The House Of The Spirit Levels

A six-part comedy by Nick Revell which alternates between the Andes, St Petersburg and west Yorkshire.

Tony Hardstaff returns to YORKshire after a ten-year absence and encounters his ancient father Obadiah, his Bronte-obsessed ex-girlfriend and the Morris Dancing Survivalist Militia.

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Nick Revell's bizarre comedy finds our hero Tony grappling with the Russian Mafia.

Nick Revell's bizarre comedy finds our hero Tony grappling with the Russian Mafia, and the gorgeous Natassia. From May 1997.

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A six-part comedy by Nick Revell which alternates between the Andes, St Petersburg and west Yorkshire.

Tony Hardstaff returns to YORKshire after a ten-year absence and encounters his ancient father Obadiah, his Bronte-obsessed ex-girlfriend and the Morris Dancing Survivalist Militia.

Tony is seduced by the beautiful Natassia Fillipovna Karamazov and has to escape from the RUSSIAn MAFIA.

Nick Revell's bizarre comedy finds our hero Tony in St Petersburg grappling with the Mafia - and the gorgeous Natasha.

Nick Revell's bizarre comedy finds Tony grappling with the Russian Mafia - and the gorgeous Natassia.

From May 1997.

Tony grapples with the Russian Mafia and the gorgeous Natassia.

Nick Revell's bizarre comedy finds our hero Tony grappling with the Russian Mafia - and the gorgeous Natassia. From May 1997.

Nick Revell's bizarre comedy finds our hero Tony grappling with the Russian Mafia.

Nick Revell has written and stars in a six-part comedy serial which travels from the Andes to St Petersburg and a town in West Yorkshire. He encounters his 183-year-old father Obadiah, his

Bronte-obsessed ex-girlfriend and the morris-dancing survivalist militia.

1: To Begin at the End. In which the hero is seduced by the physical charms of the impossibly beautiful Natassia Fillipovna Karamazov. with Morwenna Banks. Joanna Brooks , Jonathan Kydd , Peter Gunn ,

Peter Serafinowicz and Chris Pavlo. Music by Paul Mottram. Producer Paul Schlesinger # See This Week: page 6

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Tony returns home to Grimedale and discovers how the town has changed.

Tony returns home to Grimedale and discovers how the town has changed. Nick Revell's epic saga with David Swift. From May 1997.

Tony returns home to Grimedale and discovers how the town has changed. From May 1997.

Having escaped the clutches of Russian gangsters, Tony Hardstaff returns to Yorkshire and the bosom of his family he left a decade earlier.

But things have changed, and his 183-year-old father Obadiah and his mother Alice are less than pleased to see him.

Nick Revell 's six-part comedy saga continues. Starring David Swift as Obadiah, Maggie Steed as Alice,

Alison Steadman as Jane, and Nick Revell as Tony.

2: Tony returns to West Yorkshire and the family he left a decade earlier. with Peter Gunn , Peter Serafinowicz and Natalie Walter. Music by Paul Mottram Producer Paul Schlesinger

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Tony meets wandering corpses and visits a deranged teenage sweetheart.

Tony meets wandering corpses and visits a deranged teenage sweetheart. Nick Revell's epic saga with Peter Gunn. From May 1997.

Tony meets wandering corpses and visits a deranged teenage sweetheart. From May 1997.

Tony Hardstaff's life gets even more bizarre as he has to deal with wandering corpses.

Jane is so upset that her brother has returned to the family fold after ten years that she suffers a severe nose bleed.

His mother is so traumatised that she falls down dead.

Tony has to deal with two wandering corpses and a deranged ex-lover's dream of opening a chippie.

Tony Hardstaff's life gets ever more bizarre with two wandering corpses and a deranged ex-lover's dream of opening a chippie.

Nick Revell's epic saga with Peter Gunn.

From May 1997.

Nick Revell 's six-part comedy saga continues. Starring David Swift as Obadiah, Maggie Steed as Alice, Alison Steadman as Jane, Claire Skinner as Emily and Nick Revell as Tony.

