How’s Your Father? 1979
How’s Your Father? is another little gem from the much missed Harry Worth. How’s Your Father? was a Yorkshire Television production. Created by the same team who brought us two other Yorkshire Televsion classics: You’re Only Young Twice and That’s My Boy.
The show ran for two series totalling thirteen episodes. Sadly it would prove to be the great comic’s last TV series. A long battle with spinal cancer would take it’s toll eventually leading to Harry Worth’s passing in 1989.
Harry Worth plays Harry Matthews, a middle-aged widower struggling to raise two children – the good-looking Martin, and Shirley, a precocious schoolgirl.
The show revolves around their day to day struggles as Harry tries to bridge the age gap.
Harry Worth – Harry Matthews
Giles Watling – Martin Matthews
Debby Cumming – Shirley Matthews
Written By: Michael Ashton and Pam Valentine
Produced By: Yorkshire Television for ITV
Original Transmission Dates: 27th February 1979 – 29th August 1980