The Frankie Howerd Variety Show. Copyright: BBC.

The Frankie Howerd Variety Show

BBC Radio 2 variety. 12 episodes (2 series), 1978 - 1979. Stars Frankie Howerd.

The Frankie Howerd Variety Show

A spectacular show in which Frankie Howerd introduces international stars from the world of entertainment

Genre
Variety
Broadcast
1978 - 1979
Channel
BBC Radio 2
Episodes
12   (2 series)
Star
Frankie Howerd
Writers
Rory McGrath, Laurence Marks, Maurice Gran, Jimmy Mulville and Clive Anderson
Producers
Richard Willcox and Griff Rhys Jones

Comedian Frankie Howerd hosts his own variety series, introducing guests from the worlds of music and comedy to entertain the audience.

Production Details

Production company
Laugh track
Live audience

Broadcast details

First broadcast
Tuesday 10th October 1978 on BBC Radio 2 at 10pm
Last new broadcast
Tuesday 18th September 1979 on BBC Radio 2 at 10pm
Length of episodes
1 hour
Last repeat
Sunday 21st May 2017 at 8:00am on Radio 4 Extra