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An Old Flame


Episode Info

Spring, 1923: Still searching for some meaning in life, James Bellamy (Simon Williams) has a romantic fling with his former sweetheart Diana Newbury (Celia Bannerman) -- who happens to be the wife of his best friend. By the time James comes to his senses, the Newburys are on the verge of splitting up, and he is poised to be named as co-respondent. Originally written by Elizabeth Jane Howard, "An Old Flame" was completely revised by John Hawkesworth, who received solo screen credit. First telecast in England on October 12, 1975, the episode debuted in America on February 20, 1977.


David Langton
as Richard Bellamy
Angela Baddeley
as Mrs. Bridges
Simon Williams
as James Bellamy

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