Barry Ovis (Brian Rox) is Parliamentary Private Secretary to Minister for European Affairs Sir William Mainwaring-Brown (Warren Mitchell). Sir William has a very active libido and gets up ... See full summary »
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Brian Rix ...  Barry Ovis MP / ... 17 episodes, 1973-1974
Warren Mitchell ...  Sir William Mainwaring-Brown MP / ... 15 episodes, 1973-1974
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Barry Ovis (Brian Rox) is Parliamentary Private Secretary to Minister for European Affairs Sir William Mainwaring-Brown (Warren Mitchell). Sir William has a very active libido and gets up to non=portfolio activities. Ovis has to cover for him (usually very badly) and misunderstanding pile on top of misunderstanding. Written by Chris Barton

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farce | See All (1) »

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Comedy

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Spun-off from Don't Just Lie There, Say Something! (1974) See more »

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Pop Goes the Weasel
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Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

3 October 1973 (UK) See more »

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Runtime:

(13 episodes)

Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

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1.33 : 1
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