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Guy Fuddle (Ade Edmondson) lives with his grandmother (Jennifer Saunders). He has four sisters(Saunders) who were sent away from home as small children. Grandmother is now ill and she wants... See full summary »
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Series cast summary:
Jennifer Saunders ...  Granny Fuddle / ... 6 episodes, 1985
Adrian Edmondson ...  Guy Fuddle 6 episodes, 1985
Dawn French ...  Cook 6 episodes, 1985
Stephen Fry ...  Doctor De Quincy 6 episodes, 1985
Helen Lederer ...  Flossie 5 episodes, 1985
Jim Broadbent ...  Dalcroix 3 episodes, 1985
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Guy Fuddle (Ade Edmondson) lives with his grandmother (Jennifer Saunders). He has four sisters(Saunders) who were sent away from home as small children. Grandmother is now ill and she wants to see her granddaughters before she dies. She sends Guy into the world to find them. Grandmother's real motives are revealed when the family reunites. Written by Audrey_L

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17 October 1985 (UK) See more »

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(6 episodes)

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Mono

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The original choice for the female lead was Emma Thompson. However, she was unavailable as she won the lead in the musical "Me and My Girl". See more »

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Referenced in Red Dwarf: Launching 'Red Dwarf' (2002) See more »

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I remember it too!
2 November 2003 | by Loops2112See all my reviews

I remember watching this series in the 80s too and found it really funny. The episode I remember best was the one with Madelaine, the dippy, romantic sister who lived in France, believing herself to be an artist, or an artist's model and who actually turned out to be a nude model for the slimey French guy. I also remember Rik Mayall was in that episode as the priest. I enjoyed the series, but have never seen any re-runs of it, sadly. Oh yeah, didn't Dawn French as 'cook', turn blue in the last episode?!!!


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