One Foot in the Grave (1990–2001)
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The Executioner's Song 

Victor has a new job as a window-cleaner. Meanwhile, Patrick's plans for a quiet birthday are ruined after an unfortunate misunderstanding involving a modern art painting; and Pippa finds herself in an adulterous affair.

Director:

Christine Gernon

Writers:

David Renwick, David Renwick (by)

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Cast

Episode complete credited cast:
Richard Wilson ... Victor Meldrew
Annette Crosbie ... Margaret Meldrew
Angus Deayton ... Patrick
Hassani Shapi ... Rajeev Jamal
Cliff Kelly Cliff Kelly ... Roger
Janine Duvitski Janine Duvitski ... Pippa
John Harding John Harding ... Warren
Lorraine Kelly ... Lorraine Kelly
David Renwick David Renwick ... Derek Pangloss
Auriol Smith Auriol Smith ... Mrs Fairley
John Hales John Hales ... Workman
Rae Baker Rae Baker ... Sally
Stephen Bateman Stephen Bateman ... Mr Jefferson
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Storyline

Victor is caught up in a police raid on a brothel run in the Chinese restaurant he has innocently visited. Meanwhile, one of the customers on his window-cleaning round is an artist so he sees an opportunity to please Patrick with a painting for his upcoming birthday; and at the Chinese restaurant, Pippa gets drunk and has a one-night stand. Written by don @ minifie-1

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Genres:

Comedy | Drama

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Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

16 October 2000 (UK) See more »

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Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Trivia

One Foot In The Grave's writer, David Renwick, makes a cameo appearance on the Meldrew's TV, as a gentleman being interviewed on Irritable Bowel Syndrome. See more »

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