French Fields. Image shows from L to R: William Fields (Anton Rodgers), Hester Fields (Julia McKenzie). Copyright: Thames Television.

French Fields

ITV sitcom about a couple living in France. 19 episodes (3 series), 1989 - 1991. Stars Julia McKenzie, Anton Rodgers, Pamela Salem, Liz Crowther and others.

French Fields. Image shows from L to R: Hester Fields (Julia McKenzie), William Fields (Anton Rodgers). Copyright: Thames Television.

French Fields

In this sequel to Fresh Fields, Hester and William move to France. The episodes centre around the couple's adjustment to their new life and difficulties dealing with French culture

Genre
Sitcom
Broadcast
1989 - 1991
Channel
ITV
Episodes
19   (3 series)
Starring
Julia McKenzie, Anton Rodgers, Pamela Salem, Liz Crowther, Robin Kermode, Philip Bird, Valerie Lush, Olivier Pierre and others
Writers
John Chapman and Ian Davidson
Directors
James Gilbert and Mark Stuart
Producer
James Gilbert

In this sequel to Fresh Fields, long-married couple Hester and William Fields take the plunge and move to France when William is offered a high-paying job just across the channel.

Will their new French life be any less confused or hectic than in the London suburbs? And will they really stay there, permanently?

Production Details

Production company
Laugh track
Live audience

Broadcast details

First broadcast
Tuesday 5th September 1989 on ITV at 8:30pm
Last new broadcast
Tuesday 8th October 1991 on ITV at 8:30pm
Last repeat
Wednesday 13th March 2019 at 6:00pm on Drama

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