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The Cuckoo Waltz 

The series, which was set in 1970s and early 1980s Manchester, dealt with the comic complications that ensue when impoverished newly-weds Chris and Fliss Hawthorne (David Roper and Diane ... See full summary »
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Series cast summary:
Diane Keen ...  Fliss Hawthorne 26 episodes, 1975-1980
David Roper David Roper ...  Chris Hawthorne 26 episodes, 1975-1980
Clare Kelly Clare Kelly ...  Connie Wagstaffe 22 episodes, 1975-1980
Lewis Collins ...  Gavin Rumsey 19 episodes, 1975-1977
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The series, which was set in 1970s and early 1980s Manchester, dealt with the comic complications that ensue when impoverished newly-weds Chris and Fliss Hawthorne (David Roper and Diane Keen) take in lodger Gavin Rumsey (Lewis Collins) to ease their financial problems. Collins left after three series and was replaced by Ian Saynor as Adrian Lockett in the fourth series.

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Lewis Collins left the series after season 3 to start working on The Professionals, and was replaced by Ian Saynor. See more »

Soundtracks

Gökvalsen
(uncredited)
("The Cuckoo Waltz")
Composed by Johann Emanuel Jonasson
Arranged by Derek Hilton
(Theme tune)
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UK

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English

Release Date:

27 October 1975 (UK) See more »

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Granada Television See more »
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Mono

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Color

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1.33 : 1
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