Get Back (TV series)

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Get Back
Created by Maurice Gran
Laurence Marks
Starring Ray Winstone
Carol Harrison
Larry Lamb
Jane Booker
John Bardon
Kate Winslet
Michelle Cattini
Country of origin United Kingdom
Original language(s) English
No. of series 2
No. of episodes 15
Production
Running time 30 minutes
Production company(s) Alomo Productions
Distributor FremantleMedia
Release
Original network BBC1
Picture format 4:3
Audio format Stereo
Original release 26 October 1992 (1992-10-26) – 15 November 1993 (1993-11-15)

Get Back is a British sitcom written by Laurence Marks and Maurice Gran which ran for two series between 26 October 1992 and 15 November 1993. It followed the Sweet family, led by father Martin, played by Ray Winstone, a self-made man who lost his money in the recession of the early 1990s and has to downsize, moving in with his father in a council flat.[1] It is notable for the early appearance of Kate Winslet, who played one of the family's daughters. The series title, the character names and the titles of each episode were all inspired by Beatles songs.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Leith, William (20 September 1992). "It's a funny business". The Independent on Sunday. Retrieved 25 September 2010. 

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