6 Dates With Barker. Fritz Braun / 'Lola' (Ronnie Barker). Copyright: London Weekend Television
6 Dates With Barker

6 Dates With Barker

  • TV sitcom
  • ITV1
  • 1971
  • 6 episodes (1 series)

Series of six comedy plays showcasing the talents of Ronnie Barker.

Episode menu

Series 1, Episode 6 - 2774 A.D.: All The World's A Stooge

It is 2774 A.D. and humour is the national religion. But as the ageing emperor lies on his death bed, his son - His Royal Hahaness, Prince Boffo - is questioning the point of laughter.

Broadcast details

Friday 12th February 1971
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Guest cast
Ronnie Barker Prince Boffo
Michael Hordern The Arch Funster
Joyce Grant Princess Hysteria
Lesley-Anne Down Cheeky
Jack Tripp Doctor
Joy Stewart Tarty
Victor Maddern Atlas
Neil Wilson Official
Owen Berry Emperor
Andy Mulligan Clown
Winifred Sabine Average Wife
Ernest C. Jennings Average Husband
Siobhan Quinlan Average Wife
Leon Burton Average Husband
Writing team
Ronnie Barker (as Gerald Wiley) Writer
Ronnie Barker (as Gerald Wiley) Story
Maurice Murphy Story
Production team
Maurice Murphy Director
Humphrey Barclay Producer
David Catley Production Designer

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