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Gordon Peters Show, The (BBC-1 1973, Gordon Peters, Barbara Mitchell)

In The Gordon Peters Show the actor/stand up comedian had a rare lead role as a loner who struggled to find his place in the world.

The series grew out of an edition of Comedy Playhouse called The Birthday. Lots of well known faces popping up including Derek Deadman, Henry McGee, John Junkin, Melvyn Hayes, Robert Keegan, Tony Booth, Tony Selby and Victor Maddern.

production details
UK / BBC One / 6×30 minute episodes / Broadcast 25 Jan 1973 (Pilot) and 25 April – 23 May 1973 (Series)

Writer: Eric Davidson / Producer: Dennis Main Wilson / Director: Brian Jones

cast
Gordon Peters as Gordon
Barbara Mitchell as Mrs M (series)
Bill Pertwee
Frank Thornton
Gorden Kaye
Mary Miller
Ritchie Stewart





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