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Comedy Premiere: For Richer For Poorer (ITV 14 Aug 1975, George Layton, Ian Olgilvy)



Comedy Premiere For Richer For Poorer ITV 1975

Comedy For Richer For Poorer detailed the exploits of two young suburban couples neither of whom are particularly well off. Richard and Fiona Bunting were payed by George Layton and Susan Drury with Nigel and Penelope Benson were played by Ian Olgilvy and Jane How.

The episode was broadcast as part of a six part Comedy Premiere season of pilots for potential series. This one was unsuccessful.

production details
UK / ITV – ATV / 1×30 minutes / Broadcast Thursday 14 August 1975 at  7.00pm

Series: Comedy Premiere Episode 2 of 6

Writer: Jon Watkins / Producer and Director: John Scholz-Conway

George Layton as Richard Bunting
Susan Dury as Fiona Bunting
Ian Ogilvy as Nigel Benson
Jane How as Penelope Benson