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Casanova '73. Henry Newhouse (Leslie Phillips). Copyright: BBC.

Casanova '73

BBC One sitcom. 7 episodes (1 series) in 1973. Stars Leslie Phillips and Jan Holden.

Casanova '73. Image shows from L to R: Carol Newhouse (Jan Holden), Henry Newhouse (Leslie Phillips). Copyright: BBC.

Casanova '73

Leslie Phillips stars as reluctant womaniser Henry Newhouse, who just can't help getting himself into the most farcical situations possible

Genre
Sitcom
Broadcast
1973
Channel
BBC One
Episodes
7   (1 series)
Starring
Leslie Phillips and Jan Holden
Writers
Ray Galton and Alan Simpson
Director
Harold Snoad
Producer
Harold Snoad

Henry Newhouse - who works in PR - is wealthy, successful, and loves his wife Carol (Jan Holden) - but can't help being a serial womaniser.

In order to keep his marriage together, Henry (Leslie Phillips) leads a double life, but never manages to avoid the most awkward, farcial situations imaginable.

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