The Darling Buds Of May. Pop Larkin (David Jason).

The Darling Buds Of May (1991)

ITV comedy drama about a family. 20 episodes (3 series), 1991 - 1993. Stars David Jason, Pam Ferris, Catherine Zeta-Jones and Philip Franks.

Series 1, Christmas Special is repeated on ITV3 today at 10:30am.

Series 1, Episode 1 - The Darling Buds Of May (Part 1)

When a tax collector arrives at the Larkins' farm, it appears to spell trouble for Pop and the family. But the young man is soon under the spell of their utopian lifestyle - and Mariette's charms.

Broadcast details

Sunday 7th April 1991
60 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
David Jason Pop Larkin
Pam Ferris Ma Larkin
Catherine Zeta-Jones Mariette
Philip Franks Cedric "Charley" Charlton
Guest cast
Moray Watson Brigadier
Rachel Bell Edith Pilchester
Ian Tucker Montgomery
Julie Davis Primrose
Christina Giles Petunia
Katherine Giles Zinnia
Stephanie Ralph Victoria
Raymond Mason Salesman
Rowland Davies Jack Woodley
Tricia Thorns Mrs Peele
Paul Williamson George Carter
Wendy Williams Freda O'Connor
Joy Shelton Miss Borden
Writing team
H.E. Bates Writer
Bob Larbey Writer (Adapted By)
Production team
Rodney Bennett Director
Robin Banks Stewart Producer
Vernon Lawrence Executive Producer
Richard Bates Executive Producer

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