Jeeves And Wooster. Image shows from L to R: Bertie Wooster (Hugh Laurie), Jeeves (Stephen Fry). Copyright: Picture Partnership Productions.

Jeeves And Wooster

ITV comedy drama about a man and his valet. 23 episodes (4 series), 1990 - 1993. Stars Stephen Fry, Hugh Laurie, Mary Wimbush, Elizabeth Spriggs and others.

Series 3, Episode 3

As a friend completes work on a new musical, Bertie takes the opportunity to join the production on a tour across the United States. However, a letter from Aunt Agatha warning Wooster of family friend Cyril Bassington-Bassington's "theatrical proclivities" is not delivered, dropping Bertie right in it.

Further details

Lady Bassington-Bassington is adamant her son Cyril will not go on the stage, so she sends him to Bertie in New York. But there's trouble when Cyril lands a part in a musical and Aunt Agatha decides to visit Manhattan.


This episode is known by the following titles:
Introduction On Broadway
The Artistic Career Of Corky
Cyril And The Broadway Musical

It is based on the book Carry On, Jeeves.

Broadcast details

Sunday 12th April 1992
60 minutes


    Cast & crew

    Regular cast
    Stephen Fry Jeeves
    Hugh Laurie Bertie Wooster
    Mary Wimbush Aunt Agatha
    Guest cast
    Billy Mitchell Mr Blumenfield
    Anatol Yusef Sydney Blumenfield
    Colette Forbes Chorus Girl
    Ricco Ross Liftman
    Sam Douglas Corrigan
    Nicholas Hewetson Cyril
    Greg Charles Corky
    Dena Davis Muriel
    David Crean George Caffyn
    Bill Bailey Worple
    John Cassady Prysock
    Joel Cutrara Tradesman
    Elaine English Secretary
    John Boulter Flowerdew
    Leigh Miles Chorus Girl
    Claire Alexander Chorus Girl
    Jane Sturdy Chorus Girl
    Di Cooke Chorus Girl
    Diane Holmes Chorus Girl
    Kim Barrand Chorus Girl
    Nola Haynes Chorus Girl
    Writing team
    Clive Exton Writer (Adapted By)
    Production team
    Eileen Diss Production Designer
    Derek Bain Editor
    Ferdinand Fairfax Director
    Brian Eastman Producer
    Sally Head Executive Producer
    Anne Dudley Composer

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