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Christopher Douglas - Dolly

45 minutes
First broadcast:
Thursday 16 April 2009

By Christopher Douglas, based on the real events surrounding the selection of Basil D'Oliveira for the England cricket team in the 1960s.

Having emigrated to England and been called up to the national team, D'Oliveira's one unfulfilled ambition is to be selected to tour against his native South Africa. But the administrators of both South African and English cricket have other ideas.

Directed by Roland Jaquarello.


Basil 'Baz' D'Oliveira
Jude Akuwudike
Naomi D'Oliveira
Rakie Ayola
Justin Salinger
Tim Woodward
Rachel Atkins
Bishop of Adelaide
Lewis Mcleod
Peter West
Christopher Douglas
Damian D'Oliveira
Job Angus
Christopher Douglas
Roland Jaquarello



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