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 4

Cross-dressing is called for when Aunt Dahlia, attempting to sell her magazine to a nouveau riche Liverpudlian, hopes to impress upon him its worth with the writings of a celebrated American novelist. Bertie's horrified, meanwhile, when Florence reattaches her affections to him, leaving Cheesewright baying for blood.

Further details

Back in England Bertie finds himself dressing as a maid to help his Aunt Dahlia out of a sticky situation, meanwhile, Stilton Cheesewright, jealous of Lady Florence's attentions, threatens Bertie with violence.


This episode is known by the following titles:
The Delayed Arrival
Jeeves And The Feudal Spirit
Arrested In A Night Club

It is based on the book Bertie Wooster Sees It Through.

Broadcast details

Sunday 6th June 1993
60 minutes


    Cast & crew

    Regular cast
    Stephen Fry Jeeves
    Hugh Laurie Bertie Wooster
    Jean Heywood Aunt Dahlia
    Richard Dixon Oofy Prosser
    Francesca Folan Lady Florence Craye
    Guest cast
    Ralph Michael Tom Travers
    Nicholas Palliser Stilton
    Walter James Percy Gorringe
    Sylvia Kay Mrs Trotter
    John Rapley Mr Trotter
    Peter Howell Magistrate
    James Ottaway Mr Burwash
    Ian Collier Seppings
    Rex Doyle Pawnbroker
    Jon Croft Policeman
    Peter Diamond Policeman
    Jim Barclay Policeman
    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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