Freddie Fox.

Mr Waring Of The BBC

BBC Radio 4 comedy drama about fame. 1 episode in 2021. Stars Freddie Fox, Robert Bathurst, Clive Hayward, Tony Turner and others.

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Mr Waring Of The BBC

Real-life comedy drama about a man seeking fame with a new line in comedy

Genre
Comedy Drama
Broadcast
2021
Channel
BBC Radio 4
Episodes
1
Starring
Freddie Fox, Robert Bathurst, Clive Hayward, Tony Turner, Elinor Coleman, Simon Ludders, Marilyn Nnadebe, Stewart Campbell and others
Writer
Freddie Phillips
Director
Gemma Jenkins

Success beckons when a young entertainer with "a new line in comedy" lands the leading role in a BBC radio show.

Based on the true story of Peter Waring, whose desire for a better life brought him fame and infamy.

Production Details

Production company
Also known as
  • Drama: Mr Waring Of The BBC (Other official name)
Laugh track
None

Broadcast details

First broadcast
Tuesday 22nd June 2021 on BBC Radio 4 at 2:15pm
Episode length
45 minutes