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Beyond A Joke (2009)

ITV3 documentary. 5 episodes (1 series) in 2009. Features John Cleese, Paul Nicholas, Tony Benn, Carla Lane, Jonathan Harvey, Don Warrington, Ian Lavender and others.

Series 1, Episode 3 - Politically Incorrect

The series takes a look at some of the less politically correct sitcoms from the 1970s and 1980s and examines how attitudes to the humour they displayed has changed over time.

Broadcast details

Monday 18th May 2009
60 minutes


    Cast & crew

    Regular cast
    Tony Benn Self
    Jonathan Harvey Self
    Don Warrington Self
    Nina Myskow Self
    Edwina Currie Self
    Vanessa Feltz Self
    Sally Lindsay Self
    Jo Brand Self
    David Nobbs Self
    Trevor Bannister Self
    Wendy Richard Self
    Sam Kelly Self
    Alwyn W. Turner Self
    Shobna Gulati Self
    Antony Audenshaw Self
    Anna Raeburn Self
    Kate Robbins Self
    Anthony Booth (as Tony Booth) Self
    Dave Lamb Narrator
    Guest cast
    Michael Grade Self
    Gorden Kaye Self
    Patty Boulaye (as Patti Boulaye) Self
    Paul Barber Self
    Production team
    Vicky Thomas Director
    Vicky Thomas Producer
    Rachel Ashdown Executive Producer
    Neil Stewart Editor

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