My Old Man. Sam Cobbett (Clive Dunn). Copyright: Yorkshire Television.

My Old Man

ITV and BBC Two sitcom about an old man living with his daughter and son-in-law. 14 episodes (pilot + 2 series), 1973 - 1975. Stars Clive Dunn, Priscilla Morgan, Edward Hardwicke, Peter Mayock and others.

Series 2, Episode 3

Doris and Arthur are giving an important dinner party and it's going to be strictly à la française. But how do you do onion soup without onions? It's old Sam to the rescue - with the usual results.

Broadcast details

Wednesday 2nd April 1975
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Clive Dunn Sam Cobbett
Priscilla Morgan Doris
Edward Hardwicke Arthur
Guest cast
Gordon Rollings Onion Man
Michael Gover Mr. Wainwright
Bay White Mrs. Wainwright
Rio Fanning Milkman
Peter Craze Postman
Freddie Foote (as Freddy Foot) Paper Boy
Roy Alon Policeman
Writing team
Gerald Frow Writer
Production team
Paddy Russell Director
Paddy Russell Producer

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