3: Mum, Will You Shut Up Please Now You're Dead? On learning her brother has returned to the family after a ten-year absence, Jane is so upset that she has a severe nosebleed. Mother is so upset that she falls down dead. with Peter Gunn , Natalie Walter ,

Peter Serafinowicz and Joanna Brookes. Music by Paul Mottram. Producer Paul Schlesinger

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Tony goes on the run and the spaniel's secret is revealed.

Tony goes on the run and the spaniel's secret is revealed. Nick Revell's epic saga with Peter Serafinowicz. From May 1997.

Tony goes on the run and the spaniel's secret is revealed. From May 1997.

Nick Revell's epic saga with Peter Serafinowicz.

From May 1997.

In Nick Revell's comedy drama, Tony goes on the run and Sir Keith the spaniel's secret is finally revealed.

Tony Hardstaff has made contact with his former love, the beautiful but mad Emily Earnshaw.

On the day of his mother's funeral, can she save him from the hostility of his own family? And will the spirit of his mother return to haunt him?

After Alice's funeral, Tony goes on the run and Sir Keith the spaniel's secret is finally revealed.

Nick Revell 's six-part comedy saga continues. Starring David Swift as Obadiah, Maggie Steed as Alice, Alison Steadman as Jane, Claire Skinner as Emily and Nick Revell as Tony.

4: Tony Hardstaff has made contact with former true love Emily Earnshaw. with Peter Gunn , Natalie Walter ,

Peter Serafinowicz and Joanna Brookes. Music by Paul Mottram. Producer Paul Schlesinger

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Tony meets two old flames and some Russian gangsters. From May 1997.

Tony meets two old flames and some Russian gangsters. Nick Revell's epic comedy saga with Alison Steadman. From May 1997.

Tony meets two old flames and some Russian gangsters.

Nick Revell's epic comedy saga with Alison Steadman.

From May 1997.

A couple of old flames and some Russian gangsters turn up.

Tony Hardstaff's family saga continues - a couple of old flames and some Russian gangsters turn up.

The Hardstaff family pet spaniel has been revealed as Elvis Presley reincarnated.

Tony's nemesis is fast approaching as the struggle to protect the ancient fish and chip shop suffers a severe setback.

Nick Revell 's 's six-part comedy continues. 5: Treachery with A Cricket Sock in Its Face. With David Swift as Obadiah,

Maggie Steed as Alice,

Alison Steadman as Jane, Claire Skinner as Emily and Nick Revell as Tony. with Peter Gunn , Natalie Walter.

Peter Serafinowicz , Joanna Brookes , Tracy Ann Oberman and Chris Pavio. Music by Paul Mottram. Producer Paul Schlesinger

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Tony ends up in South America and Joanna plans an attack on Yorkshire. Nick Revell's epic comedy saga. From June 1997.

Tony ends up in South America and Joanna plans an attack on Yorkshire. From June 1997.

Tony ends up in South America and Joanna plans an attack on Yorkshire.

Nick Revell's epic comedy saga.

From June 1997.

The concluding part of Nick Revell 's comedy saga. With David Swift as Obadiah, Maggie Steed as Alice, Alison Steadman as Jane,

Claire Skinner as Emily and Nick Revell as Tony. The narrator is Alistair McGowan. Tony discovers the pleasures of tequila while on a plane bound for Venezuela. with Peter Gunn , Natalie Walter ,

Peter Serafinowicz and Joanna Brookes. Music by Paul Mottram. Producer Paul Schlesinger

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Tony finds himself in South America, while Joanna plans an attack on Yorkshire.

How will it end?

Black sheep of the family Tony Hardstaff boards a plane bound for Venezuela, where he discovers the pleasures of tequila.

But can he escape the clutches of his family once and for all?

Tony finds himself in South America where he meets a priest on a plane, whilst Joanna plans an attack on Yorkshire.

Tony finds himself in South America whilst Joanna plans an attack on Yorkshire.

Tony ends up in South America and Joanna plans an attack on Yorkshire.

Nick Revell's epic comedy saga.