When Tessa Piggott goes through a messier breakup than most (her married ex-lover and ex-boss left her for a younger mistress), she looks for a new job. Deciding to leave the rat-race, she ... See full summary »
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1994   1993   1992  
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Series cast summary:
Adam Faith ...  Frank Carver 30 episodes, 1992-1994
Zoë Wanamaker ...  Tessa Piggott / ... 30 episodes, 1992-1994
Tony Selby Tony Selby ...  Max Taplow 30 episodes, 1992-1994
Jane Lapotaire ...  Diane Warburg 20 episodes, 1992-1993
Richard Cordery ...  Malcolm Litoff 15 episodes, 1992-1994
Robin Weaver Robin Weaver ...  Jade Carver 15 episodes, 1992-1994
Laurence Amias Laurence Amias ...  Jonathan Friedman 13 episodes, 1992-1993
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When Tessa Piggott goes through a messier breakup than most (her married ex-lover and ex-boss left her for a younger mistress), she looks for a new job. Deciding to leave the rat-race, she finds herself a position in a charitable organization with an old college chum, Diane Warburg (who's also a rabbi). Tessa finds a new boyfriend in Frank Carver, a roguish entrepreneur whose learning how to live with his college-age daughter. The course of Tessa and Frank's romance and the stories of their friends and families make up the episode plots. Written by Kathy Li

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I really don't understand why people like this...
20 August 2018 | by kzimmerman13See all my reviews

It might have been fresh for the time, but it's old, tired and cliche'. I'm not going into any deep analysis of this series, because it's not even worth the time to write about this bilge.


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3 January 1992 (UK) See more »

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