Holding the Baby

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Holding the Baby
Created by Dominic Minghella
Mark Wadlow
Starring Nick Hancock
Country of origin United Kingdom
No. of series 2
No. of episodes 13
Running time 30mins (inc. adverts)
Production company(s) Granada Television
Original channel ITV
Picture format 4:3
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.