Are You Being Served?. Mrs. Betty Slocombe (Mollie Sugden). Copyright: BBC

Mollie Sugden was an English actor noted for her much-loved comic roles. She found prominence in the 1960s with a string of regular and guest appearances in TV sitcoms, usually as a battleaxe-type mother figure, before rising to wider stardom and international fame from the 1970s as Mrs Slocombe in the smash-hit department store comedy Are You Being Served?.

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Born
Friday 21st July 1922
Died
Wednesday 1st July 2009
Nationality
English

Credits

Year Production Role
2020 We Love... - Series 1
  1. E2 - We Love Are You Being Served?
Self (Archive Material)
2010 The Unforgettable... - Series 4
  1. E3 - Mollie Sugden
Self (Archive Material)
2010 The Story Of Are You Being Served? Self (Archive Material)
2009 Mollie Sugden: A Tribute Self (Archive Material)
2004 Britain's Best Sitcom
  1. E1 - The Launch
Guest
1996 The Liver Birds - Series 10 Mrs. Hutchinson
1993 Grace & Favour - Series 2 Mrs. Betty Slocombe
1992 Grace & Favour - Series 1 Mrs. Betty Slocombe
1988 My Husband And I - Series 2 Nora Powers
1987 My Husband And I - Series 1 Nora Powers
1986 That's My Boy - Series 5 Ida Willis
1985 Are You Being Served? - Series 10 Mrs. Betty Slocombe
1985 That's My Boy - Series 4 Ida Willis
1984 That's My Boy - Series 3 Ida Willis
1983 Are You Being Served? - Series 9 Mrs. Betty Slocombe
1983 That's My Boy - Series 2 Ida Willis
1981 That's My Boy - Series 1 Ida Willis
1981 Are You Being Served? - Series 8 Mrs. Betty Slocombe
1980 An Audience With...
  1. E14 - Ken Dodd
Self
1979 Are You Being Served? - Series 7 Mrs. Betty Slocombe
1978 The Liver Birds - Series 9 Mrs. Hutchinson
1978 Are You Being Served? - Series 6 Mrs. Betty Slocombe
1978 Come Back Mrs. Noah - Series 1 Mrs Gertrude Noah
1977 Come Back Mrs. Noah - Pilot Mrs Gertrude Noah
1977 The Liver Birds - Series 8 Mrs. Hutchinson
1977 Are You Being Served? Mrs. Betty Slocombe
1977 Are You Being Served? - Series 5 Mrs. Betty Slocombe
1976 The Liver Birds - Series 7 Mrs. Hutchinson
1976 Are You Being Served? - Series 4 Mrs. Betty Slocombe
1976 Dad's Army - Series 3
  1. E3 - The Godiva Affair
  2. E10 - My British Buddy
Mrs Fox
1976 The Liver Birds - Series 6 Mrs. Hutchinson
1975 The Liver Birds - Series 5 Mrs. Hutchinson
1975 Home To Roost - Series 2 Olive
1975 Dad's Army - Series 2
  1. E12 - Mum's Army
Mrs Fox
1975 Dad's Army - Series 2
  1. E12 - Mum's Army
The Waitress
1975 Are You Being Served? - Series 3 Mrs. Betty Slocombe
1974 Home To Roost - Series 1 Olive
1974 Are You Being Served? - Series 2 Mrs. Betty Slocombe
1974 Love Thy Neighbour - Series 4
  1. E5 - Episode Five
Sister Martin
1974 The Liver Birds - Series 4 Mrs. Hutchinson
1973 Son Of The Bride Mum
1973 Are You Being Served? - Series 1 Mrs. Betty Slocombe
1973 Men Of Affairs
  1. E16 - Episode Sixteen
Mum
1972 My Wife Next Door George's Mother
1972 A Class By Himself - Series 1
  1. E4 - Guess Who's Coming To Lunch
Lesley Charles
1972 Are You Being Served? - Pilot Mrs. Betty Slocombe
1972 Steptoe And Son - Series 7
  1. E3 - Oh, What A Beautiful Mourning
Actor
1972 The Liver Birds - Series 3 Mrs. Hutchinson
1971 Please Sir! - Series 4
  1. E7 - What's A Class Between Friends
Alice Larch
1971 For The Love Of Ada - Series 4
  1. E6 - The Christening
Nellie Pollitt
1971 Doctor At Large
  1. E16 - It's All In The Mind
  2. E19 - Devon Is Lovely At This Time Of Year
Mrs. Mollett
1971 For The Love Of Ada - Series 3
  1. E2 - A Sentimental Journey
Nellie Pollitt
1971 The Liver Birds - Series 2 Mrs. Hutchinson
1970 The Goodies - Series 1
  1. E4 - Episode Four
Minister
1970 Up Pompeii! - Series 1
  1. E7 - The Love Potion
Flavia
1970 As Good Cooks Go - Series 1 (as Molly Sugden)
  1. E3 - Battle Of The Bulge
WRAC Sergeant
1968 Just Jimmy - Series 5 Mum
1967 Just Jimmy - Series 4 Mum
1966 Just Jimmy - Series 3 Mum
1966 Hugh And I - Series 5 Carmen Ethel Crispin
1965 Just Jimmy - Series 2 Mum
1965 Steptoe And Son - Series 4
  1. E1 - And Afterwards At...
Melanie's Mother
1965 Hugh And I - Series 4 Carmen Ethel Crispin
1964 Just Jimmy - Series 1 Mum
1964 Hugh And I - Series 3 Carmen Ethel Crispin
1963 Hugh And I - Series 2 Carmen Ethel Crispin
1962 Hugh And I - Series 1 Carmen Ethel Crispin

Non-comedy TV and film credits may be found here:
Mollie Sugden on IMDb

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