The Top Secret Life of Edgar Briggs (1974– )

TV Series  -   -  Comedy
8.5
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 8.5/10 from 28 users  
Reviews: 4 user

Add a Plot

0Check in
0Share...

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

list image
a list of 5 titles
created 24 Dec 2010
 
a list of 20 titles
created 15 Aug 2011
 
a list of 3690 titles
created 15 Jan 2013
 

Related Items


Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: The Top Secret Life of Edgar Briggs (1974– )

The Top Secret Life of Edgar Briggs (1974– ) on IMDb 8.5/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of The Top Secret Life of Edgar Briggs.

Episodes

Seasons


Years



1  
1974  
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Micawber (TV Series 2001)
Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

David Jason stars as Mr. Micawber in this gentle comedy set in Victorian England and inspired by a character from Charles Dickens' novel 'David Copperfield'.

Stars: David Jason, Annabelle Apsion, Lucinda Dryzek
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.9/10 X  

Classic comedy following the misadventures of two Wheeler Dealer brothers Del Boy and Rodney Trotter who scrape their living by selling dodgy goods believing that next year they will be millionaires.

Stars: David Jason, Nicholas Lyndhurst, Roger Lloyd Pack
Porterhouse Blue (TV Series 1987)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

Social satire on life on Cambridge College - from the headmaster to the students and even one memorable bedder...

Stars: David Jason, Ian Richardson, Paul Rogers
Porridge (1974–1977)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  

The prison life of Fletcher, a criminal serving a five-year sentence, as he strives to bide his time, keep his record clean, and refuses to be ground down by the prison system.

Stars: Ronnie Barker, Brian Wilde, Fulton Mackay
His Lordship Entertains (TV Series 1972)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Stars: Ronnie Barker, Josephine Tewson, David Jason
Hark at Barker (1969–1970)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
Stars: Ronnie Barker, Josephine Tewson, Frank Gatliff
Edit

Cast

Series cast summary:
...
 Edgar Briggs (13 episodes, 1974)
David Webb
(13 episodes, 1974)
Noel Coleman ...
 The Commander (8 episodes, 1974)
Michael Stainton ...
 Buxton (8 episodes, 1974)
Mark Eden ...
 Spencer (7 episodes, 1974)
Barbara Angell ...
 Jennifer Briggs (6 episodes, 1974)
Elizabeth Counsell ...
 Cathy (6 episodes, 1974)
Edit

Storyline

Add Full Plot | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Comedy

Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

15 September 1974 (UK)  »

Also Known As:

Edgar Briggs, de schrik van de geheime dienst  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

(13 episodes)

Color:

See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

When ITV wanted to repeat the programme some years after it was originally shown, all the cast gave their permission with the exception of 'David Jason' who vetoed the plan on the grounds that "he looked raw in those days and he was not anxious to share that with his public", thus denying other cast members of much-needed repeat fees. See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

everyone must see it

this comedy is the very best tv-series i´ve ever watched. a smal and stupid secret service agent solves difficult problems wihout logic. he himself even doesen´t understand anything about the problems. the dialogues are fantastic and david jason (alias edgar briggs) is brilliant. the other actors fit in very well and so the whole series is full with slapstick, noise and surprise. 13 top- episodes are edited. i hope it will be available on video or dvd soon.


8 of 8 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?