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Drama about the secret life of Opportunity Knocks and Double Your Money presenter Hughie Green, based on the inside story from his family, friends and peers.

It tells of the destructive power of success and celebrity from Green's earliest days as a child star, and explores what family and fatherhood meant to this iconic character, who harboured an explosive secret that would rock the entertainment world after his death in 1997.


NarratorJenny Agutter
Hughie GreenTrevor Eve
Jess YatesMark Benton
Elaine YatesEmma Stansfield
Elaine YatesKim Thomson
Noel BothamDanny Webb
Vic HallumsNick Dunning
DirectorDaniel Percival
Major GreenIan Cairns
WriterTony Basgallop
Young HousewifeVictoria Pugh
Female FanMared Swain
Mrs CarrKate Williams
Young ChristopherChristopher Gillman-Wells
Young LindaMegan Convery
Ordinary HousewifeVicky Ogden
Male ContestantGeorge Potts
TV ExecutiveWill Thorp
Lena ZavaroniTaet Chesterton
Jeremy IsaacsJasper Jacob
ReceptionistOlivia Darnley
Mr ReedGlynne Steele
June LaverickJulia Ford
Linda GreenDeborah Cornelius
Christopher GreenTim Wallers
Dr HalshawJohn Warnaby
ProducerBen Evans