Comrade Dad

BBC Two sitcom. 8 episodes (pilot + 1 series), 1984 - 1986. Stars George Cole, Barbara Ewing, Doris Hare, Claire Toeman, David Garlick and David Battley.

Comrade Dad

Sitcom set in a 1999 where England has been taken over by the Russians, creating the communist USSR-GB

Genre
Sitcom
Broadcast
1984 - 1986
Channel
BBC Two
Episodes
8   (1 pilot + 1 series)
Starring
George Cole, Barbara Ewing, Doris Hare, Claire Toeman, David Garlick and David Battley
Writers
Peter Vincent and Ian Davidson
Director
John Kilby
Producer
John Kilby

Production Details

Production company
Soundtrack
Arranged by Ronnie Hazlehurst, the theme tune was It's A Long Way To Tipperary, sung by the Red Army Choir.
Laugh track
Live audience

Broadcast details

First broadcast
Monday 17th December 1984 on BBC Two at 8pm
Last new broadcast
Monday 24th February 1986 on BBC Two at 9pm
Length of episodes
30 minutes

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