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Ed Reardon leads us through the ups and down of his week, complete with his trusty companion, Elgar, and his never-ending capacity for scrimping and scraping at whatever scraps his agent, Ping, can offer him to keep body, mind and cat together.
Jaz Milvain asks Ed to curate a moving tribute to him and his work in film for the 'surprise' party that he's organising for his 60th birthday. Whilst Ed relishes the idea of a comedy 'roast' Jaz is looking for something more akin to a light sauté.
So it is that Ed tracks down Jaz's first masterwork, 'It's a Nude Nude Nude Nude World' to form the cornerstone of the tribute, not knowing that Fiona did a few day's work on it.
Cast list for episode 3:
Ed Reardon ..... Christopher Douglas
Fiona ..... Jenny Agutter
Olive ..... Stephanie Cole
Posh Woman ..... Sally Grace
Frank ..... Simon Greenall
Cliff ..... Geoff McGivern
Waiter ..... Martin Hyder
Jaz ..... Philip Jackson
Pearl ..... Rita May
Ping ..... Barunka O'Shaughnessy
Stan ..... Geoffrey Whitehead
Written by Andrew Nickolds and Christopher Douglas.
Produced by Dawn Ellis.