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Porridge

  • 1974
  • Season 1
  • 6 episodes
  • Sitcom

Summary

Ronnie Barker stars as habitual offender Norman Stanley Fletcher in this classic sitcom written by Dick Clement and Ian La Frenais. Sentenced to spend five years at Her Majesty's pleasure in Slade prison, Fletch whiles away the time sharing his wealth of experience with his fellow inmates, particularly first-timer Lennie Godber, whom he takes under his fatherly wing.

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Episode 3: A Night In

Summary

Fletcher helps cellmate Godber make it through the night, calling on his unpredictable and limitless imagination to while away the hours. Classic comedy, starring Ronnie Barker and Richard Beckinsale.

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Credits

Cast

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Norman Stanley FletcherRonnie Barker
Lennie GodberRichard Beckinsale
Prison officerPaul McDowell

Crew

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ProducerSydney Lotterby
WriterDick Clement
WriterIan La Frenais

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