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Hilary (BBC-2 1984-1986, Marti Caine, Philip Madoc)



Sitcom in which single mum Hilary Myers works hard on a TV show for Eagle Television whilst doing her best to raise her teenage son. Hilary was a researcher and other regulars included Lyn, George and Kimberley.

The series marked popular cabaret star Marti Caine’s entry into acting.

production details
UK / BBC Two / 12×30 minute episodes / 14 January 1985 – 25 August 1986 Mondays at 9.00pm

Writers: Peter Robinson, Peter Vincent / Producer and Director: Harold Snoad

Marti Caine as Hilary Myers
Carolyn Moody as Lyn
Philip Madoc as George
Jack Smethurst as Kimberley
Philip Fox as Wesley (series 1)
Percy Edwards as ‘Arthur’ (series 1)