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Porridge

  • 1977
  • Season 3
  • 6 episodes
  • Sitcom

Summary

Classic Ronnie Barker comedy series about the inmates of HM Prison Slade, supported by the likes of Richard Beckinsale, David Jason and Fulton Mackay

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Episode 4: Pardon Me

Summary

The inmates decide on a wager as the parole board gathers, with Blanco odds-on favourite for release. However, the old lag turns down his freedom and leaves Fletcher in danger of losing a small fortune. Prison comedy, starring Ronnie Barker and David Jason.

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Cast

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Norman Stanley FletcherRonnie Barker
Lennie GodberRichard Beckinsale
Mr BarrowcloughBrian Wilde
Mr MackayFulton Mackay
BlancoDavid Jason
WarrenSam Kelly
LukewarmChristopher Biggins
GovernorMichael Barrington

Crew

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ProducerSydney Lotterby
WriterDick Clement
WriterIan La Frenais

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  • Episode 4

    Pardon Me

    Summary

    The inmates decide on a wager as the parole board gathers, with Blanco odds-on favourite for release. However, the old lag turns down his freedom and leaves Fletcher in danger of losing a small fortune. Prison comedy, starring Ronnie Barker and David Jason.

    How to watch

    Loading

    Streaming

    Details

    Formats
    Colour

    Credits

    Cast

    rolename
    Norman Stanley FletcherRonnie Barker
    Lennie GodberRichard Beckinsale
    Mr BarrowcloughBrian Wilde
    Mr MackayFulton Mackay
    BlancoDavid Jason
    WarrenSam Kelly
    LukewarmChristopher Biggins
    GovernorMichael Barrington

    Crew

    rolename
    ProducerSydney Lotterby
    WriterDick Clement
    WriterIan La Frenais
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