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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 5: A Test of Character

Summary

Godber starts work on another O-level course, but wily old cellmate Fletcher can't understand why he doesn't just cheat in the exam. Prison comedy, starring Ronnie Barker and Richard Beckinsale.

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Credits

Cast

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Norman Stanley FletcherRonnie Barker
Lennie GodberRichard Beckinsale
Mr BarracloughBrian Wilde
Mr MackayFulton Mackay
SpraggonAlun Armstrong
WarrenSam Kelly
McLarenTony Osoba

Crew

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ProducerSydney Lotterby
WriterDick Clement
WriterIan La Frenais

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  • Episode 5

    A Test of Character

    Summary

    Godber starts work on another O-level course, but wily old cellmate Fletcher can't understand why he doesn't just cheat in the exam. Prison comedy, starring Ronnie Barker and Richard Beckinsale.

    How to watch

    Loading

    Streaming

    Details

    Formats
    Colour

    Credits

    Cast

    rolename
    Norman Stanley FletcherRonnie Barker
    Lennie GodberRichard Beckinsale
    Mr BarracloughBrian Wilde
    Mr MackayFulton Mackay
    SpraggonAlun Armstrong
    WarrenSam Kelly
    McLarenTony Osoba

    Crew

    rolename
    ProducerSydney Lotterby
    WriterDick Clement
    WriterIan La Frenais
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