William and Mary (2003–2005)

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William and Mary (TV Series 2003–2005)

The lives of William (an undertaker) and Mary (a midwife) cross. They become romantically involved, but what happens for the rest of the series is far less predictable.
UK
IMDb   7.7 /10
TheMovieDb    7.0 /10
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Creators
Creator Matthew Evans
Creator Stuart Orme
Creator Mick Ford
Information
Release Date2003-03-23
Runtime
GenreComedy, Drama, Romance
Content Rating
Awards1 win & 4 nominations total
CompanyGranada Television, Meridian Broadcasting
CountryUK
LanguageEnglish
William Shawcrossas William Shawcross
Mary Gilcrestas Mary Gilcrest
Molly Gilcrest Straudas Molly Gilcrest Straud…
Rick Straudas Rick Straud…
Dorisas Doris
Kate Shawcrossas Kate Shawcross
Brendan Gilcrestas Brendan Gilcrest
Julia Shawcrossas Julia Shawcross
Terence Gilcrestas Terence Gilcrest
Arnoldas Arnold
Mrs. Ballas Mrs. Ball
Mrs. Spaldingas Mrs. Spalding
Billy Two Hatsas Billy Two Hats
The Emerald Dogs
The Emerald Dogs
The Bandas The Band
Reubenas Reuben
Max Mills
Max Mills
Thomas Shawcrossas Thomas Shawcross
Harvey Mills
Harvey Mills
Thomas Shawcrossas Thomas Shawcross
Eamonas Eamon

William and Mary (TV series)

William and Mary is an ITV romantic drama set in London, England, starring Martin Clunes as William Shawcross, an undertaker, and Julie Graham as Mary Gilcrest, a midwife. Its title refers to its two principal characters and is a cultural reference to the reign of the British monarchs William III and Mary II. It was shown in three six-part series in 2003–2005. It was also screened on Seven's best of-Scottish and English-oriented 7TWO.


Directors

  • Matthew Evans - (6 episodes, 2003–2005)
  • Stuart Orme - (2 episodes, 2003)
  • Jean Stewart - (2 episodes, 2003)
  • Coky Giedroyc - (2 episodes, 2004)
  • Nicholas Laughland - (2 episodes, 2004)
  • Sandy Johnson - (2 episodes, 2005)

Regular cast

  • Martin Clunes - William Shawcross (18 episodes, 2003–2005)
  • Julie Graham - Mary Gilcrest (18 episodes, 2003–2005)
  • Cheryl Campbell - Molly Gilcrest Straud (18 episodes, 2003–2005)
  • Michael Begley - Rick Straud (18 episodes, 2003–2005)
  • Claire Hackett - Doris (18 episodes, 2003–2005)
  • Peta Cornish - Kate Shawcross (18 episodes, 2003–2005)
  • Ricci McLeod - Brendan Gilcrest (18 episodes, 2003–2005)
  • Dominick Baron - Terence Gilcrest (18 episodes, 2003–2005)
  • Georgina Terry - Julia Shawcross (18 episodes, 2003–2005)
  • James Greene - Arnold McKinnon (17 episodes, 2003–2005)
  • June Watson - Mrs. Ball (16 episodes, 2003–2005)
  • Catherine Terris - Jane Spalding (15 episodes, 2003–2005)
  • David Kennedy - Billy Two Hats (14 episodes, 2003–2005)
  • The Emerald Dogs - The Band (11 episodes, 2003–2005)
  • Paterson Joseph - Reuben (10 episodes, 2003–2005)
  • Max and Harvey Mills as Thomas (6 episodes, 2005)

Awards

  • BAFTA Awards

2004 Nominated, BAFTA TV Award Best Drama Series Trevor Hopkins, Stuart Orme, Mick Ford

  • British Comedy Awards

2003 Nominated, British Comedy Award Best TV Comedy Actor Martin Clunes Also for The Booze Cruise.

  • National Television Awards, UK

2005 Nominated, National Television Award Most Popular Actor Martin Clunes Also for Doc Martin

2003 Nominated, National Television Award Most Popular Actor Martin Clunes


External links

  • William and Mary at IMDb
  • William and Mary at British Comedy Guide
  • Full cast