Photograph courtesy of Revelation Films. Image shows from L to R: Senior Undertaker (Eric Sykes), Short Undertaker (Freddie Starr). Copyright: Thames Television.

Mr H Is Late

ITV sitcom about undertakers moving a coffin. 1 episode in 1988. Stars Eric Sykes, John Alderton, Bobby Ball, Tommy Cannon and others.

Cast & Crew

Main cast
Eric Sykes Senior Undertaker
John Alderton Vicar
Bobby Ball Driver's Mate
Tommy Cannon Driver
Norman Collier Blind Man
Charlie Drake Workman
Gabrielle Drake Miss H
Jimmy Edwards Traffic Warden
Linda Hayden Sunbather
James Hunt Truck Driver
Roy Kinnear Piper
Rula Lenska Bride
Henry McGee Tall Undertaker
Spike Milligan Road-sweeper
Noel Murphy Tall Delivery Man
Richard O'Sullivan Breakfasting Neighbour
Terry Scott Hearse Driver
Paul Shane Fat Neighbour
Kathy Staff Mrs H
Freddie Starr Short Undertaker
Sylvia Syms Lady with Poodle
Bob Todd Elderly Undertaker
Dennis Waterman Groom
Eli Woods Dozy Undertaker
Mike Yarwood Plumber
Writing team
Eric Sykes Writer
Production team
Eric Sykes Director
Dennis Kirkland Director
Dennis Kirkland Producer
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