Bring Me Morecambe And Wise. Image shows from L to R: Eric Morecambe, Ernie Wise. Copyright: North One Television.

Bring Me Morecambe And Wise

Gold documentary. 5 episodes (1 series) in 2012. Features Joan Morecambe, Eric Morecambe, Ernie Wise and Victoria Wood.

Bring Me Morecambe And Wise

2012 documentary series showcases rare and never seen before sketches and routines from much loved double act Morecambe & Wise

Genre
Documentary
Broadcast
2012
Channel
Gold
Episodes
5   (1 series)
Features
Joan Morecambe, Eric Morecambe, Ernie Wise and Victoria Wood
Director
Sean Doherty
Producer
Sean Doherty

With first hand testimony from Eric Morecambe's wife, Joan, and those who knew the duo best, Bring Me Morecambe And Wise blends comment with rare and unseen footage, providing a unique view of the pair whose comedy partnership lasted 43 years.

Each of the five episodes of this definitive guide to Eric and Ernie examines a particular theme, including their journey From Stage To Screen, The Sketches, The Plays, The Guests and The Christmas Specials and features some rare and unseen footage.

Famous fans, including Chris Tarrant, Stephen Mangan and Hugh Dennis talk about their love of the pair's comedy.

The series blends anecdotes from friends and family and provides a unique view of the pair whose comedy partnership produced some of the highest-ever TV ratings.

Production Details

Production company
Laugh track
None

Broadcast details

First broadcast
Wednesday 21st November 2012 on Gold at 9pm
Last new broadcast
Wednesday 19th December 2012 on Gold at 9pm
Length of episodes
1 hour
Last repeat
Tuesday 25th December 2018 at 9:30am
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