The Upchat Line. Mike Upchat (John Alderton). Copyright: Thames Television.

The Upchat Line

ITV sitcom about a dreamer. 7 episodes (1 series) in 1977. Stars John Alderton.

Series 1, Episode 7 - Home Is The Hunter

After following an attractive young woman into an empty house, Mike Upchat finds himself playing the part of interior designer.

Broadcast details

Monday 7th November 1977
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
John Alderton Mike Upchat
Guest cast
Gabrielle Drake Angela Hardcastle
Daphne Heard Mrs. Burgess
Annette Kerr Mrs. Hardcastle
Ray Marioni Luigi
Pippa Sparkes Sarah Miller
Writing team
Keith Waterhouse Writer
Production team
Robert Reed Director
Robert Reed Producer

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