Holding the Baby

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Holding the Baby
Genre Sitcom, Comedy
Created by Dominic Minghella
Mark Wadlow
Starring Nick Hancock (Series 1)
Hugh Bonneville (Series 2)
Country of origin United Kingdom
Original language(s) English
No. of series 2
No. of episodes 13
Running time 30mins (inc. adverts)
Production company(s) Granada Television
Original network ITV
Picture format 4:3
Audio format Stereo
Original release 24 January 1997 (1997-01-24) – 20 August 1998 (1998-08-20)

Holding the Baby is a 1997 UK sitcom television series produced by Granada Television. It lasted for two series. The series' average audience in 1997 was 6.85 million viewers, making it the 16th-highest rated British sitcom that year.[1]

It was later remade in the United States for Fox Television in 1998; this version lasted only one season.

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  1. ^ Midgely, Carol (17 January 1998). "ITV comedy: it's no laughing matter", The Times, p. 20.

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