Room At The Bottom. Nesbitt Gunn (James Bolam). Copyright: Yorkshire Television.

Room At The Bottom (1986)

ITV sitcom about a TV producer. 13 episodes (2 series), 1986 - 1988. Stars James Bolam, Keith Barron, Deborah Grant, Oliver Cotton and others.

Room At The Bottom

1980s update of John Antrobus's 1964 sitcom of the same title, following a once-successful TV producer demoted to making quiz shows

Genre
Sitcom
Broadcast
1986 - 1988
Channel
ITV
Episodes
13   (2 series)
Creator
John Antrobus
Starring
James Bolam, Keith Barron, Deborah Grant, Oliver Cotton, Erika Hoffman, Malcolm Tierney, Martin Fisk and Richard Wilson
Writers
John Antrobus and Ray Galton
Director
David Reynolds
Producers
David Reynolds and Vernon Lawrence

Nesbitt Gunn, failed drama producer, has been moved to the lower reaches of television and now has to face up to life in the quiz game department under the watchful eye of his ruthless and tyrannical boss, Kevin Hughes.

Production Details

Production company
Laugh track
Live audience

Broadcast details

First broadcast
Sunday 9th November 1986 on ITV at 10pm
Last new broadcast
Sunday 3rd July 1988 on ITV at 10pm

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