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 5 is repeated on Gold today at 8:40pm.

Series 2, Episode 2 - The Psychiatrist

Fawlty Towers. Basil Fawlty (John Cleese). Copyright: BBC.
Basil's delighted when a married couple - both doctors - check in. However, Sybil's busy flirting with a young male guest, and when he discovers that one of the doctors is a psychiatrist, he grows increasingly paranoid...

Broadcast details

Monday 26th February 1979
36 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
John Cleese Basil Fawlty
Prunella Scales Sybil Fawlty
Andrew Sachs Manuel
Connie Booth Polly
Ballard Berkeley Major Gowen
Brian Hall Terry
Gilly Flower Miss Tibbs
Renee Roberts Miss Gatsby
Guest cast
Nicky Henson Mr Johnson
Basil Henson Dr Abbott
Elspet Gray Mrs Abbott
Luan Peters Raylene Miles
Aimée Delamain Mrs Johnson
Imogen Bickford-Smith Girlfriend
Writing team
John Cleese Writer
Connie Booth Writer
Production team
Bob Spiers Director
Douglas Argent Producer
Susan Imrie Editor
Neil Pittaway Editor
Dennis Wilson Composer
Nigel Curzon Production Designer

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