Fawlty Towers script was faulty, according to BBC

By David Ellis
Updated June 28 2018 - 1:19pm, first published December 14 2017 - 12:00am
The Fawlty Towers team, Basil, Sybil, Polly the long-suffering maid, and Manuel the hotel’s constantly confused Spanish waiter. (BBC TV).
The Fawlty Towers team, Basil, Sybil, Polly the long-suffering maid, and Manuel the hotel’s constantly confused Spanish waiter. (BBC TV).

WEIRD as it sounds, one of the world’s greatest TV comedy series, Fawlty Towers almost never made it to air after BBC executives who read the script for the first episode, gave it an emphatic thumbs down.

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