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Casting James Ellis

Duration: 01:29

Remembering Jimmy Ellis as the thin Bert Lynch in Z Cars, producer Chris Parr and writer Graham Reid had initial concerns about his suitability for the part of Norman Martin in the Billy plays. Jimmy quickly allayed their fears.

Available since: Thu 6 Jan 2011

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