Watch Series: Fortysomething Released in (2003) produced by UK, The TV Series categorized in Comedy, Drama, and content rating 1h with duration 60 min broadcasted as these networks STV, ITV1, Streamed at Putlocker & directed by Hugh Laurie, Nic Phillips. Fortysomething is a 2003 British comedy-drama series, starring and directed by Hugh Laurie as Paul Slippery, a doctor facing a mid-life crisis. His wife Estelle is starting a new career as a headhunter. His three sons, Rory, a student at the fictitious University of Reigate, Daniel and Edwin, are sex-obsessed. Meanwhile, Paul appears to hear the inner thoughts of others.
\nOther important characters include Paul's colleague and nemesis, Dr. Ronnie Pilfrey, and Estelle's new employer, Gwendolen Hartley.
\nThe series was written by Nigel Williams based on his 1999 novel of the same name. The six episodes of the series were broadcast on ITV. Although a ratings failure on first transmission, leading to it being moved to an off-peak timeslot midway through the run, the appearance of several actors who went on to greater fame has subsequently led the series to sell well on DVD.
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Runtime: 60 min
Date Published: 2003-06-29
Year Released: 2003
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Content Rating: 1h