Chalk. Image shows from L to R: Suzy Travis (Nicola Walker), Janet Slatt (Geraldine Fitzgerald), Eric Slatt (David Bamber). Copyright: Pola Jones.


BBC One sitcom. 12 episodes (2 series) in 1997. Stars David Bamber, Martin Ball, Nicola Walker, Amanda Boxer, Geraldine Fitzgerald, John Grillo, Andrew Livingston and others.

Cast & Crew

Main cast
David Bamber Eric Slatt
Martin Ball Dan McGill
Nicola Walker Suzy Travis
Amanda Boxer Amanda Trippley
Geraldine Fitzgerald Janet Slatt
John Grillo Mr Carkdale
Andrew Livingston Mr Humboldt
John Wells Richard Nixon (Series 1)
Duncan Preston Mr Kennedy (Series 2)
Damien Matthews Jason Cockfoster (Series 2)
Writing team
Steven Moffat Writer
Production team
Juliet May Director
Andre Ptaszyński Producer
Kevin Lygo Executive Producer
Richard Halladey (as Richard Halladay) Editor (Series 2)
Ian Fisher Production Designer (Series 1)
Julie James-Knight Production Designer (Series 2)
Howard Goodall Composer

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