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Why was Are You Being Served Cancelled?
It is thought Beeb execs dropped the series over fears it would offend viewers. The pilot sparked complaints about Mr Humphries, played by Jason Watkins, 54, being too camp.
Is there a remake of Are You Being Served?
‘ Remake Did Not Impress Many Fans Of The Original BBC Sitcom. The classic comedy was revived with an all-new cast. The BBC revived the classic comedy with an all-new cast, as part of its Sitcom Season to celebrate the genre’s 60th anniversary with the broadcaster. …
How many seasons of Are You Being Served Again are there?
The series was broadcast on the BBC for ten seasons, totalling 69 episodes between 8 September 1972 and 1 April 1985 – and included five Christmas specials. There was also a 1977 film, a spin-off series Grace & Favour with some of the same main cast in 1991–1992, and a one-off episode with a new cast in 2016.
Where to watch Are You Being Served Again?
Again! is available for streaming on BritBox, both individual episodes and full seasons. You can also watch Are You Being Served? Again! on demand at Amazon Prime online.
Are there any cast members still alive from Are You Being Served?
Nicholas Smith, the last surviving member of the original cast of the BBC-turned-PBS slapstick sitcom Are You Being Served?, has died. Smith played Cuthbert “Jug Ears” Rumbold, the store’s hapless, pompous, often clueless manager.
Why was Trevor Bannister not in Are You Being Served Again?
Actor known for his role as Mr Lucas in Are You Being Served? Bannister did not appear in the final three series, pulling out in 1980 after the BBC refused to change the programme’s recording day to allow him to continue in a long-running stage tour. …
Is anyone still alive from Are You Being Served?
Nicholas Smith, the actor who played store manager Mr Rumbold in the BBC sitcom Are You Being Served?, has died aged 81. He had been the last surviving member of the original cast. “It is with great sadness we can confirm that our client passed away yesterday,” his agents at Michelle Braidman Associates said.
What did Trevor Bannister died of?
Trevor Bannister/Cause of death
star Trevor Bannister has died aged 76, his brother has confirmed. The actor suffered a heart attack on Thursday at his allotment in Thames Ditton, Surrey, John Bannister said.
Is Captain Peacock still alive?
Leslie T. Peacocke/Living or Deceased
What is meaning grace and Favour?
Wiktionary. grace and favournoun. Owned by the sovereign or government and granted free of rent to a person as an expression of gratitude or obligation.
How many episodes are there of Are You Being Served?
Are You Being Served?/Number of episodes
Why did Mr Lucas leave Are You Being Served?