Jeeves And Wooster : Complete ITV Series


Original Titel: Jeeves And Wooster : Complete ITV Series
Übersetzter Titel: Jeeves And Wooster : Complete ITV Series
Darsteller: Stephen Fry ... Reginald Jeeves / ... (23 episodes, 1990-1993)
Hugh Laurie ... Bertie Wooster (23 episodes, 1990-1993)
Richard Dixon ... Oofy Prosser / ... (8 episodes, 1990-1993)
Robert Daws ... Hildebrande 'Tuppy' Glossop / ... (8 episodes, 1990-1993)
Michael Ripper ... Drones Porter / ... (6 episodes, 1990-1991)
Mary Wimbush ... Aunt Agatha / ... (6 episodes, 1990-1992)
John Woodnutt ... Sir Watkyn Bassett (6 episodes, 1990-1993)
John Turner ... Roderick Spode / ... (6 episodes, 1991-1993)
Francesca Folan ... Lady Florence Craye / ... (5 episodes, 1990-1993)
Elizabeth Morton ... Madeline Bassett (5 episodes, 1992-1993)
Martin Clunes ... Cyril 'Barmy' Fotheringay Phipps / ... (4 episodes, 1991)
Richard Garnett ... Augustus 'Gussie' Fink-Nottle / ... (4 episodes, 1990-1991)
Adam Blackwood ... Barmy Fotheringay Phipps / ... (4 episodes, 1990)
Simon Treves ... Rev. Harold 'Stinker' Pinker / ... (4 episodes, 1991-1993)
Richard Braine ... Augustus 'Gussie' Fink-Nottle / ... (4 episodes, 1990-1993)
Roger Brierley ... Sir Roderick Glossop / ... (3 episodes, 1990-1991)
Jane Downs ... Lady Glossop (3 episodes, 1990-1991)
Johnnie Lyne-Pirkis ... Freddie Chalk-Marshall / ... (3 episodes, 1990-1991)
Brenda Bruce ... Aunt Dahlia / ... (3 episodes, 1990)
Michael Siberry ... Bingo Little / ... (3 episodes, 1990-1991)
Ralph Michael ... Uncle Tom Travers / ... (3 episodes, 1990-1993)
Charlotte Attenborough ... Stephanie 'Stiffy' Byng (3 episodes, 1991-1993)
Liz Kettle ... Honoria Glossop (3 episodes, 1990-1993)
Geoffrey Toone ... Lord Bittlesham (3 episodes, 1991-1993)
Sam Douglas ... Corrigan (3 episodes, 1992-1993)
Ricco Ross ... Liftman (3 episodes, 1992)
Joseph Mydell ... Coneybear (3 episodes, 1993)
Matthew Solon ... Chuffy (2 episodes, 1991)
Sharon Holm ... Pauline (2 episodes, 1991)
Manning Redwood ... Stoker (2 episodes, 1991)
Diana Blackburn ... Madeline Bassett (2 episodes, 1991)
Fidelis Morgan ... Myrtle (2 episodes, 1991)
Fred Evans ... Brinkley (2 episodes, 1991-1993)
Edward Holmes ... Seabury (2 episodes, 1991)
Campbell Morrison ... Constable Eustace Oates (2 episodes, 1991)
James Holland ... Dwight (2 episodes, 1991)
Dave Atkins ... Vaules / ... (2 episodes, 1991)
William Waghorn ... Dobson (2 episodes, 1991)
Richard Stirling ... Boko Fittleworth (2 episodes, 1990)
Elizabeth Spriggs ... Aunt Agatha Gregson (2 episodes, 1993)
Amanda Elwes ... Angela Travers (2 episodes, 1990)
Nicholas Palliser ... Stilton Cheesewright (2 episodes, 1993)
John Barrard ... Anatole (2 episodes, 1990)
Sydney Livingstone ... Constable Eustace Oates (2 episodes, 1993)
Billy J. Mitchell ... Mr Blumenfield / ... (2 episodes, 1990-1992)
Anatol Yusef ... Sidney Blumenfield / ... (2 episodes, 1990-1992)
Preston Lockwood ... Butterfield (2 episodes, 1993)
Pip Torrens ... Richard 'Bingo' Little (2 episodes, 1992-1993)
John Fitzgerald Jay ... Rockmetteller 'Rocky' Todd (2 episodes, 1992)
Peter Carlisle ... Bookseller (2 episodes, 1993)

Inhaltsangabe: Series One

1. Jeeves Takes Charge
(aka Jeeves' Arrival)

* Jeeves Takes Charge
* The pride of the Woosters is Wounded
* Introducing Claude and Eustace
* Sir Roderick Comes to Lunch
* The Hero's Reward

Aunt Agatha wants Bertie to marry Honoria Glossop so that she will mold
his character and infuse much needed strong blood in the Wooster line.
But old chum Bingo Little is in love with her, so Bertie hatches
a scheme to set things straight. Luckily, Jeeves has arrived to
save Bertie from his own schemes (and hangovers).

