Porridge: Inside Out. Image shows from L to R: Tony Osoba, Sam Kelly, Christopher Biggins. Copyright: Phil McIntyre Entertainment.

Porridge: Inside Out

Gold documentary about the sitcom Porridge. 3 episodes (1 series) in 2014. Features Dick Clement, Ian La Frenais, Christopher Biggins, Sam Kelly and others.

Series 1

1. Sent Down

First broadcast: Wednesday 21st May 2014

First of a three-part special giving a fascinating insight into one of the most-loved sitcoms of all time, with help from the show's creators, Clement and La Frenais.


2. Banged Up

First broadcast: Wednesday 28th May 2014

Second of three programmes celebrating this truly classic sitcom. Find out about life on set, while cast members, the writers and fans share their memories.


3. Good Behaviour

First broadcast: Wednesday 4th June 2014

The final part of this tribute series to the classic sitcom looks at life after Porridge, the spin-off series Going Straight and the death of Richard Beckinsale.