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Further Up Pompeii! (BBC-1 1975, Frankie Howerd, Mark Dignam)



Comedy Further Up Pompeii! was a one off revival of Frankie Howerd’s Up Pompeii sitcom and detailing further adventures of Roman slave Lurcio. It aired five years after the series.

production details
UK / BBC One / 1×45 minute episodes / Broadcast Monday 31 March 1975 at 9.10pm

Writer: Talbot Rothwell / Music: Alan Braden / Producer: David Croft

Frankie Howerd as Lurcio
Mark Dignam as Ludicrus
Elizabeth Larner as Ammonia
Kerry Gardner as Nausius
John Cater as Pollux
Jeanne Mockford as Senna
Leon Greene as Prodigus
Olwen Griffiths as Hernia
Jennifer Lonsdale as Erotica
Cyril Appleton as Claudius
Lindsay Duncan as Scrubba