Music: Minnie the Moocher

Original Air Date: 22 April 1990


2. Tuppy and the Terrier
(aka Golf Tournament)

* Jeeves & The Yuletide Spirit
* Episode of the Dog Macintosh
* Jeeves and the Song of Songs

After a round of golf with Barmy Fotheringay-Phipps, Bertie find trouble
in the form of Bobbie Wickham, first involving hot-water bottle piercing,
then by giving away Aunt Agatha's dog to a broadway producer.
Meanwhile Tuppy's become infatuated with an Opera singer and Jeeves hatches
a plan involving a little concert in which Bertie must sing.

Music:47 Ginger-Headed Sailors, Sonny Boy, & The Marriage of Figaro

Original Air Date: 29 April 1990


3. The Purity of the Turf
(aka The Gambling Event)

* Indian Summer of an Uncle
* The Purity of the Turf

Uncle George has become engaged to a young waitress and Aunt Agatha wants
Bertie to offer her a hundred pounds to end the scandelous engagement,
but Jeeves has other plans. Then its off to Twing Hall where
Lady Wickhammersley has banned gambling due to an unfortunately incident
in which Lord Wickhammersley lost the East Wing with a bad hand.
So Bertie, Bingo, and Jeeves start gambling on events in the village fair
such as the Boys and Girls Mixed Animal Potato Race,and the Mothers Sack Race.

Music: Good Night, Vienna

Original Air Date: 6 May 1990


4. The Hunger Strike

* Right Ho, Jeeves
(aka Brinkley Manor)

Part 1 of 2. Brought to Brinkley Court by Aunt Dahlia to give prizes at
the Market Snodsbury Grammar School, Bertie comes up with a scheme to both
help Gussie Fink-Nottle's new romance with Madeline Basset as well as get
himself out of the prize-giving.

Original Air Date: 13 May 1990


5. Brinkley Manor
(aka The Matchmaker)

* Right Ho, Jeeves
(aka Brinkley Manor)

Part 2 of 2. To get Gussie to propose to Madeline Jeeves slips a little
something into his orange juice before he presents prizes at the grammar school.
Unfortunately, so does Bertie.
Things go downhill from there when Bertie rings the fire bell.

Original Air Date: 20 May 1990


Series Two

1. Jeeves Saves the Cow Creamer

* The Code of the Woosters

Aunt Dahlia sends Bertie to sneer at an 18th century cow creamer in order
to reduce the price for Uncle Tom. But when he makes a mess of the job
rival silver collector Sir Watkin Bassett get's ahold of it.
So Bertie goes off to Totleigh Towers where everyone either wants Bertie
to steal the cow-creamer, or threatens to beat him to a jelly if he does.
Stiffy Byng, Stinker Pinker, and Aunt Dahlia being of the former category,
and the Amateur Dictator Roderick Spode and Sir Watkin Bassett being of the latter.

Original Air Date: 14 April 1991


2. A Plan for Gussie

* The Code of the Woosters

In order to help overcome his fear of Roderick Spode and Sir Watkin Bassett,
Gussie Fink-Nottle writes down a notebook full of scornful
thoughts about each of them. When he misplaces the notebook it falls into
all the wrong peoples' hands, and desirable engagements are broken and
undesirable ones formed like never before.

Music: The Amateur Dictator

Original Air Date: 21 April 1991


3. Pearls Mean Tears

* Aunt Agatha Speaks Her Mind
* Pearls Mean Tears
* The Rummy Affair of Old Biffy

Bertie is called to Westcombe-on-Sea by Aunt Agatha, delaying a vacation in
the south of France. There he meets a girl by the name of Aline Hemmingway
whom she wishes him to marry. She and her brother leave pearls as security
for a hundred pound loan from Bertie. But when both the Hemmingways pearls and
Aunt Agatha's pearls disappear, trouble arises.
Meanwhile, Bertie runs into Biffy Biffen, who has lost his fiancÚ in
the most remarkable manner. Unfortunately, he is unable to remember her
last name - in fact he is unable to remember almost anything.

