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Live From Leicester Square

Live From Leicester Square

Best-selling comedy historian Robert Ross has worked with and written about everyone and everything from the Carry Ons and Monty Python to Last Of The Summer Wine and The League Of Gentlemen. Now he hosts a new series of podcasts documenting discussions held with some great practitioners of the art of comedy. Recorded during 2015, the lively and vibrant shows feature guests from Barry Cryer to Vera Day and Danny Baker, and cover the guest's career in comedy, as well as their personal favourites and influences.

Series 2 follows in 2017.

Series 1, Episode 8 - Danny Baker

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Published: 26th June 2016.   Length: 82 mins.   Size: 149mb

The always entertaining Danny Baker talks about a variety of topics related to his career, from his early days on radio to the success of Cradle To Grave.

Previous Episodes

Vera Day.

Series 1, Episode 7 - Vera Day

12th June 2016.   39 minutes.

Vera Day talks about her career in film, television and stage. She chats about her work on the Hammer film series, how itching powder complicated one role, what it was...


Trevor & Simon. Image shows from L to R: Trevor Neal, Simon Hickson. Copyright: Rob Greig.

Series 1, Episode 5 - Trevor and Simon

15th May 2016.   84 minutes.

Legends of Saturday morning kids' TV, Trevor & Simon, join Robert Ross in this edition of Live From Leicester Square. The duo talk about their new online comedy project [linksubtle=]Strangeness...



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