As actress Paula Wilcox sets to star in a revival of Driving Miss Daisy on the Yorkshire stage, we take a look at her TV career in comedy.
One of her biggest hits was Man About the House in which she co-starred with Richard O'Sullivan.
5. 6. Sitcoms of Paula Wilcox
Blue Heaven was a British television sitcom that starred Frank Skinner, Conleth Hill, John Forgeham, Nadim Sawalha and Paula Wilcox.''It featured guest stars such as Bill Bailey, Bob Goody, Tamsin Greig, Lucy Davis, Beryl Reid, Philip Glenister and John Thomson.''It first appeared on Channel 4 as a one-off pilot in the series Bunch of Five in 1992, and was followed by one series of six episodes in 1994. It was described by Skinner as "a love-letter to the Black Country".
Mount Pleasant was a British comedy-drama which first aired on Sky 1 in 2011.''The show moved to Sky Living in 2012, before moving back to Sky 1 in 2015. The show ended in a 90-minute special in 2017.''Set in Manchester, the show was about the day-to-day life of the main character Lisa, her husband, her dad, as well as neighbours and colleagues. ''Each episode was an hour long and takes place in various locations, including the cul-de-sac Lisa lives in, her workplace and local pub The Dog and Dart.