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Buddy's Song (1-Mar-1991)

Director: Claude Whatham

Writer: Nigel Hinton

From novel by: Nigel Hinton

Music: Alan Shacklock

Producers: Roy Baird; Bill Curbishley; Roger Daltrey

Keywords: Musical, Drama

An aging musician becomes manager of his son's rock-and-roll band. Roger Daltrey as Buddy's father turns in a respectable performance, but Chesney Hawkes' suffers from his lack of experience. Featured song The One and Only written by Nik Kershaw and performed by Chesney Hawkes, which peaked at #1 for five weeks on the UK Billboard singles charts.

NameOccupationBirthDeathKnown for
James Aubrey
28-Aug-1947 6-Apr-2010 Lord of the Flies
Roger Daltrey
1-Mar-1944   Vocalist for The Who
Alan Ford
23-Feb-1938   Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels
Nick Moran
23-Dec-1969   Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels
Julia Sawalha
9-Sep-1968   Saffron on Absolutely Fabulous


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