Fawlty Towers (1975)

TV-PG Comedy
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Owner Basil Fawlty, his wife Sybil, a chambermaid Polly, and Spanish waiter Manuel attempt to run their hotel amidst farcical situations and an array of demanding guests.

  1. John Cleese


  2. Connie Booth


Series Cast

  1. Gilly Flower

    Miss Tibbs, Miss Agatha Tibbs

    13 Episodes

  2. Renee Roberts

    Miss Gatsby, Miss Ursula Gatsby

    13 Episodes

  3. John Cleese as Basil Fawlty

    John Cleese

    Basil Fawlty

    12 Episodes

  4. Prunella Scales as Sybil Fawlty

    Prunella Scales

    Sybil Fawlty

    12 Episodes

  5. Connie Booth as Polly Sherman

    Connie Booth

    Polly Sherman

    12 Episodes

  6. Andrew Sachs as Manuel

    Andrew Sachs


    12 Episodes

  7. Ballard Berkeley as Major Gowen

    Ballard Berkeley

    Major Gowen

    12 Episodes

  8. Brian Hall

    Terry the Chef, Terry

    7 Episodes

  9. Elizabeth Benson

    Mrs. Heath, Mrs. White

    2 Episodes

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Last Season

Series 2

1979 • 6 Episodes

Season 2 of Fawlty Towers premiered on February 19, 1979.

Basil the Rat

(2x6, October 25, 1979) Season Finale

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Status Ended


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Type Scripted

Original Language English


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