Band of Gold Classic TV Show
Drama serial by award-winning writer Kay Mellor about the lives of four women who work in a red light area
Band of Gold Fan Tributes12 jamie f from hampshire: BAND OF GOLD!! WOW i still have the whole series on vhs tape from the time it was originaly on itv, its abt time itv1 showed the hole series again tho, this was a fantastic drama, & even helped me a while when i did a simular thing myself... yet they show no intrest in repeating it , i guess they would rather show britains got talent 24/7!!
11 hanna peter from ireland: saw this when I was 13 - frightening but brilliant - would love to see it again on telly!
10 Ruth from leicester: LOVE this show, used to watch it years ago, finally got it on dvd, i had been waiting 10 years for series 2 to be shown again!! wish they would do a 4th series.
9 ponkeymomz from leyton: Im 23 so i dont know what i was doing watching this drama .....but i LOVED IT!
remember when we all thought the chicken shop owner was gonna kill the woman cos he had rubber gloves lol
Nothing has beaten this show for me....
8 Corinne Coward from Buxton: I have REALLY fond - memories of BOG - it was my first job out of drama school and it was so exciting! Wasn't there long at all, but it was quality and all were lovely to work with!
7 wayne from london: a brilliant and gritty drama
6 becky from bradford: i am laura k friend and she luks wel gud in band of gold!
5 Laura from Bradford: i was in band of gold i played sarah dixson and it was fantastic i ahve just watched the hole thing as my mum says i am old enough now!!!!! so if any of the cast read this id liek to say hello and you were great to work with loadsa love laura
4 Andrew Robertson from Lincoln: I loved Band of Gold. It has to be one of Britain's most successful dramas in years! Two words... pure genius!
3 ChuckLynch from Liverpool: Band of Gold was a fantastic drama series and featured an outstanding cast who performed brilliantly in the show. It had some fab comedy mixed in with the very gritty plots. It was fabulously written by the great Kay Mellor..
2 Kaz from Sutton Coldfield: Fav bit when Curly got his marigolds out! Excellent acting all round.
1 Corinne Lee from Bradford: Great to see "Band of Gold" repeats. it was filmed in the city where i live.
Band of Gold
Geraldine James as Rose Garrity
Cathy Tyson as Carol Johnson
Janet Dibley as Paula Graham
Barbara Dickson as Anita
Kern Falconer as Insp Henryson
Barbara Durkin as Katie
Lena Headley as Colette
Shelley Longworth as Marie
Mark Strong as Mr Smithson
Corinne Coward as Shop Assistant
Gerard Fletcher as DC Simon Mace
Richard Lloyd as James Allen
Ashraf Mayat as Young Vigilante
Joanna Hole as Amanda
Any Parrish as Holly
Laura Kilgallon as Emma Johnson
Darren Warner as Lloyd
David Ross as Chubbs
Fiona Allen as DI Cooper
Band of Gold was nominated for two BAFTA awards in 1996.
Samantha Morton was nominated for an Oscar for her performance in Woody Allen's Sweet and Low Down.
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