Lonely Hearts

Lonely Hearts is episode two of the sixth season of the Sullivan Entertainment long-form television series Road to Avonlea (1990–1996) and the sixty-seventh episode overall. It first aired on the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation on 15 January 1995 (as part of a double header with the preceding episode, “The Return of Gus Pike”) and on the Disney Channel on 2 October 1994 (where it aired as the season premiere). It was written by Marlene Matthews and directed by Graeme Lynch. It was preceded by “The Return of Gus Pike” and followed by “Christmas in June.”

This episode stars series regulars Jackie Burroughs (Hetty King), Zachary Bennett (Felix King), Gema Zamprogna (Felicity King), Cedric Smith (Alec King), and Lally Cadeau (Janet King); absent from this episode is series regular Mag Ruffman (Olivia Dale). Guest stars include Marilyn Lightstone (Muriel Stacey), Ian D. Clark (Simon Tremayne), Heather Brown (Izzy Pettibone), Patricia Hamilton (Rachel Lynde), David Fox (Clive Pettibone), Heather Brown, and Albert Millaire (Pierre Lapierre).

Credits

Opening Credits

A KEVIN SULLIVAN PRODUCTION

ROAD TO AVONLEA

JACKIE BURROUGHS [Hetty King]

MAG RUFFMAN [Olivia Dale]

ZACHARY BENNETT [Felix King]

GEMA ZAMPROGNA [Felicity King]

CEDRIC SMITH [Alec King], LALLY CADEAU [Janet King]

With IAN D. CLARK [Simon Tremayne]

PATRICIA HAMILTON [Rachel Lynde]
DAVID FOX [Clive Pettibone]

Special Guest Star: MARILYN LIGHTSTONE as Muriel Stacey

Art Direction: NANCEY PANKIW
Director of Photography: BOB SAAD
Costume Design: MADELEINE STEWART
Casting: ANNE TAIT
Edited by GORDON McCLELLAN
Music Composed and Composed by MICHAEL CONWAY BAKER
Written by MARLENE MATTHEWS
Executives in Charge of Production: SUSAN MORGAN, CATHERINE DENSON for CBC, JUDE SCHNEIDER for the Disney Channel
Production Supervisor: NOELLA NESDOLY
Associate Producer: DEBORAH NATHAN
Executive Producers: TRUDY GRANT, KEVIN SULLIVAN
Directed by GRAEME LYNCH

Ending Credits

Hetty King: JACKIE BURROUGHS
Felix King: ZACHARY BENNETT
Janet King: LALLY CADEAU
Alec King: CEDRIC SMITH
Muriel Stacey: MARILYN LIGHTSTONE
Simon Tremayne: IAN D. CLARK
Rachel Lynde: PATRICIA HAMILTON
Clive Pettibone: DAVID FOX
Izzy Pettibone: HEATHER BROWN
Pierre La Pierre: ALBERT MILLAIRE
Becky Lester: KRISTEN FAIRLIE
Molly Lester: MARI TRAINOR
Lionel Lester: RICHARD McMILLAN
Nat Lester: KEVIN JUBINVILLE
Wiley Lester: ROBERT BEDNARSKI
Davey Keith: KYLE LABINE
Dora Keith: LINDSAY MURRELL
Eulalie Bugle: BARBARA HAMILTON
Emma Bradley: STEPHANIE GNYS
Laura MacDonald: JULIA DIAMOND
Velma Bugle: SERENA PATON
Elbert Werts: MARC MARUT
Mr. Bugle: MICHAEL POLLEY
Mrs. Bradley: BRENDA DEVINE
Mrs. Hubble: PATRICIA VANSTONE
Guest #1: DEREK KEUVORST
Lady #1: ANN HOLLOWAY
Lady #2: WENDY LAVENDER
Girl #1: SUSAN ST. AMAND
Girl #2: ASHLEY CAMPBELL
Girl #3: ASHLEY BROWN
Digger: LUKE

Produced with the participation of
TELEFILM CANADA

and with the assistance of the
ONTARIO FILM
INVESTMENT PROGRAM

Senior Story Editors: MARLENE MATTHEWS, AVRUM JACOBSON
Story Editor: LAURIE PEARSON
Executive in Charge of Post Production: JULIE STEINER
1st Assistant Director: BRUCE SPEYER
2nd Assistant Directors: FILOMENA GUARASCI, RICK KUSH
Location Manager: DAN MATTHEWS
1st Asst. Art Director: SUSIE MAH
Set Decorator: IAN WHEATLEY
Property Master: KEITH SLY
Make-up Design: MARILYN TERRY
Hair Design: KELLY BRENNAN, CAROL MARINOFF
Production Accountant: PETER MULDOON
Sound Mixer: GLEN GAUTHIER
Camera Operator: JOHN HOBSON
Key Grip: ROY ELLISTON
Gaffer: NORM O’HALLORAN
Transportation Co-ord.: GREG O’HARA
Construction Co-ord.: JACOB HAAK
Supervising Sound Editor: JEREMY MacLAVERTY
Dialogue Editor: BARRY GILMORE
Assistant Picture Editor: BEN WILKINSON
Studio Sound Mixer: DANIEL PELLERIN
On-Line Editor: BERNIE CLAYTON
Colourist: LORRAINE GRANT
Unit Publicist: S.P.I.—SPECIAL PROJECTS INTERNATIONAL INC.
Casting Assistant: ELIZABETH RITCHIE

Production Services provided by
SULLIVAN ENTERTAINMENT INC.

The Production Gratefully Acknowledges
JOEY & TOBY TANENBAUM
THE ESTATE OF L.M. MONTGOMERY
THE TOWNSHIP OF UXBRIDGE
MEDALLION • PFA FILM & VIDEO
WILLIAM F. WHITE LTD.
THE FILM HOUSE GROUP
MEDIA CONCEPTS

The characters and incidents portrayed in
this motion picture are entirely fictitious.
Any resemblance to any person living or
dead is purely coincidental.

Filmed on location in Southern Ontario and
Prince Edward Island National Park.

Adapted from the novels
THE STORY GIRL
THE GOLDEN ROAD
CHRONICLES OF AVONLEA
FURTHER CHRONICLES OF AVONLEA
by Lucy Maud Montgomery

Produced by
SHINING LAKE PRODUCTIONS INC.

in association with
THE CANADIAN BROADCASTING CORPORATION
and
THE DISNEY CHANNEL

© SHINING LAKE PRODUCTIONS INC.
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