Comedy Connections. Copyright: BBC.

Comedy Connections

BBC Two and BBC One documentary. 47 episodes (6 series), 2003 - 2008. Features Julia Sawalha and Doon Mackichan.

Series 1

1. Porridge

First broadcast: Monday 9th June 2003

Writers Dick Clement and Ian La Frenais, director-producer Sydney Lotterby and members of the cast give the inside story of Porridge.

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2. The Good Life

First broadcast: Monday 16th June 2003

The cast and production team of The Good Life look back at the hit BBC comedy series and discuss its success, impact and origins.

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3. Are You Being Served?

First broadcast: Monday 23rd June 2003

Through interviews with original cast members and those involved behind-the-scenes, this episode examines the legacy of Are You Being Served? and its huge success.

Features interviews with John Inman, Wendy Richard, David Croft, Jeremy Lloyd, Molly Sugden, and Frank Thornton.

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4. Men Behaving Badly

First broadcast: Monday 30th June 2003

The cast and production team of Men Behaving Badly look back at the hit BBC comedy series and discuss its success, impact and origins.

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5. Butterflies

First broadcast: Monday 7th July 2003

The cast and production team of Butterflies look back at the hit BBC comedy series and discuss its success, impact and origins.

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6. Only Fools And Horses

First broadcast: Monday 14th July 2003

The series charting the history of some of our best comedy shows, and finding out what the teams who made them have gone on to do since, takes a look at Only Fools And Horses, with contributions from John Sullivan, Ray Butt, David Jason, Nicholas Lyndhurst, Roger Lloyd Pack, John Challis and Sue Holderness.

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