Executive Stress

Executive Stress (1986)

  • Genre: Comedy
  • First Air Date: 1986-10-20
  • Last Air Date: 1988-12-27
  • Total Seasons: 3
  • Total Episodes: 19
  • Status: Ended
  • Episode Runtime: 30 min.
  • Networks: ITV1
star 5.6/10
From 3 Ratings


Executive Stress is a British sitcom that aired on ITV from 1986 to 1988. Produced by Thames Television, it first aired on 20 October 1986. After three series, the last episode aired on 27 December 1988. Written by George Layton, Executive Stress stars Penelope Keith as Caroline Fairchild, a middle-aged woman who decides to go back to work. Her husband, Donald, is played by Geoffrey Palmer in the first series. However, Palmer was unable to return for the second series, so Peter Bowles played Donald in the last two series. Keith and Bowles had previously appeared in together in To the Manor Born.

  • Keywords: workplace, sitcom, workplace comedy
  • Executive Stress Trailer

    Is Executive Stress on Netflix?

    Is Executive Stress on Netflix? Unfortunately this serie is not yet available on Netflix.

    Executive Stress Seasons

    Season 1

    First Air Date: 1986-10-20
    7 Episodes

    Season 2

    First Air Date: 1987-09-21
    6 Episodes

    Season 3

    First Air Date: 1988-11-22
    6 Episodes

    Executive Stress Episodes

    Title Air Date Duration
    Season 1Episode 1Episode 125 min
    Season 1Episode 2Episode 225 min
    Season 1Episode 3Episode 325 min
    Season 1Episode 4Episode 425 min
    Season 1Episode 5Episode 525 min
    Season 1Episode 6Episode 625 min
    Season 1Episode 7Episode 725 min
    Season 2Episode 1Episode 125 min
    Season 2Episode 2Episode 225 min
    Season 2Episode 3Episode 325 min
    Season 2Episode 4Episode 425 min
    Season 2Episode 5Episode 525 min
    Season 2Episode 6Episode 625 min
    Season 3Episode 1Episode 125 min
    Season 3Episode 2Episode 225 min
    Season 3Episode 3Episode 325 min
    Season 3Episode 4Episode 425 min
    Season 3Episode 5Episode 525 min
    Season 3Episode 6Episode 625 min
    • Geoffrey Palmer

    • Peter Bowles

    • Penelope Keith

    • Wanda Ventham

    • Timothy Carlton

    • Donald Pickering

    • Geoffrey Whitehead

    • Prunella Gee

    • Mark Ellis

    • Ben Aris

    • Jo Warne

    Production John Howard Davies Producer
    Production James Gilbert Producer