Comedy From Merton To Enfield. Copyright: Zig Zag Productions.

Comedy From Merton To Enfield

ITV documentary. 6 episodes (1 series) in 2003. Features Tracy-Ann Oberman, Tony Hawks, Kevin Day, Paul Tonkinson, Barry Cryer, Seamus Cassidy, Harry Thompson and others.

Series 1, Episode 3 - Ben Elton

Sitcom writer, comedian, political campaigner, lyricist, novelist; this episode looks at the prolific and varied work of Ben Elton.

Broadcast details

Thursday 15th May 2003
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Tracy-Ann Oberman Host / Presenter
Tony Hawks Self
Kevin Day Self
Paul Tonkinson Self
Barry Cryer Self
Seamus Cassidy Self
Bob Mills Self
John O'Farrell Self
Maria Kempinska Self
Ed Byrne Self
Guest cast
Nigel Planer Self
John Sessions Self
Neil Kinnock Self
John Birkin Self
Michael Coveney Self
Ben Elton Self (Archive Material)
Production team
Charly Napper Director
Danny Fenton Executive Producer
Jes Wilkins Executive Producer
Charly Napper Producer

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