The Benny Hill Show Wikia


Episode: 34
Date: December 26, 1978
Time: 50:50
Musical Director: Ronnie Aldrich
Vocals: The Ladybirds
Choreography: Samantha Stephens
Producer: Ronald Fouracre
Director: Ronnie Aldrich
Writer: Benny Hill


Friday ep00


Friday ep02
  • Grand Wheelchair Rally
  • The Telephone Exchange
  • Friday Night Fever
  • Tag: Crime Doesn't Pay


Friday ep01
Friday ep03
Friday ep04


  • Fred Scuttle - "Stand where I told you!"
    Arnold - "You told me to stand here!"
    Fred Scuttle - "Never mind where I told you to stand, stand where I told you!"

  • Fred Scuttle - "In what battle did Garibaldi die? His last one."

  • Fred Scuttle - "What do you call a man who marries another man? A Vicar."

  • Fred Scuttle - "What do you call a middle-aged Englishman who lives on a Polynesian island with four nineteen-year-old English girls? Bloody lucky."

  • Henry McGee - "This is without a doubt the most ill-run, run-down, disgusting eating place I have ever been, and you are the most inept incompetent boorish waiter I have ever encountered!"
    Waiter - "It is too late to apologize!!"


Friday ep05
  • First appearance of Louise English
  • The opening acts feature the Shillelagh Brothers; if one looks closer, one of them is actually a sister - a gag that seems to have slipped past many viewers.
  • Return of Sue Upton after several episode absence.
  • "Friday Night Fever" is a spoof of the 1970s dance movie, "Saturday Night Fever."
  • Selected sketches from this episode appear in the "Video Sideshow" VHS from HBO Home Video.