Children’s sitcom Hold The Front Page focused on Gloria Glamorsox, a journalist trys to uncover a scandal involving a Mr Big. The emphasis was very much on slapstick.
The show was filmed against cartoon style animated backgrounds and was created by star Denise Coffey.
UK / ITV – Thames / 7×30 minute episodes / Broadcast 16 January – 27 February 1974 Wednesdays 4.20pm
Creator: Denise Coffey / Graphics and Cartoons: Jim Gask / Producer: Daphne Shadwell
DENISE COFFEY as Gloria Glamorsox
GERRY MARSDEN as Gerry
LOIS LANE as Miss Harriet Heedless
ANDREW ROBERTSON as Harry Brackett
PETER DENNIS as The Judge
ROY HUDD as R Hero/Ian Trepid