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I Can Jump Puddles 

We follow the life of Alan Marshall who was struck down by Polio as a child and it shows how he overcame the crippling effects of the disease. It traces his life from childhood into early ... See full summary »
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1981  
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Series cast summary:
Lewis Fitz-Gerald ...  Alan Marshall / ... 9 episodes, 1981
Tony Barry ...  Alan's Father 6 episodes, 1981
Julie Hamilton ...  Alan's Mother 5 episodes, 1981
Adam Garnett Adam Garnett ...  Alan (Aged 11) 4 episodes, 1981
Ann Henderson-Stires Ann Henderson-Stires ...  Mary 4 episodes, 1981
David Clencie David Clencie ...  Joe 4 episodes, 1981
Sally Bourne Sally Bourne ...  Maggie 3 episodes, 1981
Darren MacDonald Darren MacDonald ...  Steve 3 episodes, 1981
Jason Donovan ...  Freddy 3 episodes, 1981
Terry Gill Terry Gill ...  Arthur 3 episodes, 1981
Cindy Unkauf Cindy Unkauf ...  Alice 3 episodes, 1981
Marilyn O'Donnell Marilyn O'Donnell ...  Biddy 2 episodes, 1981
Frank Wilson ...  Mr. Fulsham 2 episodes, 1981
Helen Noonan Helen Noonan ...  Mrs. Trueman 2 episodes, 1981
David Hursthouse David Hursthouse ...  Mr. Clynes 2 episodes, 1981
Robin Cuming Robin Cuming ...  Mr. Correll 2 episodes, 1981
Syd Conabere Syd Conabere ...  Radcliffe 2 episodes, 1981
Sigrid Thornton ...  Mabel 2 episodes, 1981
Jeremy McArthur Jeremy McArthur ...  Skeeter 2 episodes, 1981
Joanne Barker Joanne Barker ...  Sadie 2 episodes, 1981
Johnny Quinn Johnny Quinn ...  Ron 2 episodes, 1981
Dennis Miller Dennis Miller ...  Gunner 2 episodes, 1981
Kristy Grant Kristy Grant ...  Leila 2 episodes, 1981
Debra Lawrance Debra Lawrance ...  Nurse Conrad 2 episodes, 1981
Lesley Baker Lesley Baker ...  Matron 2 episodes, 1981
Don Barker Don Barker ...  Mr. Tucker 2 episodes, 1981
Bruce Kerr ...  Dr. Robertson 2 episodes, 1981
Edward Hepple Edward Hepple ...  Tom 2 episodes, 1981
Rob Steele Rob Steele ...  Angus 2 episodes, 1981
Harold Baigent Harold Baigent ...  Daddy 2 episodes, 1981
Marcus Duffy Marcus Duffy ...  Bob 2 episodes, 1981
Betty Hargrave Betty Hargrave ...  Mrs. Carruthers 2 episodes, 1981
Brendon Lunney Brendon Lunney ...  Finlay 2 episodes, 1981
Elizabeth Stevenson Elizabeth Stevenson ...  Night Sister 2 episodes, 1981
Roy Edmunds Roy Edmunds ...  Det. Sgt. Farrant / ... 2 episodes, 1981
Julie Williams Julie Williams 2 episodes, 1981
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We follow the life of Alan Marshall who was struck down by Polio as a child and it shows how he overcame the crippling effects of the disease. It traces his life from childhood into early adulthood. Based upon his trilogy of autobiographical books "I can Jump Puddles", "This is the Grass" and "In Mine Own Heart". Written by Kym McKay <kym.mckay@ace.net.au>

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Country:

Australia

Language:

English

Release Date:

7 June 1981 (Australia) See more »

Also Known As:

Yli esteiden See more »

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Technical Specs

Runtime:

(9 episodes)

Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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