The Fosters. Sonny Foster (Lenny Henry). Copyright: London Weekend Television.

The Fosters

ITV sitcom about a black family. 27 episodes (2 series), 1976 - 1977. Stars Norman Beaton, Isabelle Lucas, Carmen Munroe, Lenny Henry and others.

Series 1, Episode 10 - The Windfall

Samuel discovers a paper bag full of thousands of pounds, apparently dumped after a local supermarket robbery. The community is incensed at his decision to return £12,000 to the shop - but he's not so bothered.

Broadcast details

Friday 11th June 1976
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Norman Beaton Samuel Foster
Isabelle Lucas Pearl Foster
Carmen Munroe (as Carmen Munro) Vilma
Lenny Henry Sonny Foster
Sharon Rosita Shirley Foster
Lawrie Mark Benjamin Foster
Guest cast
Fraser Kerr Newscaster
Leonard Kavanagh Managing Director
Trevor Butler Ernie
Herbert Norville Fred
Frank Singuineau Rev. Bradford
Writing team
Jon Watkins Writer (Adapted By)
Alan Mannings Writer
Production team
Stuart Allen Director
Stuart Allen Producer

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