On the Up

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On the Up is a British sitcom written by Bob Larbey about a self-made millionaire and his staff of domestic helpers who he treats like family, much to the annoyance of his upper class wife. The show ran for three series, from 1990 to 1992.

  1. Esmonde and Larbey


Series Cast

  1. Joan Sims

    Joan Sims

    19 Episodes

  2. Sam Kelly

    Sam Kelly

    19 Episodes

  3. Jenna Russell

    Jenna Russell

    19 Episodes

  4. Dennis Waterman

    Dennis Waterman

    19 Episodes

  5. Dora Bryan

    Dora Bryan

    19 Episodes

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Last Season

Season 3

1992 | 6 Episodes

Season 3 of On the Up premiered on September 28, 1992.

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Status Ended


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Certification -

Type Scripted

Original Language English

Runtime 30m



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