TV About Face (ITV 1989-1991 with Maureen Lipman and Michael Gambon) Published 4 years ago on March 14, 2015 UK / ITV Network – Central / 12×30 minute episodes / Broadcast 6 November 1989 – 11 February 1991 Executive Producer: Tony Wolfe / Theme Music: Denis King / Producers: John Henderson(season 1) , Johnny Goodman(season 2) / Director: John Henderson Given that Maureen Lipman has long been one of the UK’s most familiar faces she has never really had too many chances to headline her own material; There was Agony in the late 70′s of course and then there was About Face, from 1989 and again in 1991 which allowed Lipman room to excel in 12 one off individual comedies written by some major names indeed, including the likes of Lipman’s husband Jack Rosenthal as well as Richard Harris, Geoffrey Perkins and John Well. The show also had high quality guest stars, amongst them Michael Gambon, Michael Jayston, Diana Weston, John Wells (as Denis Thatcher to Maureen’s Margaret), Keith Barron and Bernard Hill. THE EPISODES SEASON ONE 6 Nov – 11 Dec 1989 1. SEARCHING FOR SENOR DUENDE 2. STAND BY YOUR MAN 3. GRACIE 4. MRS WORTHINGTON’S DAUGHTER 5. SEND HER VICTORIOUS 6. BAG LADY SEASON TWO 7 Jan – 11 Feb 1991 1.TOURIST ATTRACTION 2. THIS FOR THE HALF DARLING 3. REQUIEM 4. BRIEFCASE ENCOUNTER 5. MONKEY BUSINESS 6. SLEEPING SICKNESS Basil HensonBernard HillBrian CroucherCarol ClevelandDiana WestonGeoffrey PerkinsIan HislopITVJack RosenthalJames GroutJohn WellsJonathan KyddKeith BarronMark KingstonMartin ClunesMaureen LipmanMichael GambonMichael JaystonNick NewmanOwen BrenmanPaul SmithPhyllida LawRichard HarrisRichard VernonRobert BathurstRoger SlomanRory McGrathSimon CadellSitcomsStanley LeborStephanie ColeTerry KynanTony SlatteryTrader FaulknerWilliam Gaunt Advertisement advertisement and this just in Episodes3 hours ago Victorian Sensations: Seeing and Believing Series Final Wed 5 Jun on BBC Four In the final episode of this series, psychotherapist Philippa Perry explores how the late Victorian passion for science co-existed with... Episodes3 hours ago The Looming Tower: The General (S1EP7 BBC-2 Fri 7 Jun 2019) The General: October 2000. John O’Neill (Jeff Daniels), anxious to chalk up a final ‘win’ in his FBI career, arrives... Episodes3 hours ago Summer Of Rockets Episode 3 airs Wed 5 Jun 2019 on BBC-2 Samuel (Toby Stephens) is tasked by Mr. Field (Mark Bonnar) to find out the names of the guests attending the... Episodes3 hours ago Hatton Garden Series Final airs Thurs 23 May 2019 A police surveillance team has found Collins (Alex Norton) through his white Mercedes, after it was captured on ANPR driving... Episodes3 hours ago Years And Years Episode 4 airs Tues 4 June 2019 Daniel’s (Russell Tovey) engagement to Viktor (Maxim Baldry) descends into panic, as events across Europe heat up. Rosie (Ruth Madeley)... search EPISODES Episodes3 hours ago The Final Mission: Foxy’s War airs Thurs 30 May 2019 on Channel 4 Former elite Special Forces soldier Jason Fox embarks on a highly personal journey back to Afghanistan, nearly a decade after... Episodes3 hours ago Hatton Garden Episode 3 airs Wed 22 May 2019 Two days have passed since the gang escaped from the Hatton Garden Safety Deposit Vault with millions in stolen goods,... Episodes3 hours ago Location, Location, Location: Croydon and Reading Revisit (S32EP7 Channel 4 Wed 29 May 2019) The show catches up with two couples from 2017 who were in a race against time to find homes. In... advertisement MOVIES Movies2 months ago Shazam! | 2019 | Zachary Levi, Asher Angel A boy is given the ability to become an adult superhero in times of need with a single magic word.... Movies2 months ago Dumbo | 2019 | Colin Farrell, Michael Keaton A young elephant, whose oversized ears enable him to fly, helps save a struggling circus, but when the circus plans... Movies2 months ago The Man Who Killed Don Quixote | 2018 | Adam Driver, Jonathan Pryce Toby, a cynical advertising director finds himself trapped in the outrageous delusions of an old Spanish shoe-maker who believes himself... mytvtonight mytvtonight devoted to all things film and tv.