Educating Archie. Image shows from L to R: Brough (Peter Brough), Archie Andrews. Copyright: Associated-Rediffusion Television
Educating Archie

Educating Archie

  • TV sitcom
  • ITV1
  • 1958 - 1959
  • 27 episodes (2 series)

Archie Andrews, a ventriloquist's dummy, takes on a life of its own as it talks and walks all over its creator, Peter Brough. Stars Peter Brough, Dick Emery, Irene Handl, Freddie Sales and Ray Barrett

Episode menu

Series 2, Episode 12

When Archie runs away to start a literary group, Brough interferes and gets the book thrown at him!

Broadcast details

Friday 11th December 1959
25 minutes

Cast & crew

Peter Brough Brough
Ray Barrett Ray
Peter Brough Archie Andrews
Guest cast
Guy Middleton Actor
Roy Jefferies Actor
Harold Taylor Actor
Dora Bryan Actor
Writing team
Marty Feldman Writer
Ronald Chesney Writer
Ronald Wolfe Writer
Production team
Bill Turner Director
Sylva Nadolny Production Designer

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