|Who is it?||Actress|
|Created by||Carla Lane|
|Directed by||Gareth Gwenlan|
|Starring||Felicity Kendal Jack Galloway Peter McEnery Jane Asher|
|Country of origin||United Kingdom|
|No. of series||2|
|No. of episodes||12|
|Running time||30 minutes|
|Original release||17 January 1985 – 26 February 1987|
The Mistress aired for two series, each of six 30 minute episodes, from 17 January 1985 to 26 February 1987. The episodes originally at 9.00pm on Thursdays on BBC2.
Similar to Carla Lane's other sitcoms, including Butterflies and Solo (which also starred Felicity Kendal), The Mistress has a serious theme – that of an affair. The series was produced and directed by Gareth Gwenlan. The Mistress was filmed in Bath, Somerset, the florist shop being in Abbey Green, Bath and Maxine's house location at 26 St Mark's Road, Bath.
The two series of The Mistress will be released in a boxset in Region 2 (UK) on 10 March 2014.