Citizen Smith. Wolfie Smith (Robert Lindsay). Copyright: BBC
Citizen Smith

Citizen Smith

  • TV sitcom
  • BBC One
  • 1977 - 1980
  • 30 episodes (4 series)

Wolfie Smith leads South London's premier Marxist revolutionary movement - the Tooting Popular Front. Membership: 6. Stars Robert Lindsay, Cheryl Hall, Mike Grady, Hilda Braid, Tony Millan and more.

Episode menu

Series 4, Episode 1 - Bigger Than Guy Fawkes

One year on, and the TPF are languishing in an open prison when a surprise visitor promises Wolfie fame and fortune on the back of his newfound notoriety. Could he become the "socialist sex symbol" he hopes?

Broadcast details

Friday 23rd May 1980
30 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Thursday 14th May 2015 1:00pm Drama
Thursday 14th May 2015 6:00pm Drama
Thursday 2nd March 2017 2:10am Drama

Cast & crew

Robert Lindsay Wolfie Smith
Mike Grady Ken
Hilda Braid Mum
Tony Millan Tucker
George Sweeney Speed
Tony Steedman Dad
Guest cast
Arnold Diamond Benny Saltzberg
Simon Barry Benny's Assistant
Valerie Singleton (as Val Singleton) Interviewer
David McNally Lewis Thomas
John Pennington Hotel Manager
Writing team
John Sullivan Writer
Production team
Ray Butt Director
Ray Butt Producer
Heather Small Editor
Tony Snoaden Production Designer
John Sullivan Composer

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