Ian Ogilvy takes on the mantle of Simon Templer in the follow up series to the Saint

The Return Of The Saint

The Return Of The Saint, 1978 An often forgotten piece of cult TV and the successor to the popular Roger Moore 1960's TV series.During the 1970's there were many big budget high action TV Dramas, some of w...

Richard O’Sullivan Is…..

Dick Turpin - 1979 Another of those golden oldie TV series that used to air on a Saturday night.  This time we have Richard O'Sullivan, famed for his comedy performances in Man About The House, Robin's Nest an...

Randall And Hopkirk Re-Made?

Randall And Hopkirk (Deceased) The Re-Make, 2000 How could you mess with a cult classic? Well the BBC did and made quite a good job of it.  In 2000 Randall and Hopkirk returned to our screens on a Saturday nig...
main cast of the original randall and hpkirk deceased

Randall And Hopkirk (Deceased)

Randall And Hopkirk (Deceased), 1969 This now cult TV show was produced by ITC who were the production company behind many cult TV shows around the time.Surprisingly there were only twenty six episodes eve...
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Coronation Street – 1960

In Tribute To Jean Alexander, Who Died On Friday Night, Aged 90 One of the great things about the British sense of humour is that it manages to creep everywhere, creating some of television's most memorable ch...
Geoffrey Hutchings and Samantha Spiro star as Sid james ansd Barbera Windsor in the TV drama Cor Blimey

Cor, Blimey!

Cor, Blimey! 2000 In all the Carry On Films we see Sid James' character lusting after Barbera Windsor's Character.  Whilst on screen it was for laughs, in real life James fell head first for his co-star.Co...

Sapphire And Steel

Sapphire And Steel - 1979 Proving that good sci - fi was not just the domain of the BBC, this atmospheric at times even creepy series was a huge hit for ITV.The brainchild of Peter J. Hammond, who came up ...

Common As Muck

Common As Muck, 1994 BAFTA nominated Common As Muck was a BBC comedy-drama.Featuring an all star cast it ran for two series of six episodes each in 1994 and 1997.  A number of new characters were introduce...

Hancock And Joan

Hancock And Joan, 2008 First shown in 2008 as part of the BBC's Curse Of Comedy series, Hancock and Joan was nominated in three categories at the 2009 British Academy Television Awards: best actor for Ken Stot...

Blake’s 7

Blake's 7, 1978 As with many sci-fi programs, Blake's 7 has gained cult status among TV fans.  Produced for the BBC, with a more adult audience in mind (it went out Monday evenings) it ran for four series....