Actors: Todd Carty Producers: Phil Redmond Format: PAL Language: English Number of discs: 5 Classification: PG Studio: BBC BBCDVD 2408 DVD Release Date: 12 Nov. 2007 Run Time: 630 minutes
To celebrate Grange Hill's 30th anniversary, the BBC releases the first four series of Grange Hill.
This DVD box set contains the trailblazing series 1 and 2 of this ever-popular BBC teen drama set in the fictional comprehensive of Grange Hill. With its wonderful mix of actors and actresses and entertaining coverage of teen issues, Grange Hill has become an institution. The show is one of the longest running on British television.
Originally broadcast between 1978 and 1981, the original four series revolve around Tucker Jenkins and his motley crew, his rivalry with Benny Green and run-ins with the staff and school bullies. During this time, the show's creator Phil Redmond was also its executive producer before moving on to set up Brookside in 1982. Colin Cant directed the first nine episodes in 1978 and produced series 3 and 4.
These discs are (PAL) format, and will work on Australian & European DVD players. USA/Canada customers will need a multi-region enabled player.