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Desmond's (1989)

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Desmond's was a British television situation comedy broadcast by Channel 4 from 1989 to 1994. With 71 episodes, Desmond's became Channel 4's longest-running sitcom. The first series was shot in 1988, with the first episode broadcast in January 1989. The show was made in and set in Peckham, London, England and featured a predominantly Black British Guyanese cast.

Conceived and co-written by Trix Worrell, and produced by Charlie Hanson and Humphrey Barclay, this series starred Norman Beaton as barber Desmond Ambrose. Desmond's shop was a gathering place for an assortment of local characters.

  1. Trix Worrell


Series Cast

  1. Carmen Munroe

    71 Episodes

  2. Norman Beaton

    Norman Beaton

    71 Episodes

  3. Dominic Keating

    Dominic Keating

    71 Episodes

  4. Kim Walker

    Kim Walker

    71 Episodes

  5. Robbie Gee

    Robbie Gee

    71 Episodes

  6. Ram John Holder

    Ram John Holder

    71 Episodes

  7. Geff Francis

    Geff Francis

    71 Episodes

  8. Justin Pickett

    71 Episodes

  9. Lisa Geoghan

    Lisa Geoghan

    71 Episodes

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Last Season


Season 6

1994 | 13 Episodes

Season 6 of Desmond's premiered on September 26, 1994.

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Status Ended


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Type Scripted

Original Language English


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