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Blackpool Big Night Out

BBC Two documentary about entertainment in Blackpool. 1 episode in 2012. Features Tommy Cannon, Bobby Ball, Roy Chubby Brown, Keith Harris and others.

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Blackpool Big Night Out

Documentary exploring the comedy and entertainment heritage of Blackpool

Genre
Documentary
Broadcast
2012
Channel
BBC Two
Episodes
1
Features
Tommy Cannon, Bobby Ball, Roy Chubby Brown, Keith Harris, Ken Dodd, Syd Little, Tony Jo, Gary Morecambe and others
Director
Andy Humphries
Producer
Andy Humphries

Exploring Blackpool's history as the beating heart of British entertainment. The Lancashire coastal town launched the careers of Morecambe and Wise, attracted stars as big as Sinatra and is still the spiritual home of the likes of Ken Dodd, Cannon and Ball and many others. A town through the eyes of the people who played there.

Production Details

Production company
Laugh track
None

Broadcast details

First broadcast
Wednesday 26th December 2012 on BBC Two at 8pm
Episode length
1 hour

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