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The Paradise Club is a BBC television drama starring Don Henderson and Leslie Grantham as Frank & Danny Kane. Two series were produced and were broadcast between 1989 and 1990.

The show focuses upon two brothers, Frank & Danny Kane. Their mother, Ma Kane, is the matriarch of a criminal gang in South London, helped by her son Danny. Frank has become a priest but leaves the church; he inherits The Paradise Club on the death of their mother and returns to London to try and steer Danny away from crime.

  1. Murray Smith


Series Cast

  1. Leslie Grantham as Danny Kane

    Leslie Grantham

    Danny Kane

    20 Episodes

  2. Don Henderson as Frank Kane

    Don Henderson

    Frank Kane

    20 Episodes

  3. Barbara Wilshere as Carol Kane

    Barbara Wilshere

    Carol Kane

    20 Episodes

  4. Peter Gowen as Jonjo O'Brady

    Peter Gowen

    Jonjo O'Brady

    20 Episodes

  5. Leon Herbert as Polish Joe

    Leon Herbert

    Polish Joe

    20 Episodes

  6. Nick Dawney

    Terry Kane

    20 Episodes

  7. Annie Scott-Horne

    Samantha Kane

    20 Episodes

  8. David Swift

    Max Wartbug

    20 Episodes

  9. Kevin Short as Ronnie Blythe (as Kevin Williams)

    Kevin Short

    Ronnie Blythe (as Kevin Williams)

    20 Episodes

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Last Season

Season 2

1990 • 10 Episodes

Season 2 of The Paradise Club premiered on September 25, 1990.

Dead Dogs Don't Bark

(2x10, November 27, 1990) Season Finale

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The Paradise Club


Status Ended


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Type Scripted

Original Language English


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