An Hour With Jon Pertwee
Radio recording of Doctor Who star Jon Pertwee entertaining an audience with the story of his career
The star of Doctor Who, The Navy Lark and Worzel Gummidge, actor Jon Pertwee entertains an audience with his one-man biographical show - sharing tales from his very early days through to his career highlights.
Jon recalls life at school and in the navy during the war. Staying afloat, he moves onto working on popular BBC radio comedy The Navy Lark - and reveals how one of his co-stars was instrumental in him taking over from Patrick Troughton as Doctor Who for BBC TV in the 1970s.
- Production company
- Laugh track
- Live audience
- First broadcast
- Saturday 17th May 2008 on BBC Radio 7 at 8am
- Episode length
- 1 hour
- Last repeat
- Sunday 12th April 2015 at 11:00am on Radio 4 Extra