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 2, Episode 4 - Take Your Partners

Sonny's fallen in love with his latest girlfriend and announces their intention to marry. But when neither of their sets of parents are supportive, the pair elope.

Broadcast details

Saturday 7th May 1977
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Norman Beaton Samuel Foster
Carmen Munroe (as Carmen Munro) Vilma
Lenny Henry Sonny Foster
Sharon Rosita Shirley Foster
Lawrie Mark Benjamin Foster
Guest cast
Thomas Baptiste George
Ena Cabayo Lucy
Linda Lewis Linda
Trevor Thomas Jimmy
Frank Williams Jewellery Salesman
Grace Hutchinson Jimmy's Mum
Writing team
Jon Watkins Writer (Adapted By)
Roger Shulman Writer
John Baskin Writer
Production team
Stuart Allen Director
Stuart Allen Producer

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