The Forsyte Saga (1967)
Cullen obliquely alludes to the recent popularity of the series.
Mentioned by Joan Booth.
Bruce Forsyth refers to the series during his stand-up routine. He claims that Eric Porter played him brilliantly.
Nyree Dawn Porter, one of the stars of The Forsyte Saga, says she's glad to be on "The Wogan Saga", with Wogan telling her his saga isn't as long as hers.
When the staff are discussing different plots for the radio commercial, Captain Pecock says "why don't we do something like 'Forsyte Saga'?"
Mentioned in the "Points of View letter" sketch
Sydney Newman reveals that he did not want to make the show, which went on to be a huge success.
Referenced by name
The series is mentioned.
Peter Miles mentions this series
Mentioned by Elena Vacvalová.
Svengoolie mentions Nora Nicholson's role in the series; images shown.
clips shown and discussed
Landmark masters & servants drama
excerpt and title music played