One Foot in the Grave (1990–2001)

TV Series  |   |  Comedy, Drama

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Victor Meldrew is a retiree who attracts bad luck. If he's not driving his long suffering wife Margeret crazy with his constant moaning, he's fighting with neighbors.


  • Owen Brenman and Richard Wilson in One Foot in the Grave (1990)
  • One Foot in the Grave (1990)
  • Angus Deayton and Janine Duvitski in One Foot in the Grave (1990)
  • Geoffrey Chater in One Foot in the Grave (1990)
  • Richard Wilson in One Foot in the Grave (1990)

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Richard Wilson initially turned down the role because he thought he was too young to play a 60-year-old character, as he was only 54 when the series was first broadcast. It was almost offered to comedian Les Dawson before Wilson changed his mind.


Victor Meldrew: What in the name of bloody hell?


Plot Summary


Comedy | Drama

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