Afternoon Off 45 years old

Lee, a Chinese man, works as a waiter in a hotel in England, despite speaking very little English. Told that a girl called Iris might be interested in him, on his afternoon off work he buys a box of chocolates and sets off to find her.


Afternoon Off Cast

Name Character
Alan Bennett He was 44, now 89 years old as Mr Petty
Richard Griffiths He was 31, 65 years old when he died as Factory Boss
Pete Postlethwaite He was 32, 64 years old when he died as Attendant in Art Gallery
Peter Butterworth He was 59, 59 years old when he died as Mr Bywaters
Thora Hird She was 67, 91 years old when she died as Mrs Beevers
Benjamin Whitrow He was 41, 80 years old when he died as Father
Anna Massey She was 41, 73 years old when she died as Coffee Shop Owner
Philip Jackson He was 30, now 75 years old as Bernard
Angela Curran She was 20, now 65 years old as Shirley
Carol MacReady She was 26, now 71 years old as Customer in Shoe Shop
Janine Duvitski She was 27, now 72 years old as Doreen
Stephanie Cole She was 37, now 82 years old as Coffee Shop Customer
Neville Smith He was 39, now 84 years old as Cyril
Bernard Wrigley He was 31, now 76 years old as Vic
Joan Scott as Manageress of Shoe Shop
Sherrie Hewson She was 28, now 73 years old as Iris
Paul Shane He was 38, 72 years old when he died as Alf
Angela Morant She was 38, now 83 years old as Mother

Afternoon Off Crew

Name Department
Alan Bennett as Writer. He was 44 (now 89) years old Writing
Afternoon Off poster
Afternoon Off (45 years)

  • Release day: Saturday, February 03, 1979
  • Runtime: 63 minutes