Double Dare 48 years old

Martin Ellis (Alan Dobie) is a blocked screenwriter who invites Helen, an actress (Kika Markham), to a hotel in central London to discuss an idea for a play he is writing with her in mind. As they discuss the play, Martin discovers that a businessman and an escort named Carol are sat at a nearby table and appear to be speaking lines from the as yet unwritten piece. Martin becomes anxious at what will eventually become of the girl, already knowing that the play will not have a happy resolution


Double Dare Cast

Name Character
Kika Markham She was 34, now 82 years old
John Hamill He was 28, now 77 years old as Peter
Alan Dobie He was 43, now 92 years old
Malcolm Terris He was 35, now 83 years old
Linda Beckett She was 28, now 76 years old

Double Dare Crew

Name Department
Dennis Potter as Writer. He was 40 (59) years old when He died Writing
John Mackenzie as Director. He was 47 (83) years old when He died Directing
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Double Dare (48 years)

  • Release day: Tuesday, April 06, 1976
  • Runtime: 50 minutes