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 6 - Who's Who

Charlie meets an attractive, available woman in the supermarket - the trouble is, she jumps to the conclusion that he's the rich one of the house, and he hasn't the heart to correct her. Caroline isn't impressed with his deception; but then proceeds to fall into the same misleading conduct herself!

Broadcast details

Tuesday 5th June 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
Sabina Franklyn Zoe Trubshawe
Richard Hainsworth Alec Henderson
Caroline Gruber Fiona Simmonds (Caroline's secretary)
Tony O'Callaghan Paul Clarke (Caroline's colleague)
Clifford Earl Supermarket manager
Writing team
Greg Freeman Writer (Adapted By)
Bud Wiser Writer
Monica Parker Writer
Production team
Mike Holgate Director
Christopher Walker Producer

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