Mr Big. Image shows from L to R: Eddie (Peter Jones), Dolly (Prunella Scales), Ginger (Ian Lavender), Norma (Carol Hawkins). Copyright: BBC
Mr Big

Mr Big

  • TV sitcom
  • BBC One
  • 1974 - 1977
  • 14 episodes (2 series)

Eddie finds that if he's planning a bank job or robbing the local post office it is probably not a good idea to involve the rest of his family. Stars Peter Jones, Prunella Scales, Ian Lavender and Carol Hawkins.

Episode menu

Series 2, Episode 1 - The Prune Case

Norma has got herself a job and left a life of crime behind her - or so it seems, until she is dismissed and Eddie sues for unfair dismissal ...

Broadcast details

Thursday 23rd June 1977
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Peter Jones Eddie
Prunella Scales Dolly
Ian Lavender Ginger
Carol Hawkins Norma
Guest cast
Andre Morell Sir Morris Fender
Pearl Hackney Mrs Berenger
Norman Scace Mr Justice Rattenbury
Dennis Ramsden Defence Counsel
Writing team
Peter Jones Writer
Christopher Bond Writer
Production team
Ray Butt Director
Dennis Main Wilson Producer
Tim Gleeson Production Designer

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