A season of dramas broadcast on BBC Four in 2008. They charted the dark and hidden side of some of Britain's most famous comedy stars. This strand included the repeat of the 2006 Kenneth Williams biopic.
Biopic starring Michael Sheen as Carry On star Kenneth Williams. A portrait of a fastidious performer who hankered after recognition.
Controversial biopic charting the complex relationship between Harry H Corbett and Wilfrid Brambell. Stars Jason Isaacs and Phil Davis.
Biopic starring Ken Stott as troubled comic genius Tony Hancock and Maxine Peake as Joan Le Mesurier.
Biopic from BBC Four's The Curse Of Comedy strand. Trevor Eve plays the womanising presenter.
David Walliams stars as his comedy hero Frankie Howerd is this humorous and poignant story of the comedian's fight with his inner demons.
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