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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Series cast summary:
David Jason ...  Guy Hubble / ... 6 episodes, 2011-2012
Geoffrey Whitehead ...  Colonel Dennis Whittington / ... 6 episodes, 2011-2012
Tim Bentinck ...  Sir Edward Hastings 6 episodes, 2011-2012
Tim Downie ...  Yates 6 episodes, 2011-2012
Georgie Glen ...  Miss Gifford 2 episodes, 2012
Daniel Cerqueira Daniel Cerqueira ...  Kagan 2 episodes, 2011-2012
Eleanor Matsuura ...  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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2011 (UK) See more »

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The series earned the dubious distinction of being named by the British newspaper Metro as one of the "10 sitcoms even worse than The Wright Way (2013)". See more »

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Ouch!
11 March 2012 | by per-181See all my reviews

The guys behind this dog's dinner also created The Worst Week of my Life, which was absolutely brilliant. Well written, well acted and very, very funny.

How then is it possible for them to come up with this absolute mess? The Royal Bodyguard is so bad that it defies description. Remembering David Jason's excellent performances in Open all Hours, The Darling Buds of May, Only Fools and Horses and A Touch of Frost, just to name a few, this is totally inexplicable. Why did he say yes to this? He must have made a quid or two over the years, enough to be able to turn down such a stinker.

Avoid this like the plague!


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