Music:Sunny Disposish

Original Air Date: 28 April 1991


4. Jeeves in the Country

* Thank you, Jeeves

When Bertie takes up the trombone, he moves to the country due to complaints
from other tennants. The combination of these two evens cause Jeeves to
give his notice, who is immediately snapped up by Chuffy Chuffnell who owns
the villiage to which Bertie has moved. He also owns Chuffnell Hall, but wishes
to sell it to the American, Stoker, so that he can afford to marry said
American's daughter, Pauline, to whom Bertie was once engaged himself.

Music: Some bally awful Trombone Playing, A Weekend In The Country

Original Air Date: 5 May 1991


5. Kidnapped!

* Thank you, Jeeves

This one is rather complicated. After being turned down for the nomination
of chairman of the dining commitee at the Drones, Bertie runs into Pauline Stoker
who is in London to buy her wedding dress and is being followed by a strange
fellow with a ginger beard. She asks Bertie to come be a body guard.
Meanwhile, her father is unable to turn Chuffnell Hall into a Hotel, so he looks
into turning it into a sanitarium run by none other than Sir Roderick Glossop.
The combination of Stokers, Glossops, and Chuffnells is bad news for Berties image,
and his only hope is... the boys from the Drones dressed up as Minstrels?

Music: Lady of Spain as played by the Dover Street Jazzomaniacs on Banjos.

Original Air Date: 12 May 1991


6. Jeeves the Matchmaker

* Bertie Changes his Mind
* Jeeves and the Kid Clementina
* The Ordeal of Young Tuppy
* Jeeves Exerts the Old Cerebellum
* No Wedding Bells for Bingo

Bertie begins to think that having a child might be nice. Of course the first step,
Jeeves reminds him, is getting married. Once again thoughts turn towards Bobbie Wickham.
Meanwhile, fellow Drones are in love: Tuppy with a dog-lover in the country
(and not with Cousin Angela as he should be), and Bingo (as usual)
with a waitress named Mabel. Ensuing events involve a rather nasty rugby match,
tossing pots through greenhouses, public speaking in front of young ladies,
and plans to soften Bingo's Uncle to the thought of his nephew marrying someone
in a lower social strata.

Original Air Date: 19 May 1991


Series Three

1. Bertie Sets Sail

* Jeeves and the Unbidden Guest

In order to escape the wrath of Honoria Glossop and Aunt Agatha, Jeeves and Bertie
board an oceanliner heading for New York. Unfortunately, Bertie is landed with the
task of looking after Wilmot Malvern, a lad long cooped up with his mother Lady Malvern.
He turns out to be a limpet of the worst sort with the knack for clinging to Woosters.
On the ship Bertie also runs into Tuppy, who's off to America to become an
importer of cars to Britain. Once in New York, the mother's boy breaks loose onto
the nightclub scene with disasterous results, and Tuppy meets with similar lack of
success when he realizes he'll have to buy more than one car at a time and that
the steering wheel's on the wrong side.

Music:The Blue Room

Original Air Date: 29 March 1992


2. The Full House

* Jeeves and the Hard-Boiled Egg
* The Aunt and the Sluggard

The aunt of Bertie's poet friend, Rocky, wants him to go out and live the New York
nightlife and write her weekly letters so that she might experience it vicariously.
Rocky, however can't stand anything but his cabin the the wilderness of Long Island,
so Jeeves agrees to undergo the rigors and report back to Rocky. Another friend, Bicky,
loves New York, but his uncle thinks he should be in Colorado.
Jeeves suggests a bit of deception on his part as well, which works fine until relatives
of both friends show up in New York, both believing that Bertie's flat belongs to
their respective nephews. Solutions involve a lot of running about acting silly and
quite a bit of handshaking as well.

Music:Pinetop's Boogie Woogie, Honky Tonk Train Blues on the piano by Bertie and Jeeves (!)

Original Air Date: 5 April 1992


3. Introduction on Broadway

* The Artistic Career of Corky
* A Letter of Introduction
* Startling Dressiness of a Lift Attendant

Cyril Bassington-Bassington arrives in New York under specific instructions from
Aunt Agatha for Bertie to keep him out of theatrical circles - instructions which of course
Cyril rips up before Bertie can read them. So he lands a part in a Broadway musical called Ask Dad!
and Bertie tours the USA with the show.
Meanwhile, Bertie's struggling artist friend, Corky, needs help convincing his uncle that
the girl he wants to marry is suitable. Unfortunately Jeeves' solution may be too good.

Music: Ask Dad!, Fire!

Original Air Date: 12 April 1992


4. Right Ho, Jeeves

* The Mating Season

After a wild night with Catsmeat Potter-Pirbright, Gussie ends up in stir for wading about
Trafalgar fountain looking for Newts. For purely simple and logical reasons Bertie goes to
Devirill Hall pretending to be Gussie in order to win the aunts' approval of his marriage to
Madeline Basset, and Gussie must go under the name Bertie Wooster to woo Catsmeat's fiancÚ,
Gertrude Winkworth.

