The Royal Bodyguard is a TV series starring David Jason, Geoffrey Whitehead, and Tim Bentinck. A former soldier is brought out of retirement and put in charge of Royal security but he turns out to be the worst possible appointment as he is totally out of his depth.
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...  Guy Hubble / ... 6 episodes, 2011-2012
...  Colonel Dennis Whittington / ... 6 episodes, 2011-2012
...  Sir Edward Hastings 6 episodes, 2011-2012
...  Yates 6 episodes, 2011-2012
...  Miss Gifford 2 episodes, 2012
Daniel Cerqueira ...  Kagan 2 episodes, 2011-2012
...  Dana 2 episodes, 2011-2012
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A former soldier is brought out of retirement and put in charge of Royal security but he turns out to be the worst possible appointment as he is totally out of his depth.

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At 71 years old, David Jason was generally felt to be too old to play a soldier. See more »

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so bad it was funny
8 February 2012 | by See all my reviews

After completing the first episode I was stunned at why David Jason would ever sign up for this rubbish. that was before i realized the comedy gold i was watching. What makes this show so great is its predictability, time and again I called the exact next scene just by seeing the location. In most films this predictability makes it boring or cheesy. not in this! This show made my Christmas, leaving me doubled up in laughter and still chuckling about it days later.

A TRUE CLASSIC for the whole family, if you enjoy comedy and enter it not expecting carefully scripted and brilliantly acted Oscar/Bafta stuff your in for a treat.


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