Ralph Richardson.

Blandings Castle

BBC One sitcom. 6 episodes (1 series) in 1967. Stars Ralph Richardson, Stanley Holloway, Meriel Forbes, Jack Radcliffe and Derek Nimmo.

Blandings Castle

1967 television adaptation of P.G. Wodehouse's Blandings saga, starring Ralph Richardson as Clarence, the 9th Earl of Emsworth

Genre
Sitcom
Broadcast
1967
Channel
BBC One
Episodes
6   (1 series)
Creator
PG Wodehouse
Starring
Ralph Richardson, Stanley Holloway, Meriel Forbes, Jack Radcliffe and Derek Nimmo
Writer
John Chapman
Director
Michael Mills
Producer
Michael Mills

Clarence, the 9th Earl of Emsworth, abides at Blandings Castle. He shares his ancestral seat with his sister, Lady Constance; his butler, Beach; and the Empress, his beloved pet pig.

Production Details

Part of

The World Of Wodehouse

Production company
Picture
Black and white
Soundtrack
Signature tune and themes composed by Ron Grainer and played by the Band of the Coldstream Guards.

Broadcast details

First broadcast
Friday 24th February 1967 on BBC One at 7:30pm
Last new broadcast
Friday 31st March 1967 on BBC One at 7:30pm
Length of episodes
30 minutes

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