Col Tusker Smalley (Trevor Howard) and Lucy Smalley (Celia Johnson) sit in front of mountains and chat in Staying On (1980)

Staying On

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| | UK | 1h 30min
Stars: Trevor Howard, Celia Johnson, Saeed Jaffrey

In the 1940s, a British colonel and his wife decide to remain in India after the departure of the British Raj

Main Cast

British actor Trevor Howard smokes a cigarette.  Howard is dressed in a herringbone jacket and tie 1 episode
Col Tusker Smalley
British actress Celia Johnson in a promotional picture for the film Brief Encounter (1945).  Johnson pairs a smart herringbone jacket with jumper and pearls 1 episode
Lucy Smalley
Saeed Jaffrey
1 episode
Frankie Bhoolabhoy
Pearl Padamsee
1 episode
Mrs Bhoolabhoy
Fida Bai
1 episode
Minnie
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Series Director

Silvio Narizzano
1 episode

Series Writer

Julian Mitchell
(adaptation) 1 episode
Paul Scott
(novel) 1 episode

Programme Footage

Colour

Series Transmitted

1980

Production Companies


Prestige Productions

Granada Television

Pictures (1)

Col Tusker Smalley (Trevor Howard) and Lucy Smalley (Celia Johnson) sit in front of mountains and chat in Staying On (1980)
Trevor Howard and Celia Johnson chat in Staying On (1980)