Wish Me Luck (1987–1990)

Episode #1.2 

Liz Grainger continues with basic training whilst Matty Firman is accepted to train as a radio operator.


Gordon Flemyng


Jill Hyem, Jill Hyem (creator) | 1 more credit »


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Episode cast overview, first billed only:
Suzanna Hamilton ... Matty Firman
Kate Buffery ... Liz Grainger
Jane Asher ... Faith Ashley
Julian Glover ... Colonel James Cadogan
Jeremy Northam ... Colin Beale
Richard Hampton Richard Hampton ... Gilbert Acworth
John Challis ... Victor Travussini
David Swift ... Schweder
Barrie Shore Barrie Shore ... Stella
Abigail McKern Abigail McKern ... Lois Mountjoy
Gabrielle Glaister ... Felicity
Arthur Whybrow Arthur Whybrow ... Albert Firman
Marianne Borgo Marianne Borgo ... Aimée Firman
Venetia Barrett Venetia Barrett ... Evelyn
Miranda Burton Miranda Burton ... Vicky Grainger


When one of their wireless operators proves unreliable 'Cad' Cadogan and Faith decide to recruit Mathilde after all. She comes top of her class and is befriended by vicar's daughter Felicity,who opts to be her contact in England when she goes to France. Liz is also sent in along with actor Colin Beale,replacing a male agent who was killed. Their code names respectively are Aimee,Celeste and Cyrano and Cad gives them all cyanide pills should they be caught. However Mathilde refuses to accept hers. The three of them arrive in France and met by the Resistance. Written by don @ minifie-1

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24 January 1988 (UK) See more »

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