An Officer And A Gentleman. Image shows from L to R: Major Gissing (James Grout), Sid Coil (Ken Wynne). Copyright: BBC.

An Officer And A Gentleman

BBC One sitcom. 1 pilot in 1970. Stars James Grout, Ken Wynne, Patricia Hayes, Diana King and Raymond Westwell.

An Officer And A Gentleman

A Comedy Playhouse starring James Grout as a military man finding it hard to embrace civilian life without the help of his faithful Army batman

Genre
Sitcom
Broadcast
1970
Channel
BBC One
Episodes
1 Pilot
Starring
James Grout, Ken Wynne, Patricia Hayes, Diana King and Raymond Westwell
Writer
Myles Rudge
Producer
Robin Nash

Major Gissing may have seen the last of his military days, but he still retains his old Army batman, Sid Coil, to look after him in his mansion flat.

Production Details

Part of

Comedy Playhouse

Production company

Broadcast details

First broadcast
Thursday 8th January 1970 on BBC One at 7:30pm
Episode length
30 minutes

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