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Jeeves and Wooster 

TV-PG | | Comedy | TV Series (1990–1993)
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Bertram Wooster, a well-intentioned, wealthy layabout, has a habit of getting himself into trouble and it's up to his brilliant valet, Jeeves, to get him out.
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Cast

Complete series cast summary:
Hugh Laurie ...  Bertie Wooster 23 episodes, 1990-1993
Stephen Fry ...  Jeeves 23 episodes, 1990-1993
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Storyline

This series chronicles the misadventures (romantic and otherwise) of the impeccably dressed Bertie Wooster and his trusty and sagacious valet, Jeeves. Peppered with sporting dialogue and memorable, dim-witted and eccentric characters. Written by Kathleen Mortensen <presto@freespace.net>

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Country:

UK

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English

Release Date:

22 April 1990 (UK) See more »

Also Known As:

Dživs i Vuster See more »

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Runtime:

(23 episodes)

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Stereo | Mono (season 1-2)

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Color

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4:3 Full Frame
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Michael Brooke of BFI Screenonline called screenwriter Clive Exton "the series' real star", saying his "adaptations come surprisingly close to capturing the flavor of the originals" by "retaining many of Wodehouse's most inspired literary similes." See more »

Quotes

Bertie: [stuck looking after a dog] What are you doing tonight, Jeeves?
Jeeves: I shall stay in with an improving book, Sir.
Bertie: Wouldn't you rather stay in with an improving dog?
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Referenced in 40 Years of Laughter: The Sitcoms (1995) See more »

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Essentially British
21 June 2004 | by Pickwick12See all my reviews

"Jeeves and Wooster" is one of the best pure adaptations I have ever seen in a television show. As a huge fan of the books, I have no problem with any characterizations or plot dramtizations. The best thing about this series is its Britishness. Both Jeeves and Wooster drip with satire. Each episode is laugh out loud funny. It is much better made than many British television offerings, such as the Peter Wimsey series (although I love it, too). I highly recommend a look at this series to anyone who has a British sense of humor or enjoys '20s glamor.


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