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The Dinner Party

Damien and Anthony throw one of their 'famous' dinner parties, but the evening is fraught. Stars Miles Jupp. From January 2013.

Damien and Anthony invite their nearest and dearest round for a dinner party to celebrate some good news: Anthony has finally decided to start his own investment company, whilst Damien has finally got from Sky Arts for a new series all about the culinary habits of the great poets.

Unfortunately, things do not get off to an auspicious start when Anthony is beset by incurable hiccups, and Damien's agent Ian arrives with marital problems in tow.

Includes recipes for Baked Camembert, Trout "en papillotte" and Rum Baba.

Written by Miles Jupp

Producer: Sam Michell.

30 minutes



Role Contributor
Damien Trench Miles Jupp
Anthony MacIlveny Justin Edwards
Damien's Mum Selina Cadell
Ian Frobisher Philip Fox
Damien's Dad Philip Fox
Mr Mullaney Brendan Dempsey
Marion Duffett Lesley Vickerage
Producer Sam Michell
Writer Miles Jupp


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