Sykes (1972–1979)

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Eric Sykes and Hattie Jacques play twins. They live together and lead a slightly surreal life, annoying their snobby next-door neighbour Mr Brown and getting into frequent trouble with the ... See full summary »



  • Hattie Jacques in Sykes (1972)
  • Hattie Jacques and Eric Sykes in Sykes (1972)
  • Eric Sykes in Sykes (1972)
  • Hattie Jacques in Sykes (1972)
  • Hattie Jacques in Sykes (1972)
  • Valerie Bell and Freddie Earlle in Sykes (1972)

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12 December 2003 | BritishFilms1
Classic comedy at its finest
Eric Sykes and Hattie Jacques play twins, living in a small village, at 24 Sepastopol Terrace.

Most of the classic episodes revolved around Eric Sykes' daydream disasters and Hattie Jacques' bewilderment.

Other characters include Mr Brown [Richard Wattis] and village policeman Corky [Deryck Guyler].

The programme originally ran on BBC in black and white from 1960 to 1965 and was revived in colour from 1972 to 1979. Most of the colour episodes were remakes of classic episodes from the 1960s.

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