Fawlty Towers (1975/1979)
Fawlty Towers was a BBC television sitcom broadcast on BBC2 in 1975 and 1979. Twelve episodes were made (two seasons of six episodes each). The show was created and written by John Cleese and Connie Booth, who both also starred in the show. They were married at the time of series 1, but divorced before recording series 2. One of the best loved shows in British popular culture, it was ranked No. 1 on a list of the 100 Greatest British Television Programmes drawn up by the British Film Institute in 2000. The full series is here.
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