The Further Adventures Of Lucky Jim. Jim Dixon (Enn Reitel). Copyright: BBC.

The Further Adventures Of Lucky Jim

BBC Two sitcom. 7 episodes (1 series) in 1982. Stars Enn Reitel, Glynis Barber, Barbara Flynn, David Simeon, Nick Stringer and Debbie Wheeler.

Series 1, Episode 2 - A Foot In The Door

Jim decides to give up teaching and take up domestic cleaning as he sees it as an obvious way to meet bored housewives. He has heard that the permissive society is rife in London and he wants to be a part of it.

Broadcast details

Monday 8th November 1982
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Enn Reitel Jim Dixon
Glynis Barber Lucy Simmons
Barbara Flynn Joanna Lassiter
David Simeon Philip Lassiter
Guest cast
Steven Mann Steve
David Rayner Lambert
Raymond Brody Alvaro
Wanda Ventham Veronica Allen
Sally Jane Jackson Sian Allen
David Firth Terry Sheffield
Timothy Carlton Frank
Writing team
Dick Clement Writer
Ian La Frenais Writer
Production team
Harold Snoad Producer

Supporters and subscribers get more

Additional content and tools are available across the site for Supporters and BCG Pro subscribers. On this page you can:

  • BCG Pro business users can see additional crew credits  
    If you join BCG Pro business, you can see composer & production designer credits for this episode.

Donate (for fans) BCG Pro

Already a donor or Pro user?