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Adventures Of Ozzie & Harriet, The

1 9 5 2 - 1 9 6 6 (USA) 435 x 25 minute episodes This show originated on CBS Radio between 1944 and 1954, where it...

Adventures of Pete & Pete, The

1 9 9 3 - 1 9 9 6 (USA) 30 x episodes American sitcom chronicling the misadventures of two brothers - both named Pete - and...

After Henry

1 9 8 8 - 1 9 9 2 (UK) 38 x 30 minute episodes Sarah France (Prunella Scales) is 42 and a widow of two years...

After Hours

1 9 5 8 - 1 9 5 9 (UK) 28 x 25 minute episodes After Hours reunited the co-star (Michael Bentine) and director (Dick Lester) of Yes, It's The...

After That, This

1 9 7 5 (UK) The curious image of an egg-timer full of eggs opened After That, This week after week, and it set the tone for what followed. More...

Agony

1 9 7 9 - 1 9 8 1 (UK) 20 x 30 minute episodes Maureen Lipman starred as Jane Lucas - a cosmopolitan Jewish wife and...

Airbase, The

1 9 6 5 (UK) 6 x 25 minute episodes A service sitcom written by the British-based American John Briley, drawn from his own experiences as a...

Alan Young Show, The

1 9 5 0 - 1 9 5 3 (USA) In 1950, when network television was still in its infancy in the US and radio ruled...

Alas Smith and Jones

1 9 8 4 - 1 9 8 8 (UK)43 x 30 minute episodes 1 x 60 minute special This clever comedy sketch series (mimicking the title...

Albert and Victoria

1 9 7 0 - 1 9 7 1 (UK) 12 x 30 minute episodes This Yorkshire Television series was set, as the title suggests, in the...

Albert!

1 9 7 2 (UK) 7 x 30 minute episodes Short lived sequel to Dear Mother . . . Love Albert. Albert Courtenay Rodney Bewes Doreen Bissel Cheryl Hall

Alcock and Gander

1 9 7 2 (UK) 6 x 30 minute episodes Another ITV comedy from the team of Johnnie Mortimer and Brian Cooke. Mrs Marigold Alcock (Beryl Reid) runs...

Aldrich Family, The

1 9 4 9 - 1 9 5 3 (USA) Before it became a successful sitcom on television, The Aldrich Family had been a long-running and popular radio...

Alexei Sayle’s Stuff

1 9 8 8 - 1 9 9 1 (UK) 18 x 30 minute episodes "Who's that fat bastard?" After an ill-conceived sojourn alongside Chris Tarrant and Lenny...

Alf

1 9 8 6 - 1 9 9 6 (USA) 102 x 30 minute episodes 2 x 60 minute episodes Long before 3rd Rock From the Sun (but long after My...

Alfresco

1 9 8 3 - 1 9 8 4 (UK) If asked to name Britain's biggest comedy and drama names at the end of the 20th...

Alice

1 9 7 6 - 1 9 8 5 (USA) 209 x 30 minute episodes Mel's Diner - a greasy-spoon truck-stop in Phoenix, Arizona - was the...

All At No. 20

1 9 8 6 - 1 9 8 7 (UK) 12 x 30 minute episodes Widow Sheila Haddon (Maureen Lipman in her first comedy series since Agony) discovers...

All Gas And Gaiters

1 9 6 6 (UK) 1 9 6 7 - 1 9 7 1 (UK) 33 x 30 minute episodes 1 x short special Another intelligent sitcom from the BBC, All...

All in Good Faith

1 9 8 5 - 1 9 8 8 (UK) 18 x 30 minute episodes In his first comedy for ITV, Richard Briers starred as Philip Lambe,...

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‘Allo ‘Allo

1 9 8 4 - 1 9 9 2 (UK) 55 x 30 minute episodes 26 x 25 minute episodes 3 x 45 minute episodes 1 x 35 minute...

$10,000 Pyramid, The

1 9 7 3 - 1 9 7 6 (USA) 4270 x 30 minute episodes "Keep your eye on this spot! You are about to see one...

$64,000 Question, The

1 9 5 5 - 1 9 5 8 (USA) Before the quiz show scandal of the late 1950s, The $64,000 Question was a high-stakes, nail-biting, ratings-topping game...

12 O’clock High

1 9 6 4 - 1 9 6 7 (USA) 78 x 60 minute episodes 12 O'clock High chronicled the adventures of the men of the...

13 Queens Boulevard

1 9 7 9 (USA) 9 x 30 minute episodes Originally to have been titled Five Women, this short-lived comedy series starring Eileen Brennan was originally meant to...