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The Old Curiosity Shop is a 1979 BBC miniseries based on the novel by Charles Dickens. It was directed by Julian Amyes, and adapted by William Trevor.

Series Cast

  1. Patsy Byrne

    Patsy Byrne

    Mrs. Nubbles

    9 Episodes

  2. Donald Bisset

    Donald Bisset

    Mr. Garland

    9 Episodes

  3. Simon Garstang

    Little Jacob

    9 Episodes

  4. Brian Oulton

    Brian Oulton

    The schoolmaster

    9 Episodes

  5. Margaret Courtenay

    Margaret Courtenay

    Mrs. Jarley

    9 Episodes

  6. Christopher Fairbank

    Christopher Fairbank

    Kit Nubbles

    9 Episodes

  7. Freda Dowie

    Sally Brass

    9 Episodes

  8. Sebastian Shaw

    Sebastian Shaw


    9 Episodes

  9. Laurence Hardy

    Laurence Hardy

    Mr. Witherden

    9 Episodes

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Last Season

Season 1

1979 | 9 Episodes

Season 1 of The Old Curiosity Shop premiered on December 8, 1979.

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Status Ended


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Type Miniseries

Original Language English


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