A Fine Romance, which stars real-life married couple Judi Dench and Michael Williams is about two middle-aged people who are terribly shy and who fall in love. Their courtship is a rocky one as both characters are set in their ways and are tired of the rules of dating.
Last Episode04x07 Happy Ever After? Aired: Feb. 17, 1984
Mike and Laura are more stunned than thrilled about their decision, and the fuss Laura's family makes doesn't help. When the farmhouse slips …
Series Fun Facts
- Despite often saying that Laura is younger than Jane Fonda, Judi Dench is in fact three years older.
- In every episode a single chrysanthemum or rose or both can be found. The daisy is normally at Mike's work, and the rose is normally at Laura's apartment or at their apartment.
- At a party given by her sister Helen (Susan Penhaligon) in the first episode, Laura (Judi Dench) is reading the novel "Bouquet Of Barbed Wire", which had been dramatized for television five…
[show]At a party given by her sister Helen (Susan Penhaligon) in the first episode, Laura (Judi Dench) is reading the novel "Bouquet Of Barbed Wire", which had been dramatized for television five years earlier starring Penhaligon. The edition Laura is reading features Susan Penhaligon on the book's front cover and Dench makes a knowing reference to this by peering confusedly at the picture as if to indicate the face in it looks very familiar to her.