Meet The Wife. Image shows from L to R: Thora Blacklock (Thora Hird), Freddie Blacklock (Freddie Frinton). Copyright: BBC
Meet The Wife

Meet The Wife

  • TV sitcom
  • BBC One
  • 1963 - 1966
  • 39 episodes (5 series)

Domestic sitcom following working-class northern couple Freddie and Thora Blacklock, a plumber and proud housewife. Stars Thora Hird and Freddie Frinton.

Key cast & crew credits

Thora Hird Thora Blacklock
Freddie Frinton Freddie Blacklock
Writing team
Ronald Wolfe Writer
Ronald Chesney Writer
Production team
John Paddy Carstairs Director (Series 1)
Graeme Muir Director (Series 2)
Robin Nash Director (Series 3-5)
John Paddy Carstairs Producer (Series 1)
Graeme Muir Producer (Series 2)
Robin Nash Producer (Series 3-5)
Graeme Muir Executive Producer (Series 3)
Peter Seddon Production Designer (Series 1)
Julia Trevelyan Oman Production Designer (Series 2)
Michael Young Production Designer (Series 3)
Chris Pemsel Production Designer (Series 4-5)
Oliver Bayldon Production Designer (Series 5)
Russ Conway Composer
Norman Percival Composer (Series 1)
Dennis Wilson Composer (Series 2-5)

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