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

Man About The House

  • TV sitcom
  • ITV1
  • 1973 - 1976
  • 39 episodes (6 series)

When Chrissy and Jo search for a third tenant to help pay the rent, they intend on finding another female. But then they meet young Robin Tripp. Stars Richard O'Sullivan, Paula Wilcox, Sally Thomsett, Yootha Joyce, Brian Murphy and Doug Fisher

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Series 6, Episode 1 - The Party's Over

Robin, Chrissy and Larry are planning a small party, but Mr Roper's dead against it. When he decides to take action to force a halt to the celebrations, Mildred packs her suitcase and leaves!

Broadcast details

Wednesday 25th February 1976
30 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Wednesday 12th December 2012 5:15pm ITV3
Thursday 13th December 2012 10:00am ITV3
Tuesday 7th January 2014 4:55pm ITV3
Saturday 4th July 2015 2:45am ITV3
Wednesday 17th February 2016 4:15pm ITV3
Thursday 18th February 2016 6:00am ITV3
Tuesday 26th July 2016 5:20pm ITV3
Wednesday 16th November 2016 4:20pm ITV3
Thursday 17th November 2016 6:10am ITV3
Wednesday 19th July 2017 4:20pm ITV3
Thursday 20th July 2017 6:00am ITV3
Thursday 17th October 2019 9:50am ITV3
Thursday 21st November 2019 10:05am ITV3
Wednesday 29th January 2020 9:55am ITV3
Tuesday 31st March 2020 9:00am ITV3
Sunday 5th April 2020 2:50am ITV3
Monday 22nd June 2020 10:05am ITV3
Saturday 27th June 2020 6:00am ITV3
Friday 16th October 2020 9:30am ITV3
Friday 23rd October 2020 1:20am ITV3
Wednesday 7th July 2021 9:45am ITV3
Monday 11th October 2021 7:55am ITV3
Tuesday 12th October 2021 2:05am ITV3
Friday 5th November 2021 8:05am ITV3
Tuesday 16th November 2021 8:05am ITV3
Friday 25th March 2022 8:05am ITV3
Wednesday 10th August 2022 8:05am ITV3
Monday 19th December 2022 8:35am ITV3
Tuesday 28th March 2023 8:05am ITV3
Thursday 30th March 2023 1:45am ITV3

Cast & crew

Richard O'Sullivan Robin Tripp
Paula Wilcox Chrissy Plummer
Yootha Joyce Mildred Roper
Brian Murphy George Roper
Doug Fisher Larry Simmonds
Guest cast
John Carlin Percival Strapp (Barman)
Hilda Braid Mrs. Hollins
Writing team
Johnnie Mortimer Writer
Brian Cooke Writer
Production team
Peter Frazer-Jones Director
Peter Frazer-Jones Producer
Robin Parker Production Designer

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