1 9 7 9 (UK)
6 x 30 minute episodes
This short-lived comedy series from Granada starred comedian Duggie Brown as Harvey Hall, a struggling Northern standup comedian of some years’ standing.
Elisabeth Sladen played his wife, Josie, with Victor Spinetti as his agent, Maurice Watkins.
Maurice’s recalcitrant secretary, Doreen was played by Toni Palmer.
Duggie Brown died on 16 August 2022, aged 82.
Lesley van Armitage