Samuel's aunt leaves him a fortune - subject to her final wish. 1770 America sitcom. Stars Andy Hamilton. From February 2001.
Samuel is left a fortune by his puritanical Aunt Sybil. But only if his family can fulfil her final wish.
Comedy set just before the American Revolution.
Written by Andy Hamilton and Jay Tarses.
Stars Jay Tarses as Samuel Oliphant, Andy Hamilton as Sergeant McGurk, James Fleet as Captain Brimshaw, Jan Ravens as Mary, Hugh Dennis as Ezekiel Spriggs, Penelope Nice as Cora Oliphant, Tony Maudsley as Joshua Oliphant and Phillip Pope as Snavely.
Producer: Paul Mayhew-Archer
First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in February 2001.