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Play For Today written by and starring Neville Smith. Christian Harvey , a local radio DJ and ageing rocker, is an obsessive fan of Elvis and the news of Elvis's death is for him a personal tragedy as well as the end of an era.


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Name Character
Jim Broadbent He was 30, now 75 years old as Mackaness
Pauline Collins She was 39, now 83 years old as Eileen
Daniel Peacock He was 21, now 65 years old as Peter
Freddie Fingers Lee as Freddie
Malcolm Terris He was 38, now 83 years old as Gerry
Tim Seely He was 44, now 89 years old as Captain
Neville Smith He was 39, now 84 years old as Christian Harvey

Long Distance Information Crew

Name Department
Richard Eyre as Producer. He was 36 (now 81) years old Production
Neville Smith as Writer. He was 39 (now 84) years old Writing
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Long Distance Information (44 years)

  • Release day: Thursday, October 11, 1979
  • Runtime: 62 minutes