Fawlty Towers. Image shows from L to R: Manuel (Andrew Sachs), Basil Fawlty (John Cleese), Sybil Fawlty (Prunella Scales), Polly (Connie Booth). Copyright: BBC.

Fawlty Towers

BBC Two sitcom about a badly run hotel. 12 episodes (2 series), 1975 - 1979. Stars John Cleese, Prunella Scales, Andrew Sachs, Connie Booth and others.

Series 2, Episode 1 is repeated on Yesterday on Tuesday at 10:45pm.

Cast & Crew

Main cast
John Cleese Basil Fawlty
Prunella Scales Sybil Fawlty
Andrew Sachs Manuel
Connie Booth Polly
Ballard Berkeley Major Gowen
Brian Hall Terry (Series 2)
Gilly Flower Miss Tibbs
Renee Roberts Miss Gatsby
Writing team
John Cleese Writer
Connie Booth Writer
Production team
John Howard Davies Director (Series 1)
Bob Spiers Director (Series 2)
John Howard Davies Producer (Series 1)
Douglas Argent Producer (Series 2)
Howard Dell Editor (Series 2)
Susan Imrie Editor (Series 2)
Peter Kindred Production Designer (Series 1)
Dennis Wilson Composer

For guest cast and crew see our episode guides