Rising Damp. Rupert Rigsby (Leonard Rossiter). Copyright: Yorkshire Television.

Rising Damp

ITV sitcom about a bad landlord. 28 episodes (pilot + 4 series), 1974 - 1978. Stars Leonard Rossiter, Frances de la Tour, Richard Beckinsale, Don Warrington and Gay Rose.

Series 3, Episode 6 - The Cocktail Hour

Alan's getting more serious about Caroline, but her parents are well-to-do and Rigsby's far from convinced that the young scruff could possibly make the relationship work. Especially when he's not invited to a party in his own house...

Broadcast details

Tuesday 17th May 1977
30 minutes


    Cast & crew

    Regular cast
    Leonard Rossiter Rupert Rigsby
    Frances de la Tour Ruth Jones
    Richard Beckinsale Alan Moore
    Don Warrington Philip Smith
    Guest cast
    Judy Buxton Caroline
    Diana King Mrs Armitage
    Writing team
    Eric Chappell Writer
    Production team
    Ronnie Baxter Director
    Ronnie Baxter Producer
    Colin Pigott Production Designer
    Denis Wilson Composer

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