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The Unforgettable.... Copyright: North One Television / Watchmaker Productions.

The Unforgettable...

ITV documentary. 38 episodes (5 series), 2000 - 2012. Stars Daniel Abineri.

Series 4, Episode 3 - Mollie Sugden

Family, friends and colleagues pay a touching tribute to one of Britain's finest comedy actresses, Mollie Sugden, who died in 2009.

Full synopsis

The Unforgettable.... Mollie Sugden. Copyright: North One Television / Watchmaker Productions.

Mollie Sugden was one of the nation's best loved stars, whose extensive career is showcased in this 30 minute long documentary. The show features archive footage of the comedy favourite in a host of her best loved TV shows, as well as other highlights from her career. As well as featuring many clips there is special guest interviews from co-stars, family members and friends.

Mollie Sugden was best known for portraying the saleswoman Mrs Slocombe that brought her international fame in the popular, long-running British sitcom sensation Are You Being Served?. She also appeared in many other television series, including The Liver Birds and played the returning character Nellie Harvey for over eleven years in Coronation Street.

Broadcast details

Wednesday 8th September 2010
30 minutes


  1. Saturday 2nd October 2010 at 4:20pm on ITV
  2. Thursday 5th April 2012 at 11:50pm on ITV

Cast & crew

Guest cast
Frank Thornton Self
Trevor Bannister Self
William Roache Self
Robin Moore Self
Nerys Hughes Self
Simon Moore Self
Jennie Moore Self
Joan Reddin Self
Jeremy Lloyd Self
Richard Mawbey Self
Mollie Sugden Self (Archive Material)
Martin Glyn Murray Narrator
Production team
Verity Maidlow (as Verity Newman) Director
Dave Lewis Series Producer
Verity Maidlow (as Verity Newman) Producer
John Quinn Executive Producer
Adam Dolniak Editor

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