Chancer Season 1
S01 E01Mar 6, 1990
Weapons from the Wall Mar 6, 1990 The Douglas Motors factory is ruined by a fire which may not have been accidental, and it looks like the final curtain for the company. Robert Douglas's son-in-law calls in favours owed by an old boxing friend called Stephen Crane - can Crane see any hope for the family firm?
S01 E02Mar 13, 1990
Killing Floor Mar 13, 1990 Crane faces bankruptcy, but he manages to save himself by insider dealing with the help of his girlfriend, Jo Franklyn.Meanwhile, Crane goes for the sting and embezzles half a million from his boss at the bank, the villainous Jimmy Blake, to be used to save Douglas Motors.
S01 E03Mar 20, 1990
Hazard Mar 20, 1990 Sex and betrayal loom large - love in the fields for one character, rejection for another.
S01 E04Mar 27, 1990
Trust Mar 27, 1990 Crane is back at Douglas's - but it looks as though his luck has run out. The company's boss, Robert, gets an ultimatum.
S01 E05Apr 3, 1990
Pretenders Apr 3, 1990 Crane finds the firm has been conned by Fitchford, Lunchbox and Gerald. Jamie Douglas, Robert's demanding son, is home after two years in the French Foreign Legion. His sister Victoria is upset about the theft of her research work. Crane stays on at Douglas's, but he falls out with the company accountant.
S01 E06Apr 10, 1990
Possessions Apr 10, 1990 A property developer tries to buy up cottages. Robert Douglas admits to Crane that he gave money he couldn't afford to his returned son. Jo, Crane's girlfriend, begins a secret affair with Piers Garfield Ward.
S01 E07Apr 17, 1990
Faith Apr 17, 1990 Crane and Victoria Douglas move towards a serious love affair. In the Douglas Motors village of Stoneleigh, the villagers protest against a planned toxic waste dump.
S01 E08Apr 24, 1990
Lies Apr 24, 1990 Vengeful tycoon Tom Franklyn, Jo's father, returns from Hong Kong, demanding Crane's head. And he surrenders it. Taken aback, Franklyn offers Crane a job.
S01 E09May 1, 1990
Wreckage May 1, 1990 Crane's past catches up with him when his brother appears, bringing news of their father which threatens Stephen's position at Douglas's. The family mourns Jamie's suicide and puzzles over his decision to leave his share of the company to a foreman on the shop floor.
S01 E10May 8, 1990
Sanctuary May 8, 1990 Blake plans to settles some old scores before he retires, and Crane is at the top of his hit list - but he has an unlikely ally.
S01 E11May 15, 1990
History May 15, 1990 Douglas want Crane to help them, but he has to deal with problems from his past.
S01 E12May 22, 1990
Temptation May 22, 1990 Crane agrees to help Franklyn with a scam. The death of the real Stephen Crane, whose identity he has taken, leads the Chancer to uncover a secret from the past which will change his life.
S01 E13May 29, 1990
Love May 29, 1990 Stephen ensures the survival of Douglas Motors by winning a dangerous bet with Tom Franklyn, which nearly costs him his life and does cost him his relationship with Jo. It is all enough to make him surrender to the law.