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Wendy Hughes as Melanie in The Alternative (screen cap)
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Issue Details: First known date: 1978... 1978 The Alternative
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A made-for-television film in which Melanie, an unmarried woman working for a women's magazine, falls pregnant and learns to juggle her work with single parenthood.

Source: Memorable TV ( Sighted: 24/1//2011


  • Telemovie.
  • The Alternative is available to watch on YouTube, beginning with part one: (Sighted: 24/11/2011)

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