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 4, Episode 1

Bertie's back in New York, thoroughly enjoying a quiet, relaxed existence, and working on wooing a young artist by the name of Gwladys Pendlebury. His peace does not look set to last, however, when Tuppy arrives in hope of licencing an old family recipe for soup, and Aunt Agatha turns up equally unannounced with Wooster's twin cousins in tow.

Further details

Wooster has adventures in New York involving a portrait of Aunt Agatha, her absconding nephews, and Tuppy Glossop's soup recipe.


This episode is known by the following titles:
Return To New York
The Spot Of Art

It is based on the book Very Good, Jeeves.

Broadcast details

Sunday 16th May 1993
60 minutes


    Cast & crew

    Regular cast
    Stephen Fry Jeeves
    Hugh Laurie Bertie Wooster
    Elizabeth Spriggs Aunt Agatha
    Robert Daws Tuppy Glossop
    Guest cast
    Joss Brook Eustace
    Jeremy Brook Claude
    Deirdre Strath Gwladys
    Briony Glassco Elizabeth (Tuppy's Fiancée)
    Marcus D'Amico Lucius Pim (Advertising Executive)
    Harry Ditson Slingsby (Soup Magnate)
    Marcia Layton Mrs Slingsby
    Janan Kubba Marion
    Joseph Mydell Coneybear (Liftman)
    Devon Scott May Prysock
    Jack Johnson Tootles
    Thomas Johnson Tootles
    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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