Auf Wiedersehen, Pet (UK)
The adventures of a gang of British workmen abroad. Combines black and white humour with moments of drama, poignancy and drunkenness. The lads head to Germany seeking work, and are thrown together by virtue of shared nationality and a run-down wooden hut.
Last Episode05x02 Au Revoir: Part 2 Aired: Dec. 29, 2004
Barry is kidnapped and the lads go on a quest to find him.
Series Fun Facts
- Jimmy Nail had done a spell of manual work in Germany himself, before filming the series.
- The only characters to appear in all 40 episodes are Dennis (Tim Healy), Neville (Kevin Whately), Oz (Jimmy Nail) and Barry (Timothy Spall).
- Jimmy Nail won the part of Oz after auditioning for a walk-on part in the show.