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.

Quotes

Bertie refutes Stiffy's suggestion that Sir Watkyn's temperament has altered

Wait a minute, Stiffy. I hate to be the one to break this to you but your Uncle Watkyn has always been nasty and short-tempered. The midwife who delivered him remarked on it.

Bertie Wooster (Hugh Laurie) in Series 4, Episode 5
Florence proclaims her admiration for Bertie

Florence: "Your Aunt Agatha is quite wrong."

Bertie: "Aunt Agatha? What's Aunt Agatha got to do with it?"

Florence: "She keeps insisting that you're a vapid and irreflective nitwit who ought to be put into some good mental home."

in Series 4, Episode 4
Bertie explains the female mind to George

You can't go by what a girl says when she's giving you hell! It's like Shakespeare: sounds well enough, but it doesn't actually mean anything.

Bertie Wooster (Hugh Laurie) in Series 4, Episode 2

Let's face it, if Gussie's brain were constructed of silk he'd be hard put to it to find sufficient material to make a canary a pair of cami knickers.

Bertie Wooster (Hugh Laurie) in Series 3, Episode 4