Ffizz, 1987

Another of too many ITV sitcoms sat in a cupboard waiting for a repeat showing.

Ffizz ran for two series over twelve episodes, six in 1987 and a second series six in 1989


Jack and Hugo are co-directors of an upmarket wine merchants.  They are both work-shy perpetual party goers who are about to get a big shock!

Unbeknown to the two work-shy perpetual party goers business is far from good, in fact it is decidedly on its uppers! So when the company accountant unexpectedly dies, they discover that they’re completely strapped for cash!

When the bank installs a troubleshooter to save them from bankruptcy they’re faced with the ghastly realisation that they may well have to stop partying and start working for a living…


Regretably no clips are available but you can watch the series here


Richard Griffiths – Jack Mowbray
Benjamin Whitrow – Hugo Walker
Felicity Montagu – Griselda


Channel: ITV
Written By: Richard Fegen and Andrew Norriss
Original Transmission Dates: 9th September 1987 – 28th August 1989

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