The Worker. Charlie (Charlie Drake)
The Worker

The Worker

  • TV sitcom
  • ITV1
  • 1965 - 1978
  • 36 episodes (5 series)

Charlie Drake is The Worker, a man who has had 980 jobs in 20 years - most of them for one day! He is unemployable but that doesn't stop him trying. Also features Percy Herbert and Henry McGee.

Episode menu

Series 2, Episode 1 - A Host Of Golden Casual Labourers

Charlie turns up for work at his next job as Merry Mouse the Cheese Man ...

Broadcast details

Saturday 2nd October 1965
35 minutes

Cast & crew

Charlie Drake Charles Drake
Henry McGee Mr Pugh
Guest cast
Terence Alexander Mr Blossom
Philip Anthony Mr Clark
Paul Dawkins Dad
Lynne Furlong Mother
Sidonie Bond Girl
Christopher Sandford Brother
Perry Perrard Busy Billy
Writing team
Charlie Drake Writer
Lew Schwarz (as Lewis Schwarz) Writer
Production team
Shaun O'Riordan Director
Alan Tarrant Producer
Brian Bartholomew Production Designer

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