Filthy Rich & Catflap: Season 1, Episode 2

Episode #1.2 (14 Jan. 1987)

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After a disastrous appearance on "Ooer Sounds a Bit Rude", Richie stumbles into the Nolan Sisters dressing room and ends up being blackmailed by them. When he and Eddie try to force the ... See full summary »

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Anne Nolan ...
Herself (as The Nolans)
Bernie Nolan ...
Herself (as The Nolans)
Coleen Nolan ...
Herself (as The Nolans)
Linda Nolan ...
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The Director
Alec Bregonzi ...
Waiter
Alice Douglas ...
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Julian
Hilda Fenemore ...
Charlady
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P'Farty
Gareth Hale ...
Ivor Whopper
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Alfons N'Bend
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After a disastrous appearance on "Ooer Sounds a Bit Rude", Richie stumbles into the Nolan Sisters dressing room and ends up being blackmailed by them. When he and Eddie try to force the required money from Filthy Ralph, the end up owing him as well. Written by The TV Archaeologist

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Richard Rich: Oh yes, of course I have known Tarby for years. Yes, we've often performed in the same pants.
[laughs at his own joke]
Richard Rich: Panto, love. Pantomimes. Ooh, we've done a few. Oh, Cinders, Alladers, Dickers Whitters. That was terrif. My Dick was fantastic!
[more laughter]
Richard Rich: That's an old showbiz joke, love.
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"I'm in the Mood for Dancing' (uncredited)
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Strident
5 September 2007 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

I remember liking some of this series when it was first shown on BBC television but as many people have pointed out, it was really just a forerunner and template for 'Bottom.'

Far too much talking to the viewer, and strident shouting so beloved of the so called alternative comedians at the time. It also leaves a somewhat nasty taste in the mouth to think that the show's writer, Ben Elton, later became everything he ranted against here, the showbizzy celeb luvvies. I still recall the shock I had when I heard that Elton had written a musical with Andrew Lloyd Webber. Sell-out, thy name is Ben Elton...

As for the episode here, Richie is blackmailed by the Nolan Sisters, proving once again, that singers should stick to singing and not acting. Harry Enfield, Stephen Fry,Hugh Laurie and Chris Barrie all put in appearances and shout along with the rest of the cast.

Time hasn't been kind to this programme and it looks as creaky and clichéd as the targets it was venting it's spleen at.


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