The Little Big Woman Radio Show

Comedy series about not making it in show-biz by Llewella Gideon and Lynn Peters.

With Llewella Gideon, Brian Bovell, Roger Griffiths, Mandy Knight, and Jo Martin.

Music by Clement Ishmael.

Episodes

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20070305 BT=2300 (BBC7)Parting is Such Sweet Sorrow. Cynthia dreams of stardom, but is temping. Her friends' jobs are threatened, as are boyfriend Gavin and the cat. Episode 2 of 4.
20070306 (BBC7)Parting is Such Sweet Sorrow. Cynthia dreams of stardom, but is temping. Her friends' jobs are threatened, as are boyfriend Gavin and the cat. Episode 2 of 4.
20071217 BT=0445 (BBC7)Parting is Such Sweet Sorrow. Cynthia dreams of stardom, but is temping. Her friends' jobs are threatened, as are boyfriend Gavin and the cat. Episode 2 of 4.
Parting Is Such Sweet Sorrow20071216 BT=2345 (BBC7)
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Cynthia dreams of stardom, but is temping. Her friends' jobs are under threat. So are boyfriend Gavin and the cat. Episode 2 of 4.

Temp Cynthia dreams of stardom, but her friends' jobs are under threat, as are her boyfriend and the cat. Stars Llewella Gideon. Episode 2 of 4.

04The Sweet Joy Of Motherhood20070319 BT=2300 (BBC7)
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Cynthia wants it all - career, husband, babies. But her big break is just around the corner, or is it? Episode 4 of 4.

Cynthia wants it all - great career, gorgeous husband, beautiful babies. But her big break is just around the corner. Or is it? Episode 4 of 4.

Cynthia wants it all - great career, gorgeous husband, babies. But her break is just around the corner, or is it? Episode 4 of 4.

0101Somewhere Over The Rainbow2001022120011031
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Cynthia is an actress with dreams of stardom, but she spends more time at the photocopier than treading the boards.

Cynthia is an actress who dreams of stardom, but she spends more time at the photocopier than treading the boards.

Cynthia is a temp with ambitions to make it to the West End, working in the worst office in the world.

But she's now over 30, and beginning to worry.

Dreaming of stardom, office temp Cynthia spends more time photocopying than treading the boards.

Starring Llewella Gideon.

Actress wannabe Cynthia dreams of treading the boards instead of office temping.

Stars Llewella Gideon.

From February 2001.

From 2001

Actress wannabe Cynthia dreams of treading the boards instead of office temping. Stars Llewella Gideon. From February 2001.

Actress wannabe Cynthia dreams of treading the boards instead of office temping. From 2001

Cynthia is an actress with dreams of stardom, but she spends more time at the photocopier than treading the boards. Episode 1 of 4.

Cynthia is an actress who dreams of stardom, but she spends more time at the photocopier than treading the boards. Episode 1 of 4.

Dreaming of stardom, office temp Cynthia spends more time photocopying than treading the boards. Starring Llewella Gideon. Episode 1 of 4.

0102Parting Is Such Sweet Sorrow2001022820011107
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20071216 BT=2345 (BBC7)
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20071217 BT=0445 (BBC7)
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20080806 BT=2230 (BBC7)
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20080807 BT=0330 (BBC7)
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Cynthia dreams of stardom, but is temping.

Her friends' jobs are under threat.

So are boyfriend Gavin and the cat.

Her friends' jobs are threatened, as are boyfriend Gavin and the cat.

Despite her best efforts, Cynthia still has a job in the worst office in the world - ironically, since everyone else is being made redundant.

Temp Cynthia dreams of stardom, but her friends' jobs are under threat, as are her boyfriend and the cat.

Stars Llewella Gideon.

Temp Cynthia dreams of stardom, but her friends' jobs are under threat.

So are her boyfriend and the cat.

Temp Cynthia dreams of stardom, but her friends' jobs are under threat, as are her boyfriend and the cat. Stars Llewella Gideon. Episode 2 of 4.

Cynthia dreams of stardom, but is temping. Her friends' jobs are under threat. So are boyfriend Gavin and the cat. Episode 2 of 4.

