Andy Capp. Andy Capp (James Bolam). Copyright: Thames Television.

Andy Capp

ITV sitcom about a work-shy drunk. 6 episodes (1 series) in 1988. Stars James Bolam, Paula Tilbrook, Kevin Lloyd, John Arthur and others.

Andy Capp. Image shows from L to R: Flo Capp (Paula Tilbrook), Andy Capp (James Bolam). Copyright: Thames Television.

Andy Capp

Daily Mirror cartoon character Andy Capp is brought to the screen to continue his domestic battles with wife Flo and the bottle

Genre
Sitcom
Broadcast
1988
Channel
ITV
Episodes
6   (1 series)
Creator
Reg Smythe
Starring
James Bolam, Paula Tilbrook, Kevin Lloyd, John Arthur, Colette Stevenson, Keith Marsh, Keith Smith, Ian Thompson and others
Writer
Keith Waterhouse
Director
John Howard Davies
Producer
John Howard Davies

Andy Capp is a workshy Northerner who prefers the bookmakers or the pub to clocking on at the factory. While never reluctant to use his fists he is not the master in his own house - his wife, Flo, is the dominant partner and she constantly keeps them from going under.

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Broadcast details

First broadcast
Monday 22nd February 1988 on ITV at 8pm
Last new broadcast
Monday 28th March 1988 on ITV at 8pm
Length of episodes
30 minutes

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