Shelley: The Complete Series 2
Meet James Shelley. A highly educated student and bone-idle skiver, he spends his days pondering the philosophical implications of life whilst railing against the
bureaucratic machinery which has the gall to insist that he actually work for a living. After a record-breaking 74 eeks on the dole he now has a job in advertising, but he’s not well-suited to it as he is compelled to tell the truth! ob problems aside, he has to deal with an increasingly antankerous Fran and their impending marriage.
A long-running success for ITV-1 – ten series over thirteen years – Shelley featured a masterful performance by ywel Bennet as the bone-idle philosopher whose laziness is only outstripped by his desire for reason and argument.
Shelley and Fran start looking at properties within their price range.
Shelley comes a cropper at his new advertising job when he tells the truth.
Tea and Sympathy
Shelley discovers a fellow lodger passed out on the landing.
Hearth and Home
Shelley’s attempts to ‘get through’ to Fran fl ounder on a wall of silence.
Fran isn’t happy when Shelley tells her to visit junk shops rather than buy new.
It’s the eve of the big day and Shelley and Paul are well and truly tanked up.