The Maltby Collection

Sitcom set in a museum.

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The new deputy museum curator gets a shock. Reginald Perrin writer David Nobbs's sitcom with Julian Rhind-Tutt. From June 2007.

The new deputy museum curator gets a shock. Reginald Perrin writer David Nobbs' sitcom with Julian Rhind-Tutt. From June 2007.

The new deputy museum curator gets a shock.

Reginald Perrin writer David Nobbs' sitcom with Julian Rhind-tutt.

From June 2007.

With Julian Rhind-tutt.

The new deputy curator is set for a brilliant (if rather short) career at the museum.

On becoming deputy director of painting and sculpture, it soon becomes clear that the son of a self-made biscuit mogul is not going to fit easily into the insular world of antiquities.

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Deputy curator Rod steps up his campaign to save the museum and pursue Prunella. With Julian Rhind-Tutt. From June 2007.

Deputy curator Rod steps up his campaign to save the museum and pursue Prunella.

Deputy curator Rod steps up his campaign to save the museum, and to pursue Prunella. With Julian Rhind-Tutt. From June 2007.

Deputy curator Rod steps up his campaign to save the museum - and to pursue Prunella.

With Julian Rhind-tutt.

From June 2007.

Rod's campaign to save the museum gathers pace - as does his pursuit of Prunella.

With Julian Rhind-tutt and Geoffrey Palmer.

Rod's campaign to save the museum gathers pace.

Rod's efforts to save the collection from closure are threatening his boss's early retirement.

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Curators Rod and Julian are both planning grand gestures. David Nobbs comedy starring Geoffrey Palmer and Julian Rhind-tutt. From June 2007.

Curators Rod and Julian are both planning grand gestures.

Curators Rod and Julian are both planning grand gestures. David Nobbs comedy stars Geoffrey Palmer and Julian Rhind-tutt. From June 2007.

Stars Geoffrey Palmer and Julian Rhind-tutt.

From June 2007.

David Nobbs comedy with Geoffrey Palmer.

Rod and Julian are both planning Grand Gestures.

But what will the lovely Prunella make of it all?

Rod and Julian, competing for Prunella's affections, both seek help from security chief Des.

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Museum director Walter Brindle has important news and love is in the air for some staff. Stars Geoffrey Palmer. From July 2007.

Museum director Walter Brindle has important news and love is in the air for some staff.

Stars Geoffrey Palmer.

From July 2007.

The collection is saved, leaving the staff with the time and energy to pursue romance.

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Senior museum staff head to a conference on the Isle of Wight, leaving Rod in charge. Stars Geoffrey Palmer. From July 2007.

Senior museum staff head to a conference on the Isle of Wight, leaving Rod in charge.

Stars Geoffrey Palmer.

From July 2007.

The senior museum management team head off to a conference on the Isle of Wight, leaving Rod in charge of the museum.

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A TV detective star fancies Prunella during filming at the museum. With Geoffrey Palmer and guest Hugh Dennis. From July 2007.

A TV detective star fancies Prunella during filming at the museum.

With Geoffrey Palmer and guest Hugh Dennis.

From July 2007.

A TV crew takes over the museum and Prunella gets involved in the action.

With guest stars Hugh Dennis and Barry Cryer.

The super-suave star takes a fancy to Prunella, leaving Rod and Julian feeling marginalised.

Eva's sickly husband visits the museum to see the filming.

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With the museum stuck in the past, modernising deputy curator Rod wants to make it sexy. Stars Geoffrey Palmer. From June 2008.

With the museum stuck in the past, modernising deputy-curator Rod wants to make it sexy.

Stars Geoffrey Palmer.

From June 2008.

The Maltby Collection is the sitcom in which an over-amorous staff struggle to keep a little known London museum ticking over.

As ever new recruit Rod Millet is trying to drag the collection into the 21st century.

In this first episode of the new series he's decided to track down any living heir to the museum's founders in the hope of getting round some of the more restrictive conditions of their original bequest.

CAST:

Rod Millet...

Julian Rhind-tutt

Walter Brindle...

Geoffrey Palmer

Prunella Edgecumbe...

Rachel Atkins

Julian Crumb-Loosely...

Ben Willbond

Susie Maltby...

Margaret Cabourn-Smith

Wilf Arbuthnot...

Geoff McGivern

Eva Tattle...

Julia Deakin

Des Wainwright...

Michael Smiley

Stelios Constantinopoulis...

Chris Pavlo

Produced by Colin Anderson.

The museum is still stuck in the past.

Rod decides to take modernising action.

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Deputy curator Rod holds a museum press conference, and Walter hits on Susie Maltby.

Deputy curator Rod holds a museum press conference, and Walter hits on Susie Maltby. Stars Geoffrey Palmer. From June 2008.

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Will the museum's first ever Sunday opening run smoothly? Stars Julian Rhind-tutt and Geoffrey Palmer. From June 2008.

Will the museum's first ever Sunday opening run smoothly?

The Maltby Collection has its first Sunday opening with chaotic results, Julian and Prunella make an announcement and Rod is asked out to dinner.

CAST:

Rod Millet...

