Big Deal 38 years old

The ups and downs of small time London gambler Robby Box, and the effect that his poker addiction has on his long suffering girlfriend Jan Oliver and family.


Tony Caunter
Tony Caunter

Henry Diamond

Sharon Duce
Sharon Duce

Jan Oliver

Frank Mills
Frank Mills

Gil Roach

Ray Brooks
Ray Brooks

Robby Box


Name Character
Pamela Cundell She was 64 , 95 years old when she died as Vi Box
Tony Caunter He was 47 , now 86 years old as Henry Diamond
Sharon Duce She was 34 , now 73 years old as Jan Oliver
Frank Mills He was 93 , 82 years old when he died as Gil Roach
Ray Brooks He was 45 , now 84 years old as Robby Box
James Ottaway He was 88 , 103 years old when he died as Tommy
Deirdre Costello as Joan


Name Job title
Gawn Grainger Writing He was 47 , now 85 years old Writer
Big Deal (38 years)


  • First Air Date: 1984-10-14
  • Runtime: [50] minutes
  • Number of Episodes: 30