Music: Singing with Gussie, "Golfing Music"

Original Air Date: 19 April 1992


5. Hot Off the Press

* Jeeves Takes Charge
* The Mating Season

Sir Watkin Bassett is writing his memories, which could prove scandalous to everyone
in his life, so various members of society, such as Madeline Bassett,
and Lady Florence Cray -- to whom Bertie has recently become engaged --
all want Bertie to steal them.
Stiffy Byng is producing the village entertainment for Totleigh-on-the-Wold involving
Mike & Pat Cross talk between Gussie and Spode, and a song by her betrothed, Stinker Pinker.

Music: Nagasaki, A Hunting We Will Go!, Destiny (Violin Solo)

Original Air Date: 26 April 1992


6. Comrade Bingo

* Comrade Bingo, Jeeves Makes an Omelette

Bingo wears a false beard and pretends to be a Bolshevik to impress his latest love,
and Aunt Dahlia gets Bertie to become an art thief in order to convince a writer
to print her story in Milady's Boudoir.

Original Air Date: 3 May 1992


Series Four

1. Return to New York

* The Spot of Art
* The Delayed Exit of Claude and Eustace
* Fixing It for Freddie

Back in New York, Bertie comissions the artist with whom he's fallen in love to paint
a portrait of Aunt Agatha, and Tuppy's there trying to sell his recipe for
Cock-A-Leekie soup to Slingsby of Slingsby's Soups. When there's a car accident
involving the nasty Lucious Pim, and Claude and Eustace show up, things become of the
sort in which one finds Jeeves' intervention invaluable.

Music: You Do Something To Me, Time Without End, Cock-A-Leekie, Nightlife with
Claude & Eustace, Because My Baby Don't Mean Maybe Now.

Original Air Date: 16 May 1993


2. The Once and Future Ex

* Jeeves in the Morning

Bertie spends much time putting the old Wooster brain to use in devising schemes to
arrange the meeting of two tycoons. However, A more immediate concern is Stilton Cheesewright
and Lady Florence Craye, both of whom hold vastly differing yet equally unpleasant
opinions of Bertie - the former takes offense at his drinking and time spent with the later,
while Florence thinks that he has possibilities. The final scene involving Abraham Lincoln
climbing up the spire of the Empire State Building, amongst other things.

Music: Anything Goes, Eleven Thirty Saturday Night, The Blue Room

Original Air Date: 23 May 1993


3. Bridegroom Wanted

* Jeeves and the Greasy Bird
* Bingo and the Little Woman
* Plus A Good Deal of Clive Exton's Artistic License

Bingo's in love with another waitress, and the old Rosie M. Banks gag comes up again,
this time with an unfortunate twist. Unfortunately New York does not seem to be the
haven it once was, and the Glossops are in town looking to marry off Honoria.
Luckily, Blaire Egleston is in love with her and Bertie has just the plan to push him to propose.
But he may have pushed too hard.

Music: Puttin' on the Ritz, Nightlife with Honoria

Original Air Date: 30 May 1993


4. The Delayed Arrival

* Jeeves and the Feudal Spirit

Once more, Stilton Cheesewright and Lady Florence Craye loom large on the horizon,
with differing opinions this time, not only with regard to Bertram Wooster, but his moustache as well.
While Stilton works out in how many places he will break Bertie's spine, and how he's going to do it
without altering the Wooster dart skills (for he's drawn his name for the annual Drones Darts Tournament)
Jeeves must help Aunt Dahlia with her pearl-troubles, Percy Gorringe with his love troubles,
and Bertie with his upper-lip troubles.

Music: Pale Hands I Love, China Boy

Original Air Date: 6 June 1993


5. Trouble at Totleigh Towers

* Stiff Upper Lip, Jeeves

Certain members of the household believe there is a curse held over Totleigh Towers by a small
African totem. So Bertie gets involved in another retrieval project while the Gussie-Madeline romance
has developed it's final difficulties.

Music: Oh By Jingo, Amateur Dictator.

Original Air Date: 13 June 1993


6. The Ties That Bind

* Jeeves and the Tie That Binds
* Plus A Good Deal of Clive Exton's Artistic License

The Ganymede Club book has turned up missing, and Jeeves must return it at all costs.
Madeline Bassett's wedding doesn't procede as smoothly as planned.

Music: Walzing Matilda, Sheep May Safely Graze (Bach), The Wedding March.

Original Air Date: 20 June 1993


Länge: Minuten
Video Format: DVD -- 8 DVD(s)
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