One Foot in the Grave (1990–2001)
7.9/10
84

Dramatic Fever 

Victor writes a script for a new situation comedy, but nobody else finds it very funny. Margaret also catches dramatic fever.

Director:

Susan Belbin

Writers:

David Renwick, David Renwick (by)

Photos

Add Image Add an image

Do you have any images for this title?

Edit

Cast

Episode complete credited cast:
Richard Wilson ... Victor Meldrew
Annette Crosbie ... Margaret Meldrew
Dick Sullivan Dick Sullivan ... Plumber
Billy Clarke Billy Clarke ... Plumber's Mate
Mark Baxter Mark Baxter ... Postman
Maggie Ollerenshaw ... Hilary
Gareth Armstrong ... Graham
Bill Monks Bill Monks ... Martin
Fleur Chandler ... Desirée Gibson
Terence Taplin ... Jasper Gibson (as Terry Taplin)
Geoff Parry ... Gerry
John Sessions ... The voice of (voice)
Chris Emmett Chris Emmett ... The voice of (voice)
Edit

Storyline

Margaret has taken her mother back to Kettering after she has had a trying time at the Meldrews and Victor is trying to write a sit-com but is constantly interrupted,causing him to accidentally book Margaret in to do the catering at a party thrown by local actress Desiree Gibson. Outside the house Victor argues with a litter lout and decides to teach him a lesson by emptying rubbish into his car. Inside the house he discovers he did it to the wrong person. Written by don @ minifie-1

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Comedy | Drama

Certificate:

TV-PG | See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

18 October 1990 (UK) See more »

Company Credits

Show more on IMDbPro »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
See full technical specs »
Edit

Did You Know?

Quotes

[first lines]
Victor Meldrew: I'm really glad we arrived back to find this half-eaten double whopper with cheese lying in my front rose-bed. Some people put manure in theirs, but I'll have none of it. A double whopper with cheese is the thing. Harry Wheatcroft swears by them.
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Contribute to This Page

Free Movies and TV Shows You Can Watch Now

On IMDb TV, you can catch Hollywood hits and popular TV series at no cost. Select any poster below to play the movie, totally free!

Browse free movies and TV series



Recently Viewed