Lytton’s Diary DVD Box Set




Lytton’s Diary

The Complete Series in a Four DVD Box Set


Run Time: 660 mins approx

4 DVD Box Set | Years: 1983-1986 

Directors: Michael Ferguson, Herbert Wise, Peter Sasdy, Derek Bennett

Cast: Peter Bowles, Holly De Jong, Adam Norton, Harriet Keevil, Bernard Lloyd, Anna Nygh, Jeffrey Segal, Barbara Kellerman, Peter Ellis, James Aubrey and many more.

Peter Bowles gives a memorable performance as Fleet Street’s most successful gossip columnist, Neville Lytton. Co-created by Bowles, this highly popular drama started life as a single play in the Storyboard anthology before continuing through two critically acclaimed series. With appearances by Gwen Taylor, Ralph Bates, Pamela Salem, Jean Kent, Elspet Gray and Lee Patterson, this set comprises both series, each with six episodes, alongside the original Storyboard play.

Suave, shrewd and with an instinct for a good story (tempered by a strong sense of fair play and occasional threats of litigation …), Neville Lytton is justly famed for the Gossip Diary that peps up the pages of The Daily News. Society tit-bits often give way to high-profile exposés, however, when Lytton and his colleagues stumble upon shady dealings, corruption at the highest levels, cover-ups and con-artists…

Additional information

Weight 0.185 kg
Dimensions 13.5 × 19.5 × 2.5 cm