Comedy Connections. Copyright: BBC
Comedy Connections

Comedy Connections

  • TV documentary
  • BBC Two / BBC One
  • 2003 - 2008
  • 47 episodes (6 series)

A series of comedy documentaries, examining one hit comedy show per episode, with cast and crew interviews providing additional background info. Features Julia Sawalha and Doon Mackichan.

Episode menu

Series 1, Episode 3 - Are You Being Served?

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.

Broadcast details

Monday 23rd June 2003
30 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Sunday 28th August 2016 11:25pm BBC1
Monday 29th August 2016 12:25am BBC2 Scot
Monday 29th August 2016 12:25am BBC1 Scot

Cast & crew

Julia Sawalha Narrator
Writing team
Andrew Nickolds Writer
Production team
Graeme Hart Director
Eric Haynes (as Eric Ngowani Haynes) Director
Toby Stevens Series Producer
Mike Bolland Executive Producer
James Farrant Editor
Joe Speirs Editor
Graham Ness Composer
Lucy Bacon Creator

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