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

The Darling Buds Of May

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

Press Clippings

Darling Buds Of May adaptation The Larkins on ITV

ITV has confirmed it has commissioned a new adaptation of H.E. Bates' novel, The Darling Buds Of May. Titled The Larkins, it'll star Bradley Walsh and Joanna Scanlan.

British Comedy Guide, 10th December 2020

Darling Buds star is 'sad' at 'unnecessary' reboot

Philip Franks, tax inspector Cedric 'Charley' Charlton in the Nineties ITV original, says news that it was coming back made him "slightly sad".

Andy Halls, The Sun, 16th March 2020

The Darling Buds Of May set for comeback

ITV is reportedly set to reboot comedy drama The Darling Buds Of May.

British Comedy Guide, 13th November 2019

Sir David Jason gets second autobiography deal

Sir David Jason is to publish a second autobiography volume later this year. My Lives will focus on his acting work and the characters that made him famous.

British Comedy Guide, 1st March 2017