Tag David Jason

The Masterspy (ITV 1977 – 1980 with William Franklyn, Jenny Lee-Wright)

UK / ITV Network – ATV RUNNING TIME: 45 minutes | AIRDATES: 10 September 1977 – 3 May 1980 CREATOR and PRODUCER: Ronnie Taylor Interesting game show The Masterspy channeled into the ever popular James Bond spy genre with presenter William Franklyn posing as the head of a top secret spy organisation and Jenny Lee-Wright as his faithful secretary Miss Moneypacker giving a trio of members of the public (who

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Only Fools And Horses (BBC-1 1981-2002 with David Jason and Nicholas Lyndhurst)

UK / BBC-1 / 64 episodes of mostly 30m-e but some 50m-e / 1981-1996 and 2001-2002 (8 Seasons + 15 Specials) Writer: John Sullivan / Producers: Ray Butt, Gareth Gwenlan Sitcom. London street trader Delboy Trotter and his hapless brother Rodney are determined to improve their lot in life. Del and Rodney lived in a high rise flat in Peckham with initially their Granddad and later their Uncle Albert. Del

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Seven Of One (BBC-2 1973 with Ronnie Barker and David Jason)

UK / BBC-2 / 7×30 minute episodes / Broadcast 1973 March – 6 May 1973 Executive Producer: James Gilbert Ronnie Barker proves his versatility with this 1973 collection of seven single comedies, two of which would lead to his best known series. Barker had tried this anthology format twice before with The Ronnie Barker Playhouse from 1968 and Six Dates With Barker in 1971 but its this collection that sees

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Porridge (BBC-1 1974-1977 with Ronnie Barker and Richard Beckinsale)

UK / BBC-1 / 18×30 minute episodes and 2×40 minute episodes / Broadcast 5 September 1974 – 25 March 1977 3 seasons + 2 specials Writers: Dick Clement, Ian La Frenais / Music: Max Harris / Producer: Sydney Lotterby “Norman Stanley Fletcher you are an habitual criminal” … One of the all time great sitcoms, Porridge had Ronnie Barker as recidivist thief Fletch sent to Slade prison for five years,

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