Upstairs, Downstairs

The Understudy

Series 5 - Episode 10 The Understudy

Tuesday 4:30pm - 5:40pm ITV Encore
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Wednesday, 3:50am - 4:45am ITV Encore
Wednesday, 8:20am - 9:20am ITV Encore


The French Ambassador and his wife are invited to dine at Eaton Place, but Hudson suffers a heart attack. the night before the dinner party, forcing an understudy to take his place. Period drama, starring Gordon Jackson.

Cast & Crew

Hudson Gordon Jackson
Richard Bellamy David Langton
James Bellamy Simon Williams
Georgina Worsley Lesley-Anne Down
Rose Jean Marsh
Mrs Bridges Angela Baddeley
Edward Christopher Beeny
Frederick Gareth Hunt
Ruby Jenny Tomasin
Daisy Jacqueline Tong
Dr Foley Anthony Woodruff
Director James Ormerod
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