As a charming piece of British eye candy played by Anthony Head and his beautiful neighbor played by Sharon Maughan became totally besotted with one another, we became enchanted by them.
Oddly, in the UK version Tony Head's character was named Mathew, but in the U.S. version, he was "Michael". Sharon Maughan's character was never named.
On both sides of the Pond, each installment was eagerly awaited. In the UK, the commercials were even more popular than episodes of "Coronation Street".
Here are eleven of the commercials (for Nescafe) in sequence:
And what could be called "Morning After" (obviously for U.S. audiences, as it features Taster's Choice):
Makes you wonder if she really ran out of coffee...