A working-class Cockney bigot with a biased and expirienced opinion of everything shares them bluntly and almost carelessly.

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 Alf Garnett (53 episodes, 1966-1975)
Anthony Booth ...
 Mike Rawlins (52 episodes, 1966-1975)
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 Rita Rawlins (52 episodes, 1966-1975)
Dandy Nichols ...
 Else Garnett (41 episodes, 1966-1975)
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Alf Garnet is the original of the American TV character Archie Bunker of '"All in the Family" (1971)'. He is a profane, bigoted cockney constantly fighting against the system, his family and the younger generation. Written by Steve Crook <steve@brainstorm.co.uk>

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22 July 1965 (UK)  »

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Bis daß der Tod euch scheidet  »

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Warren Mitchell was less than six years older than Anthony Booth, who played his son-in-law. Booth's year of birth was often incorrectly given as 1937, but he was actually born in 1931. See more »

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Referenced in World of Compulsive Hoarders (2007) See more »

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Original and realistic
27 August 1999 | by See all my reviews

This show was great to love and hate at the same time. Alf Garnett was the secret bigot in all of us. It spawned the American version "All in the family" with Alf Garnett becoming Archie Bunker.


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