Waiting For God. Image shows from L to R: Diana Trent (Stephanie Cole), Tom Ballard (Graham Crowden). Copyright: BBC.

Waiting For God

BBC One sitcom about a pair of ageing delinquents in a retirement home. 47 episodes (5 series), 1990 - 1994. Stars Graham Crowden, Stephanie Cole, Daniel Hill, Janine Duvitski and others.

Series 4, Episode 1 is repeated on Drama today at 6:40pm.

Press Clippings

The Top 10 British sitcoms of the 90s

The 1990s were a period of renewed confidence in the UK. The economy continued to boom and Blair's huge majority made 'Cool Britannia' a phenomenon. Oasis and Blur fought it out as most influential band, and the Spice Girls were everywhere. What a time to be alive! Sitcoms didn't disappoint either, and offered a rich variety.

Greg Jameson, Entertainment Focus, 13th May 2019

Hit 90s sitcom Waiting For God coming to the stage

1990s sitcom Waiting For God, about two delinquents in a retirement home, is coming to the stage for a new live tour.

British Comedy Guide, 13th March 2017

Interview: Stephanie Cole's not Waiting for God

It may surprise many to know, but Stephanie Cole can only now finally call Diana Trent a contemporary.

James Croot, Stuff.co.nz, 1st May 2015

Stephanie Cole to join Coronation Street cast

Actress Stephanie Cole is set to tread the cobbles of Coronation Street playing Roy Cropper's mother, the ITV1 soap's producers have announced. The 69-year-old, famed for her roles in Tenko and Waiting for God, will appear on screen as Sylvie Cropper from March.

BBC News, 17th December 2010

Waiting for God star Graham Crowden dies aged 87

Scottish actor Graham Crowden, known for his work on British radio, film and TV has died at the age of 87, his agent has confirmed.

BBC News, 21st October 2010