Julian Rhind-tutt

Walter Brindle...

Geoffrey Palmer

Prunella Edgecumbe...

Rachel Atkins

Julian Crumb-Loosely...

Ben Willbond

Susie Maltby...

Margaret Cabourn-Smith

Wilf Arbuthnot...

Geoff McGivern

Eva Tattle...

Julia Deakin

Des Wainwright...

Michael Smiley

Stelios Constantinopoulis...

Chris Pavlo

Produced by Colin Anderson.

The museum has its first Sunday opening, with chaotic results.

Will the museum's first-ever Sunday opening run smoothly? Stars Julian Rhind-tutt and Geoffrey Palmer.

From June 2008.

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At the museum's first children's day, the dog counting competition is not going well. Stars Geoffrey Palmer. From June 2008.

The museum holds a children's day, but the dog counting competition does not go well.

At the museum's first children's day - the dog counting competition is not going well.

Stars Geoffrey Palmer.

From June 2008.

Julian Rhind-tutt and Geoffrey Palmer star in series 2 of Reginald Perrin writer David Nobbs' museum-based sitcom.

It's the first Children's Day at The Maltby Collection and the museum's Spot the Dog Kiddies Competition Advisory Committee cannot bring themselves to decide on anything.

CAST:

Rod Millet...

Julian Rhind-tutt

Walter Brindle...

Geoffrey Palmer

Prunella Edgecumbe...

Rachel Atkins

Julian Crumb-Loosely...

Ben Willbond

Susie Maltby...

Margaret Cabourn-smith

Wilf Arbuthnot...

Geoff Mcgivern

Eva Tattle...

Julia Deakin

Des Wainwright...

Michael Smiley

Stelios Constantinopoulis...

Chris Pavlo

Produced by Colin Anderson.

The museum holds a children's day, but the dog counting competition is not going well.

The museum holds its first children's day, but the dog counting competition is not going well.

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The museum staff pitch their ideas for a special exhibition. Stars Geoffrey Palmer and Julian Rhind-tutt. From June 2008.

The museum staff pitch their ideas for a special exhibition. Stars Geoffrey Palmer.

The museum staff pitch their ideas for a special exhibition.

Stars Geoffrey Palmer and Julian Rhind-tutt.

From June 2008.

Stars Geoffrey Palmer.

The Maltby Collection's staff pitch their ideas for a special exhibition to be hosted by the museum, Prunella suffers from cold feet and Des resigns.

again.

CAST:

Rod Millet...

Julian Rhind-tutt

Walter Brindle...

Geoffrey Palmer

Prunella Edgecumbe...

Rachel Atkins

Julian Crumb-Loosely...

Ben Willbond

Susie Maltby...

Margaret Cabourn-Smith

Wilf Arbuthnot...

Geoff McGivern

Eva Tattle...

Julia Deakin

Des Wainwright...

Michael Smiley

Stelios Constantinopoulis...

Chris Pavlo

Produced by Colin Anderson.

The museum staff pitch their ideas for the special exhibition.

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Love is all around? It is Prunella and Julian's wedding day. Stars Geoffrey Palmer and Julian Rhind-Tutt. From July 2008.

Love is all around? It's Prunella and Julian's wedding day. Stars Geoffrey Palmer and Julian Rhind-Tutt. From July 2008.

Love is all around? It's Prunella and Julian's wedding day.

Stars Geoffrey Palmer.

Stars Geoffrey Palmer and Julian Rhind-tutt.

From July 2008.

Sitcom by David Nobbs, set in a museum.

The day of Julian and Prunella's wedding dawns.

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Sitcom by David Nobbs, set in a museum.

Walter continues to be suspicious of his wife's attempts at reconciliation, and the Crumb-Looselys' long-distance relationship steers towards the rocks.

Rod Millet....Julian Rhind-tutt

Walter Brindle....Geoffrey Palmer

Prunella Edgecumbe....Rachel Atkins

Susie Maltby....Margaret Cabourn-smith

Julian Crumb-Loosely....Ben Willbond

Wilf Arbuthnot....Geoff McGivern

Eva Tattle....Juklia Deakin

Des Wainwright....Michael Smiley

Stelios Constantinopoulis....Chris Pavlo

Gloria Brindle....Helen Atkinson-wood

Vicar....Stephen K Amos

Love is in the air at the museum, and surely nothing can go wrong... can it?

Sitcom by David Nobbs, set in a museum.

Walter continues to be suspicious of his wife's attempts at reconciliation, and the Crumb-Looselys' long-distance relationship steers towards the rocks.

Rod Millet....Julian Rhind-Tutt
Walter Brindle....Geoffrey Palmer
Prunella Edgecumbe....Rachel Atkins
Susie Maltby....Margaret Cabourn-Smith
Julian Crumb-Loosely....Ben Willbond
Wilf Arbuthnot....Geoff McGivern
Eva Tattle....Juklia Deakin
Des Wainwright....Michael Smiley
Stelios Constantinopoulis....Chris Pavlo
Gloria Brindle....Helen Atkinson-Wood
Vicar....Stephen K Amos.