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Eric Chappell

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Occupation  Scriptwriter
Name  Eric Chappell
Genre  Television

Period  1973-1992
Nationality  British
Role  Writer
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Notable works  The Squirrels (1974-1977) Rising Damp (1974-1978) Only When I Laugh (1979-1982) Misfits (1981) The Bounder (1982-1983) Duty Free (1984-1986) Home to Roost (1985-1990) Singles (1984-1991) Natural Causes (1988) Haggard (1990-1992) Fiddlers Three (1991)
Books  The banana box, It can damage your health, More duty free
TV shows  Rising Damp, Home to Roost, The Squirrels, The Bounder, You Again?
Similar People  Leonard Rossiter, Don Warrington, Christopher Strauli, Richard Beckinsale, Reece Dinsdale

Interview: Eric Chappell

Eric Chappell (born 1933, Grantham, Lincolnshire) is an English comedy writer who wrote and co-wrote a number of the UK's biggest sitcom hits during the 1970s, 1980s, and 1990s. His successes include The Squirrels, Rising Damp, Only When I Laugh, The Bounder, Duty Free, Singles, Haggard, Home to Roost and Fiddlers Three.

He also wrote the stage plays The Banana Box (later turned into the sitcom Rising Damp), Only When I Laugh (based on the earlier sitcom), Natural Causes, Theft and Dead Reckoning.


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