Man About The House. Image shows from L to R: Chrissy Plummer (Paula Wilcox), Robin Tripp (Richard O'Sullivan), Jo (Sally Thomsett). Copyright: Thames Television.

Man About The House

ITV sitcom about a flat-sharing trio. 39 episodes (6 series), 1973 - 1976. Stars Richard O'Sullivan, Paula Wilcox, Sally Thomsett, Yootha Joyce and others.

Series 3, Episode 2 is repeated on ITV3 today at 10:05am.

Series 1 - All Star Comedy Carnvial

It's Christmas so Chrissy, Jo and Robin drop down to the Ropers' flat to wish them well. Predictably, Mr. Roper's entertaining leaves a lot to be desired.


This short was the first insert in 1973's All Star Comedy Carnival, starting 5 minutes into the 18:30 programme.

Broadcast details

Tuesday 25th December 1973
7 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Richard O'Sullivan Robin Tripp
Paula Wilcox Chrissy Plummer
Sally Thomsett Jo
Yootha Joyce Mildred Roper
Brian Murphy George Roper
Writing team
Johnnie Mortimer Writer
Brian Cooke Writer
Production team
Peter Frazer-Jones Director
Peter Frazer-Jones Producer
Alex Clarke Production Designer