Life Begins At Forty. Image shows from L to R: Katy Bunting (Rosemary Leach), Chris Bunting (Derek Nimmo). Copyright: Yorkshire Television.

Life Begins At Forty

ITV sitcom middle-aged parenting. 14 episodes (2 series), 1978 - 1980. Stars Derek Nimmo, Rosemary Leach, Rosemary Martin, Anna Dawson and others.

Life Begins At Forty

Sitcom starring Derek Nimmo and Rosemary Leach as a middle aged couple becoming parents

Genre
Sitcom
Broadcast
1978 - 1980
Channel
ITV
Episodes
14   (2 series)
Starring
Derek Nimmo, Rosemary Leach, Rosemary Martin, Anna Dawson, Michael Graham Cox, Tim Barrett and Fanny Rowe
Writer
Jan Butlin
Director
Graeme Muir
Producer
Graeme Muir

After 17 years of married life, Chris and Katy Bunting have to cope with being parents for the first time. The repercussions are only just starting to become apparent...

Production Details

Production company
Laugh track
Live audience

Broadcast details

First broadcast
Tuesday 13th June 1978 on ITV at 8:30pm
Last new broadcast
Friday 21st March 1980 on ITV at 8pm
Length of episodes
25 minutes

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