The Baldy Man was a character played by Gregor Fisher, a Scottish comedian. His chief attribute was his comb over hairstyle as well as his bumbling nature and plump figure. The series achieved respectable viewing figures but was not as successful as Mr. Bean. The show is not currently available on DVD.
He first appeared in a series of sketches in the BBC Scotland show Naked Video.
The Baldy Man was the title of a television show broadcast in two series comprising thirteen episodes on ITV, screening in 1995 and 1997. (The show was screened on Network Ten in Australia and internationally). Similar in style to the Mr. Bean series, the show was a sitcom with little to no dialogue. A few episodes were shown in America on Labor Day 1996 on The Family Channel (now ABC Family
Mother's Day / Smell - first broadcast: 11/09/1997
Goldrush / God - first broadcast: 15/10/1997
Barbecue / China Doll - first broadcast: 22/10/1997
Chauffeur of the Bride / Back Window - first broadcast: 26/10/1997
Casualty / Baby Sitting - first broadcast: 25/11/1997
Jigsaw / Murder - first broadcast: 17/12/1997
Litter Avenger / Aliens - first broadcast: 24/12/1998