Odd Man Out (ITV 1977, John Inman, Josephine Tewson)

Sitcom Odd Man Out saw down at heel Blackpool fish and chip shop owner Neville Sutcliffe inheriting a half-share in his father’s stick of rock factory in Sussex. He also finds himself with a half-share in a house, a great big overdraft and a step-sister who owns the other half of the factory and the house

John Inman as Neville Sutcliffe
Josephine Tewson as Dorothy Sutcliffe
Peter Butterworth as Wilf
Avril Angers as Ma
Vivienne Johnson as Marilyn
Glenna Forster-Jones as Cleo
Jan Harding as Percy

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crew details
Writer: Vince Powell
Producer: Gerald Thomas
Director: Anthony Parker

production details
Country: UK
Network and Production Companies: ITV – Thames
Duration: 7×25 minute episodes
Aired From: 27 October – 8 December 1977 Thursdays at 9.00pm

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