Dinner For One. Image shows from L to R: James (Freddie Frinton), Miss Sophie (May Warden)
Dinner For One

Dinner For One

  • TV comedy
  • Sky Arts
  • 2018
  • 1 episode

UK broadcast of the 1963 British comedy sketch that is shown every New Year's Eve on German TV. Stars Freddie Frinton and May Warden.

Dinner For One. Image shows from L to R: James (Freddie Frinton), Miss Sophie (May Warden)

Key details

Genre
Comedy
Broadcast
2018
Channels
Sky Arts
Episodes
1
Stars
Freddie Frinton and May Warden
Writer
Lauri Wylie
Director
Heinz Dunkhase
Companies

British music hall star Freddie Frinton and May Warden star in this cult 1963 comedy that has been shown every New Year's Eve on German TV since 1972.

Viewers observe Miss Sophie's 90th birthday dinner. Her butler James must fill in for her four departed friends - and that includes lots of drinks before every course!

Additional details

Also known as
  • The 90th Birthday
  • Der 90. Geburtstag
Production
Studio
Camera set-up
Multi-camera
Picture
Black and white

Website links

Broadcast details

First broadcast
Monday 31st December 2018 at 3:05am on Sky Arts
Episode length
20 minutes
Most recent repeats
  • Thursday 31st December 2020 at 7:00pm on Sky Arts
  • Thursday 31st December 2020 at 4:15pm on Sky Arts
  • Thursday 2nd January 2020 at 5:35am on Sky Arts

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