I Didn't Know You Cared. Image shows from L to R: Uncle Mort (Robin Bailey), Pat Partington (Anita Carey), Annie Brandon (Liz Smith), Carter Brandon (Stephen Rea), Les Brandon (John Comer). Copyright: BBC
I Didn't Know You Cared

I Didn't Know You Cared

  • TV sitcom
  • BBC One
  • 1975 - 1979
  • 27 episodes (4 series)

Sitcom depicting the awful Brandon family, an extended Northern clan struggling with the miseries and stresses of family life. Stars Robin Bailey, John Comer, Liz Smith, Stephen Rea, Keith Drinkel and more.

Episode menu

Series 4, Episode 1 - The Love Match

Pat is trying to host a refined, sophisticated dinner party, but none of the Brandons are quite on her wavelength. Mort, meanwhile, has an announcement: he's fallen in love. With a woman!

Broadcast details

Tuesday 8th May 1979
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Robin Bailey Uncle Mort
John Comer Les Brandon
Liz Smith Annie Brandon
Keith Drinkel Carter Brandon
Liz Goulding Pat Partington
Leslie Sarony Uncle Stavely
Guest cast
Diana Harker Olive Scrimshaw
Writing team
Peter Tinniswood Writer
Production team
Bernard Thompson Director
Bernard Thompson Producer
John Dunstan Editor
John Sillitto Editor
Eric Walmsley Production Designer
Ronnie Hazlehurst Composer

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