The Upper Hand. Image shows from L to R: Joanna Burrows (Kellie Bright), Laura West (Honor Blackman), Charlie Burrows (Joe McGann), Tom Wheatley (William Puttock), Caroline Wheatley (Diana Weston).

The Upper Hand

ITV sitcom about two families. 95 episodes (7 series), 1990 - 1996. Stars Joe McGann, Diana Weston, Honor Blackman, Kellie Bright and William Puttock.

Series 1, Episode 3 - Dinner For Two

Conflicted and cancelled dinner plans end up with Charlie and Caroline sharing a very romantic dinner for two at home alone.

Broadcast details

Tuesday 15th May 1990
30 minutes


    Cast & crew

    Regular cast
    Joe McGann Charlie Burrows
    Diana Weston Caroline Wheatley
    Honor Blackman Laura West
    Kellie Bright Joanna Burrows
    William Puttock Tom Wheatley
    Guest cast
    Olivier Pierre Robert (French waiter)
    Robert Swales Brian (Caroline's date)
    Writing team
    Greg Freeman Writer (Adapted By)
    Bud Wiser Writer
    Production team
    Martin Dennis Director
    Christopher Walker Producer
    Jenny Egner Editor
    Tony Ferris Production Designer
    Debbie Wiseman Composer

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