Joking Apart. Image shows from L to R: Mark Taylor (Robert Bathurst), Becky Johnson (Fiona Gillies). Copyright: BBC.

Joking Apart

BBC Two sitcom. 13 episodes (pilot + 2 series), 1991 - 1995. Stars Robert Bathurst, Fiona Gillies, Tracie Bennett, Paul Raffield and Paul Mark Elliott.

Series 1, Episode 1

Mark Taylor's wife has left him. She said he didn't pay her enough attention. At least, he thinks it was her.

Broadcast details

Thursday 7th January 1993
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Robert Bathurst Mark Taylor
Fiona Gillies Becky Johnson
Tracie Bennett Tracy Glazebrook
Paul Raffield Robert Glazebrook
Guest cast
Rhoda Lewis Lady At Funeral
James Greene Vicar
Frank Lee Taxi Driver
Writing team
Steven Moffat Writer
Production team
Bob Spiers Director
John Kilby Director
Andre Ptaszyński Producer
Chris Wadsworth Editor
John Anderson Production Designer
Kenny Craddock Composer
Colin Gibson Composer