films/Harvest Entertainment and WGBH Boston. Sacrifice is based on An Unsuitable Job for a Woman by P. D. James and adapted by William Humble. It is directed by Ben Bolt. A Last Embrace was written by William Humble, based on a character originally created by P. D. James, and directed by John Strickland.

An Unsuitable Job for a Woman, Series 2, is an Ecosse Films and WGBH Boston coproduction. Living on Risk was written by Christopher Russell and directed by David Evans. Playing God was written by Barbara Machin and directed by Mary McMurray. Executive producers were Douglas Rae for Ecosse Films, Stephen Matthews for HTV, and Rebecca Eaton for WGBH.

Funding for MYSTERY! is provided by public television viewers. MYSTERY! is closed captioned for deaf and hard-of-hearing viewers by The Caption Center at WGBH Boston. Narrated descriptions of MYSTERY! programs are provided by Descriptive Video Service® (DVS®), a national service of WGBH.

MYSTERY!'s An Unsuitable Job for a Woman is presented on PBS by WGBH Boston, where Rebecca Eaton is executive producer and Diana Rigg is host.

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