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On the Buses (1969)

Comedy 30m

Overview

On the Buses is a British comedy series created by Ronald Wolfe and Ronald Chesney, broadcast in the United Kingdom from 1969 to 1973. The writers' previous successes with The Rag Trade and Meet the Wife were for the BBC, but the corporation rejected On the Buses, not seeing much comedy potential in a bus depot as a setting. The comedy partnership turned to a friend, Frank Muir, Head of Entertainment at London Weekend Television, who loved the idea; the show was accepted and despite a poor critical reception became a hit with viewers.

Series Cast

  1. Reg Varney

    Reg Varney

    74 Episodes

  2. Bob Grant

    Bob Grant

    74 Episodes

  3. Stephen Lewis

    Stephen Lewis

    74 Episodes

  4. Doris Hare

    Doris Hare

    74 Episodes

  5. Michael Robbins

    Michael Robbins

    74 Episodes

  6. Anna Karen

    Anna Karen

    74 Episodes

  7. Zachary Wolfe

    Little Arthur

    74 Episodes

  8. Cicely Courtneidge

    Cicely Courtneidge

    Mabel Butler

    7 Episodes

  9. Michael Sheard

    Michael Sheard

    6 Episodes

  10. View More

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Last Season

On the Buses

Season 7

1973 | 13 Episodes

Season 7 of On the Buses premiered on February 2, 1973.

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Status Ended

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Type Scripted

Original Language English

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