TV Series | TV-PG | | Comedy
The Right Honorable James Hacker has landed the plum job of Cabinet Minister to the Department of Administration. At last he is in a position of power and can carry out some long-needed reforms - or so he thinks.
Paul Eddington, Nigel Hawthorne and Derek Fowlds all hated having to record the show in front of a studio audience (as was the convention for television sitcoms at the time) due to the distraction and often having to pause for audience laughter to die down.
Sir Humphrey Appleby:
If you're going to do this damn silly thing, don't do it in this damn silly way.
During the train sequence in "The Official Visit", a close-up shows that the warning notice on the wall is written in gibberish.
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