Tom, Dick And Harriet. Image shows from L to R: Dick (Ian Ogilvy), Tom (Lionel Jeffries), Harriet (Brigit Forsyth). Copyright: Thames Television
Tom, Dick And Harriet

Tom, Dick And Harriet

  • TV sitcom
  • ITV
  • 1982 - 1983
  • 12 episodes (2 series)

Tom Maddison is widowed after 40 years and he is determined to live life to the full now that he has moved to London and moved in with his married son. Stars Lionel Jeffries, Ian Ogilvy and Brigit Forsyth.

Key details

Genre
Sitcom
Broadcast
1982 - 1983
Channels
ITV
Episodes
12 (2 series)
Stars
Lionel Jeffries, Ian Ogilvy and Brigit Forsyth
Writers
Johnnie Mortimer and Brian Cooke
Director
Michael Mills
Producer
Michael Mills
Companies

When Tom is widowed after 40 years of marriage, he is to be reluctantly looked after by his son and daughter in law. For 4 decades he has been suppressed by the will of a dominant woman - no smoking, no drinking or looking at other women. Now he is determined to live life to the full, while he has the time, but this causes friction in the household.

Additional details

Production
Studio
Picture
Colour
Soundtrack
Theme tune by Syd Lawrence and his Orchestra with Stephanie Lawrence.

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Broadcast details

First broadcast
Monday 13th September 1982 at 8pm on ITV

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