The Mistress

The Mistress

Jan. 17, 1985
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Seasons and episodes

1Season 1 Jan. 17, 1985
2Season 2 Jan. 22, 1987




Jane Asher isHelen Carpenter
Helen Carpenter
Peter McEnery isLuke Carpenter
Luke Carpenter
Felicity Kendal isMaxine Mansel
Maxine Mansel


The Mistress is a British sitcom that aired on BBC2 from 1985 to 1987. Starring Felicity Kendal and Jane Asher, it was written by Carla Lane. The Mistress features Kendal playing Maxine, a young florist who is having an affair with a married man, whose wife was played by Jane Asher. It was disliked by some viewers, who were unhappy at seeing Felicity Kendal, who was best known as the innocent Barbara Good, playing a woman sleeping with someone else’s husband.

The Mistress
Original title The Mistress
TMDb Rating 6 1 votes
First air date Jan. 17, 1985
Last air date Feb. 26, 1987
Seasons 2
Episodes 12
Average Duration 30 minutes

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