That's My Boy. Image shows from L to R: Ida Willis (Mollie Sugden), Robert Price (Christopher Blake), Angie Price (Jennifer Lonsdale). Copyright: Yorkshire Television.

That's My Boy

ITV sitcom about an adopted son and his biological mother. 37 episodes (5 series), 1981 - 1986. Stars Mollie Sugden, Christopher Blake, Jennifer Lonsdale, Harold Goodwin and others.

Series 1, Episode 6 is repeated on ITV3 on Sunday at 3am.

That's My Boy. Image shows from L to R: Ida Willis (Mollie Sugden), Robert Price (Christopher Blake), Angie Price (Jennifer Lonsdale). Copyright: Yorkshire Television.

That's My Boy

Formidable Ida Willis takes a job as housekeeper to Dr. Robert Price, little knowing that he is the son she gave up for adoption when she was young

Genre
Sitcom
Broadcast
1981 - 1986
Channel
ITV
Episodes
37   (5 series)
Starring
Mollie Sugden, Christopher Blake, Jennifer Lonsdale, Harold Goodwin, Clare Richards and Deddie Davies
Writers
Pam Valentine and Michael Ashton
Directors
Graeme Muir, Graham Wetherell and Don Clayton
Producer
Graeme Muir

Ida Willis, a housekeeper, feared by all at the domestic employment agency, takes a job with a man who is about to change her life. He's the son she had to have adopted when she was younger...

Production Details

Production company
Laugh track
Live audience

Broadcast details

First broadcast
Friday 23rd October 1981 on ITV at 8:30pm
Last new broadcast
Friday 4th April 1986 on ITV at 8:30pm
Length of episodes
30 minutes
Upcoming repeats
  1. Series 1 Episode 6: Sunday at 3am on ITV3
  2. Series 2 Episode 1: Sunday at 6am on ITV3
  3. Series 2 Episode 2: Sunday at 6:25am on ITV3
  4. Series 2 Episode 3: Monday at 5:30am on ITV3
  5. Series 2 Episode 5: Monday at 9:55am on ITV3
  6. Series 2 Episode 6: Tuesday at 9:55am on ITV3
  7. Series 2 Episode 7: Wednesday at 10am on ITV3
  8. Series 2 Episode 8: Thursday at 9:55am on ITV3
  9. Series 2 Episode 9: Friday 28th February at 9:55am on ITV3
  10. Series 2 Episode 5: Saturday 29th February at 6am on ITV3Show all repeats
  11. Series 2 Episode 6: Sunday 1st March at 2:55am on ITV3
  12. Series 2 Episode 7: Sunday 1st March at 6am on ITV3
  13. Series 3 Episode 1: Monday 2nd March at 10am on ITV3
  14. Series 3 Episode 2: Tuesday 3rd March at 10am on ITV3
  15. Series 3 Episode 3: Wednesday 4th March at 10am on ITV3
  16. Series 3 Episode 4: Thursday 5th March at 10am on ITV3
  17. Series 2 Episode 9: Friday 6th March at 3am on ITV3
  18. Series 3 Episode 5: Friday 6th March at 10am on ITV3

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