It Ain't Half Hot Mum (1974–1981)

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The comic adventures of a group of misfits who form an extremely bad concert party touring the hot and steamy jungles of Burma entertaining the troops during World War II.

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Cast

Series cast summary:
Windsor Davies ...
 Battery Sergeant-Major 'Shut Up' Williams (56 episodes, 1974-1981)
Melvyn Hayes ...
 Bombardier 'Gloria' Beaumont / ... (56 episodes, 1974-1981)
Donald Hewlett ...
 Colonel Charles Reynolds (56 episodes, 1974-1981)
Don Estelle ...
 Gunner 'Lofty' Sugden (56 episodes, 1974-1981)
Michael Knowles ...
 Captain Jonathan Ashwood (56 episodes, 1974-1981)
Christopher Mitchell ...
 Gunner 'Parky' Parkin (56 episodes, 1974-1981)
John Clegg ...
 Gunner 'Padoruski' Graham (56 episodes, 1974-1981)
Stuart McGugan ...
 Gunner 'Atlas' Mackintosh (56 episodes, 1974-1981)
Dino Shafeek ...
 Char Wallah Muhammed (56 episodes, 1974-1981)
Mike Kinsey ...
 Gunner 'Nosher' Evans (56 episodes, 1974-1981)
Kenneth MacDonald ...
 Gunner 'Nobby' Clark (56 episodes, 1974-1981)
Barbar Bhatti ...
 Punka Wallah Rumzan (43 episodes, 1974-1978)
...
 Rangi Ram (36 episodes, 1974-1977)
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The comic adventures of a group of misfits who form an extremely bad concert party touring the hot and steamy jungles of Burma entertaining the troops during World War II. Written by Mark Smith <msmith@osi.co.uk>

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3 January 1974 (UK)  »

Also Known As:

O moeder wat is het heet  »

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Trivia

Leonard Rossiter originally auditioned for the part of Sergeant Major Williams, but was rejected by creators Jimmy Perry and David Croft because he arrogantly demanded that his part be re-written to match his own views of how he saw the character. See more »

Goofs

In early episodes Gunner Graham claims to be educated at Oxford but later on he claims to be educated at Cambridge. See more »

Quotes

Rangi Ram: I shall put in telegram: "All postings cancelled. Whole area covered with Bubonic plague, and put into gelatine."
Gunner Graham: *Quarantine*.
Rangi Ram: Oh! Saab righty, Rangi wrongy.
Gunner 'Nobby' Clark: Rangi, gelatine's the thing they cut your head off with.
Gunner Beaumont: That's a guillotine, you berk!
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Referenced in The Kumars: Episode #1.4 (2014) See more »

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very good acting very good
10 September 2003 | by (london) – See all my reviews

acting very good windsor davies very good as williams and others actors were very good I like it I thought the writing is good very good series


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