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A Wretched Life Made Much, Much Sadder

Bleak Expectations, Series 4 Episode 3 of 6

30 minutes
First broadcast:
Thursday 25 November 2010

"A wretched life made much much sadder" Volume Four, Chapter three of the Victorian comic epic by Mark Evans. After an embarrassing disaster involving a bridge and a train full of puppies and orphans Pip and Harry travel to America on the SS Massive Britain, where Pip begins a reading tour. But all is not as it seems and Mister Benevolent lures our hero into a gunfight at the "All Right I Suppose Corral"

Sir Philip ..... Richard Johnson
Young Pip Bin ..... Tom Allen
Gently Benevolent ..... Anthony Head
Harry Biscuit ..... James Bachman
Grimpunch ..... Geoffrey Whitehead
Ripely ..... Sarah Hadland
Pippa ..... Susy Kane

Writer ..... Mark Evans
Producer ..... Gareth Edwards.


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