Cynthia dreams of stardom, but is temping. Her friends' jobs are threatened, as are boyfriend Gavin and the cat. Episode 2 of 4.

Temp Cynthia dreams of stardom, but her friends' jobs are under threat. So are her boyfriend and the cat. Stars Llewella Gideon.

0103Body Beautiful2001030720011114
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20071223 BT=2345 (BBC7)
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20071224 BT=0445 (BBC7)
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It's not how you look - it's how you feel.

That's until the cellulite appears.

How will Cynthia cope?

That is until cellulite appears.

Is Cynthia putting on weight, or is she just becoming bigger-boned with age?

Cellulite appears.

Is wannabe Cynthia putting on weight or just getting 'bigger boned'? Stars Llewella Gideon.

It's not how you look - it's how you feel. That's until the cellulite appears. How will Cynthia cope? Episode 3 of 4.

Cellulite appears. Is wannabe Cynthia putting on weight or just getting 'bigger boned'? Stars Llewella Gideon.

It's not how you look - it's how you feel. That's until the cellulite appears. How will Cynthia cope? Episode 3 of 4.

0104 LASTThe Sweet Joy Of Motherhood2001031420011121
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Cynthia wants it all - great career, gorgeous husband, babies.

But her break is just around the corner - or is it?

Cynthia wants it all - career, husband, babies.

But her big break is just around the corner, or is it?

Thanks to CCTV footage, Cynthia has an opportunity to go further her career.

Thanks to CCTV footage Cynthia has an opportunity to further her career.

Everyone thinks that what's missing in Cynthia's life is the patter of tiny feet.

But maybe it's more to do with her rubbish job, pokey flat and second-rate boyfriend.

Cynthia wants it all - great career, gorgeous husband, beautiful babies.

But her big break is just around the corner.

Or is it?

Wannabe Cynthia wants it all - career, husband and beautiful babies.

But what about her big break? Stars Llewella Gideon.

Cynthia wants a career, a husband and beautiful babies.

Wannabe Cynthia wants it all - career, husband and beautiful babies. But what about her big break? Stars Llewella Gideon.

Cynthia wants a career, a husband and beautiful babies. But what about her big break?

0201Strutting And Fretting20020306Thirty-something actress Cynthia is still looking for her big break.
0202Home Is Where The Heartache Is20020313Cynthia's boyfriend Gavin has moved all his things into her flat, including a strange smell.
0203Happy Days Aren't Here Again20020320Cynthia is falling in love with a glamorous BMW driver and feels guilty about this, because he just ran over her cat.
0204Love Bug20020327Cynthia is torn between two lovers - the one who shares her flat and the one who ran over her cat.
0205The Bigger The Star, The Harder They Fall20020403When Quentin the cat disapproves of anything, he makes his views known.
0206 LASTBaby Love20020410Cynthia already has a cat and a boyfriend.

Could she cope with a baby as well?

0301Cleaning Up Her Act20030430Llewella Gideon stars in series three of the comedy about a thirty-something actress waiting for a big break.

Or any kind of break.

This week Cynthia is left holding Gaynors baby for five minutes which turn into a whole day.

This makes getting to her audition into a nightmare.

0302I'm Cynthia, Fly Me20030507Six-part comedy series by Llewella Gideon and Lynn Peters.

hostess, but her costume causes a spot of turbulence with her boyfriend Gavin.

0303Incense And Nonsense20030514Cynthia starts offering lessons to aspiring thespians.

Gaynor, meanwhile, is pursuing other ideas.

0304Ads Nauseam20030521Cynthia auditions for a nappies advert.

But she's had to lie about her qualifications.

She's told them she's got a baby.

0305Premature Procrastination20030528When Cynthia asks her boyfriend Gavin if he'll still be delivering pizzas when he's forty he points out that that's next week.
0306 LASTHappy Birthday To Me20030604It's Cynthia's birthday, but only her Mum seems to have remembered.

She takes her to the smartest designer dress shop in town, gives her £20 and tells her to haggle.