- Cast:Ronnie Barker,Patricia Brake,Richard Beckinsale
|Series cast summary:|
|Ronnie Barker||-||Norman Stanley Fletcher 6 episodes, 1978|
|Patricia Brake||-||Ingrid Fletcher 5 episodes, 1978|
|Richard Beckinsale||-||Lennie Godber 4 episodes, 1978|
|Nicholas Lyndhurst||-||Raymond Fletcher 4 episodes, 1978|
|David Swift||-||Mr. McEwan 2 episodes, 1978|
|Rowena Cooper||-||Shirley Chapman 2 episodes, 1978|
The series was a big ratings hit for the BBC, and a second season was planned. However, the sudden death of Richard Beckinsale in 1979 at the age of thirty-one resulted in the permanent cancellation of those plans.
The establishment where Fletch is hired as night porter, the Hotel Dolphin, is sited in Sussex Gardens, Bayswater.
Fletcher is forty-five-years-old.