Comedy Playhouse (1961–2017)

The Importance of Being Hairy 

The staff at the University of Wessex try to elect a new Reader in the Popular Arts whilst all around them their students are creating havoc.

Writer:

Kingsley Amis (script)

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Cast

Episode cast overview:
Gerald Flood ... Peter Hastings
Doug Fisher Doug Fisher ... Tom Potts
John Cater ... Doctor Chatterjee
Louie Ramsay Louie Ramsay ... Jill Hastings
George Howe George Howe ... Professor Shillito
Pearl Hackney ... Dora Leach
James Copeland James Copeland ... Professor MacDonald
Betty Goulding Betty Goulding ... Sally Train
Victor Platt Victor Platt ... Fortnum
Paul Thompson Paul Thompson ... Snibb
George Janson George Janson ... Lawson Jones
Sally Avory Sally Avory ... Girl candidate
Richard Penny Richard Penny ... Boy friend
Gilly Flower Gilly Flower ... Miss Travers
David Simeon David Simeon ... Watchdog
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The staff at the University of Wessex try to elect a new Reader in the Popular Arts whilst all around them their students are creating havoc.

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Genres:

Comedy

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Release Date:

6 May 1971 (UK) See more »

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