Nick Collins’s The Perfect Blue (1997) was a one-off BBC play shown as part of a Love Bites season.

Romantic comedy following the fortunes of old friends Sunny and Tom who are about to get married – to other people – when they meet again at a wedding fair. Sunny teaches boisterous four-year-olds; Tom watches old Hollywood films for a living; Sunny is West Indian; and Tom is white and comes from Wandsworth. With their respective weddings fast approaching they have to face the fact that they’re still in love with each other. Philip played Tom.

Director: Kieron J WALSH Production Company: BBC Films Executive Producer David M THOMPSON Producer: Lesley McNEIL Producer: Elinor DAY Script Nick: COLLINS Director of Photography: Zoran DJORDJEVIC BBC Television 1997