About Face

ITV sitcom anthology. 12 episodes (2 series), 1989 - 1991. Stars Maureen Lipman.

About Face

Series of one-off comedy plays starring Maureen Lipman

Genre
Sitcom
Broadcast
1989 - 1991
Channel
ITV
Episodes
12   (2 series)
Star
Maureen Lipman

Maureen Lipman surprises and shocks with this bittersweet series of comedy dramas. In About Face the actress creates new characters including Mrs Thatcher, who she transforms from the Iron Lady to a bag lady, a loo attendant in a posh London nightclub, the long-suffering wife of a politician and a dowdy telephonist who blossoms into a passionate flamenco dancer. Lipman is supported by a strong cast of guest stars including Michael Gambon and John Wells.

Production Details

Production company

Broadcast details

First broadcast
Monday 6th November 1989 on ITV at 8pm
Last new broadcast
Tuesday 11th February 1992 on ITV at 9:30pm
Length of episodes
30 minutes

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