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Comedy From Merton To Enfield

Comedy From Merton To Enfield

  • TV documentary
  • ITV1
  • 2003
  • 6 episodes (1 series)

A profile of six of the most successful comics to emerge from the London comedy scene during the 1980s and 90s. Features Tracy-Ann Oberman, Tony Hawks, Kevin Day, Paul Tonkinson, Barry Cryer and more.

Episode menu

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


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Friday 1st June 2018 9:00pm London Live
Friday 10th August 2018 9:00pm London Live
Saturday 5th January 2019 7:30pm London Live
Monday 15th April 2019 7:30pm London Live
Friday 19th April 2019 9:00pm London Live
Sunday 21st April 2019 2:15am London Live

Cast & crew

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
Mark Heasman Editor
Neil Myers Composer

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