20 half-hour episodes. Jane Lucas, an Agony Aunt with a call-in radio show, has her own set of troubles with her very Jewish mother and her husband Laurence. Then there's the crazy lives of... See full summary »
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3   2   1  
1981   1980   1979  
2 nominations. See more awards »
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 Laurence Lucas 20 episodes, 1979-1981
Maria Charles ...
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 Rob Illingworth 18 episodes, 1979-1981
Diana Weston ...
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Peter Denyer ...
 Michael / ... 15 episodes, 1979-1981
Peter Blake ...
Robert Austin ...
 Junior Truscombe 13 episodes, 1980-1981
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20 half-hour episodes. Jane Lucas, an Agony Aunt with a call-in radio show, has her own set of troubles with her very Jewish mother and her husband Laurence. Then there's the crazy lives of her station co-workers and the nice gay couple who live upstairs. Written by Kathy Li

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11 March 1979 (UK)  »

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Connections

Remade as The Lucie Arnaz Show (1985) See more »

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Agony
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Sung by Babs Fletcher
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Fabulous Show. Holds up well.
3 February 2004 | by See all my reviews

I LOVE this show. I saw it originally on PBS in the mid-eighties. At several years old, it was beyond ahead of anything on U.S. TV at the time. I found the first 3 episodes on a VHS tape through a store specializing in British things and found out that time has not taken anything from it. It's still a fantastic show. Put it on DVD and I'll buy it before the discs cool!! Hilarious, great characters, great plots.


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