Alfresco. Image shows from L to R: Siobhan Redmond, Stephen Fry, Ben Elton, Hugh Laurie, Emma Thompson, Robbie Coltrane. Copyright: Granada Television
Alfresco

Alfresco

  • TV sketch show
  • ITV1
  • 1983 - 1984
  • 13 episodes (2 series)

Six faces then new to television, but already known to connoisseurs of comedy around Britain, bring their own brand of humour to Alfresco. Stars Robbie Coltrane, Ben Elton, Stephen Fry, Hugh Laurie, Siobhan Redmond and Emma Thompson

Alfresco. Copyright: Granada Television

Key details

Genre
Sketch Show
Broadcast
1983 - 1984
Channel
ITV1
Episodes
13 (2 series)
Stars
Robbie Coltrane, Ben Elton, Stephen Fry, Hugh Laurie, Siobhan Redmond and Emma Thompson
Writers
Ben Elton, Stephen Fry, Hugh Laurie, Emma Thompson and John Lloyd
Director
Stuart Orme
Producers
Sandy Ross, John G. Temple and Steve Morrison
Company

Additional details

Production
Studio
Picture
Colour

Website links

Broadcast details

First broadcast
Sunday 1st May 1983 at 10pm on ITV1

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