Cheers. Image shows from L to R: Charles (Charles Gray), Peter (Freddie Jones). Copyright: Yorkshire Television.

Cheers

Cheers

Life has become full of boring routine for Charles and Peter - but things are about to change

Genre
Sitcom
Broadcast
1977
Channel
ITV
Episodes
1 Pilot
Starring
Charles Gray, Freddie Jones, Edwin Apps, Maria Charles, John Harvey, Nicholas Courtney and Pauline Peart
Writers
Ray Galton and Alan Simpson
Director
Vernon Lawrence
Producer
Vernon Lawrence

Peter and Charles met at school and were comrades in arms - two fine, upstanding gentlemen who have been friends ever since. They jointly own an allotment and are leaseholders in a maisonette. Life has become very boring and they are tired of the same old routine. After 35 years, things are about to change...

Production Details

Part of

The Galton & Simpson Playhouse

Production company
Laugh track
Live audience

Broadcast details

First broadcast
Thursday 3rd March 1977 on ITV at 9pm
Episode length
25 minutes

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