The Hello Goodbye Man. Denis Ailing (Ian Lavender). Copyright: BBC
The Hello Goodbye Man

The Hello Goodbye Man

  • TV sitcom
  • BBC Two
  • 1984
  • 6 episodes (1 series)

Denis Aling attempts to succeed in the competitive world of selling but is totally out of his depth. Stars Ian Lavender, Mary Tamm, Paul Chapman and Dominic Guard.

Episode menu

Series 1, Episode 5

Denis has overcome his inability to sell but has encountered an even more devastating obstacle - he has a psychological block to taking the orders he needs to succeed!

Broadcast details

Thursday 2nd February 1984
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Ian Lavender Denis Ailing
Mary Tamm Jennifer Reynoldston
Paul Chapman Ken Harrington
Dominic Guard Glenn Harris
Guest cast
Paul Hardwick Mr Jefferson
Bruce Bould Doctor
Dione Inman Helga
Jennifer Hilary Dr Sally Newbolt
Writing team
David Nobbs Writer
Production team
Alan J. W. Bell Director
Alan J. W. Bell Producer
David Laskey Production Designer

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