Home Television Comedy Howerd Confessions, The

Howerd Confessions, The

1 9 7 6 (UK)
6 x 30 minute episodes

This short-lived comedy series from Thames Television consisted of six self-contained comedies, each derived from a reputedly autobiographical “confession” of Frankie Howerd.

Stories had Howerd arranging to wed in order to claim a family inheritance, fighting in France during WW2, going to the hospital to have his tonsils out, taking part in a police identity parade, and becoming a private detective to investigate an unfaithful husband.

Guests included Joan Sims, Chalky White, Caroline Munro, John Junkin, Madeline Smith, Linda Thorson and George Moon.

Frankie Howerd