Till Death Us Do Part. Image shows from L to R: Mike Rawlins (Anthony Booth), Rita Rawlins (Una Stubbs), Alf Garnett (Warren Mitchell), Else Garnett (Dandy Nichols). Copyright: BBC.

Till Death Us Do Part

BBC One sitcom about a bigoted man and his family. 54 episodes (pilot + 7 series), 1965 - 1975. Stars Warren Mitchell, Dandy Nichols, Una Stubbs, Anthony Booth and others.

Till Death Us Do Part. Alf Garnett (Warren Mitchell). Copyright: BBC.

Till Death Us Do Part

Opinionated Alf Garnett regularly reels off a string of misinformed, bigoted, reactionary opinions each week - his long-suffering wife Else mostly turns a deaf ear

Genre
Sitcom
Broadcast
1965 - 1975
Channel
BBC One
Episodes
54   (1 pilot + 7 series), plus 2 short specials
Starring
Warren Mitchell, Dandy Nichols, Una Stubbs, Anthony Booth, Alfie Bass, Patricia Hayes and Joan Sims
Writer
Johnny Speight
Directors
Douglas Argent and Colin Strong
Producer
Dennis Main Wilson

Alf Garnett is a working-class bigot whose only loyalties are to the Queen, the Conservative Party and West Ham United FC. He is constantly at war with his "silly old moo" of a wife, his daughter and his son-in-law, the "Scouse git".

Production Details

Part of

Comedy Playhouse

Production company
Also known as
  • Comedy Playhouse: Till Death Us Do Part (Pilot)
  • TDUDP (Acronym)
  • King Dad (Series 1 working title)
Picture
Black and white / Colour
Laugh track
Live audience

Broadcast details

First broadcast
Thursday 22nd July 1965 on BBC One at 8:50pm
Last new broadcast
Wednesday 10th December 1975 on BBC One at 9:40pm
Last repeat
Tuesday 22nd June 2010 at 10:25pm on BBC4

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