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Educating Marmalade 

Marmalade Atkins is the naughtiest girl in the world. In fact, she's so wicked that her parents and social worker decide that the only thing to do with her is to blast her into space. But, ... See full summary »

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Andrew Davies
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1983   1982  
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Charlotte Coleman ...  Marmalade Atkins 10 episodes, 1982-1983
John Bird John Bird ...  Mr. Atkins 10 episodes, 1982-1983
Lynda La Plante ...  Mrs. Atkins 10 episodes, 1982-1983
Gillian Raine Gillian Raine ...  Mrs. Allgood 10 episodes, 1982-1983
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Marmalade Atkins is the naughtiest girl in the world. In fact, she's so wicked that her parents and social worker decide that the only thing to do with her is to blast her into space. But, knowing Marmalade, it's not going to be that easy! Written by Roseanne Hodge

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2 November 1981 (UK) See more »

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Thames Television See more »
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1.33 : 1
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Andrew Davies
26 August 2001 | by jason brownSee all my reviews

Just thought I had to comment on this, since I never knew it was written by Andrew Davies, the man behind adaptations of 'Bridget Jones's Diary' and countless television classics like 'House of Cards', 'To Serve Them All My Days', 'Pride and Prejudice' and 'Emma', as well as one of my all time favourite TV series, 'A Very Peculiar Practice'.

'Educating Marmalade' also starred the wonderful Charlotte Coleman from 'Oranges Are Not the Only Fruit', 'Four Weddings and a Funeral', and the much underrated (did anybody else see it?) Simon Nye ('Men Behaving Badly') comedy 'How Do You want Me?' with the brilliant Dylan Moran and Frank Finlay.


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