Worzel Gummidge. Worzel Gummidge (Jon Pertwee). Copyright: Southern Television
Worzel Gummidge

Worzel Gummidge (1979)

  • TV sitcom
  • ITV1
  • 1979 - 1981
  • 31 episodes (4 series)

Jon Pertwee and Una Stubbs star in a childrens' sitcom about a scarecrow who comes to life. Also features Mike Berry, Jeremy Austin, Charlotte Coleman, Geoffrey Bayldon, Megs Jenkins and more.

Worzel Gummidge trivia

Jon Pertwee himself was the catalyst for the production of this hit comedy series, suggesting it to Southern Television after remembering enjoying the original books in his youth.

A musical based on the show, reuniting the writers and key cast members, opened in London in 1981.

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