Douglas. Douglas Obasanjo (Felix Dexter). Copyright: BBC.

Douglas

BBC Two comedy drama from Felix Dexter. 1 episode in 1996. Stars Felix Dexter, Kate Isitt, Georgine Anderson, John Nettleton and others.

Douglas. Douglas Obasanjo (Felix Dexter). Copyright: BBC.

Douglas

Felix Dexter stars in a one-off comedy featuring his popular The Real McCoy character, Douglas

Genre
Comedy Drama
Broadcast
1996
Channel
BBC Two
Episodes
1
Starring
Felix Dexter, Kate Isitt, Georgine Anderson, John Nettleton, Clint Dyer, Richard Dixon, Carolina Giammetta, Brian Lawrence and others
Writer
Felix Dexter
Director
Nick Wood
Producer
Janice Thomas

Comedy following high-flying black British barrister Douglas Obasanjo.

A year into their relationship, Douglas's girlfriend, Penny, hopes to introduce him to her parents for the first time. Unfortunately for Douglas, after a long day's work his luck is not on the up, and an encounter with a gypsy selling lucky heather sets off a disastrous chain of events that results in his own incarceration alongside one of his clients!

Production Details

Production company
Laugh track
Live audience

Broadcast details

First broadcast
Friday 9th August 1996 on BBC Two at 9:30pm
Episode length
30 minutes
Last repeat
Sunday 7th March 2021 at 10:25pm

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