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The Comic Strip Presents...

Channel 4 and BBC Two and Gold comedy drama series of satires. 41 episodes (pilot + 5 series), 1982 - 2016. Stars Adrian Edmondson, Rik Mayall, Nigel Planer, Peter Richardson and others.

1986 Specials, Episode 1 - Consuela

A man brings his pretty new wife back to his ancestral home but she soon runs into trouble with the housekeeper, who seems to resent her.

Broadcast details

Wednesday 1st January 1986
Channel 4
45 minutes


    Cast & crew

    Guest cast
    Dawn French Consuela
    Jennifer Saunders Jessica
    Adrian Edmondson John
    Peter Richardson Julio
    Rik Mayall Richard
    Helen Atkinson-Wood Miranda
    Serena Evans Bumble
    Robin Lermitte Tom
    Rupert Vansittart Jeremy
    Mollie Maureen Mrs Tattle
    Harriet Thorpe Jane (London)
    Lyn Rees Local 1
    Rodney Lovick Local 2
    Writing team
    Dawn French Writer
    Jennifer Saunders Writer
    Production team
    Stephen Frears Director
    Peter Richardson Producer
    Michael White Executive Producer
    Elaine Taylor Producer
    Geoff Hogg Editor
    Fiona MacKenzie Editor
    Simon Brint Composer
    Michael Buchanan (as Mike Buchanan) Production Designer
    Richard Geere Composer

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