Comedy Legends. Barry Cryer. Copyright: 3DD.

Comedy Legends

Sky Arts documentary series presented by Barry Cryer. 20 episodes (2 series), 2018 - 2020. Features Barry Cryer, Tim Brooke-Taylor, Steve Punt, Clive Anderson and others.

Next new episode is on Wednesday at 9pm. Series 2, Episode 10
Series 2, Episode 9 is repeated on Wednesday at 1am.

Comedy Legends. Barry Cryer. Copyright: 3DD.

Comedy Legends

Barry Cryer pays tribute to the heroes of comedy he has worked with

Genre
Documentary
Broadcast
2018 - 2020
Channel
Sky Arts
Episodes
20   (2 series)
Features
Barry Cryer, Tim Brooke-Taylor, Steve Punt, Clive Anderson, Stephen Armstrong, Tony Hawks, Neil Norman and Jo Caulfield
Writer
William Simpson
Director
Lyndy Saville
Producer
Lyndy Saville

Barry Cryer pays tribute to the heroes of comedy he has worked with over his many years in the business.

Each episode celebrates one artist and include highlights from their comedy careers. Stars include Tommy Cooper, Ronnie Barker, Joan Rivers, Bob Hope, Frankie Howerd and Morecambe & Wise and Barry recalls some of his funniest moments working with each of them.

The series also includes contributions from comedians Tony Hawks, Clive Anderson, Tim Brooke-Taylor, Steve Punt and comedy critic from The Times, Stephen Armstrong.

Production Details

Production company
Also known as
  • Comedy Legends With Barry Cryer (Other official name)
Laugh track
None

Broadcast details

First broadcast
Wednesday 10th October 2018 on Sky Arts at 9pm
Last new broadcast
Wednesday 11th December 2019 on Sky Arts at 9pm
Length of episodes
1 hour
Upcoming repeats
  1. Series 2 Episode 9: Wednesday at 1am on Sky Arts
  2. Series 2 Episode 10: Tuesday 24th December at 1:30am on Sky Arts
  3. Series 2 Episode 1: Thursday 2nd January at 6pm on Sky Arts
  4. Series 2 Episode 6: Thursday 2nd January at 7pm on Sky Arts
  5. Series 2 Episode 11: Thursday 2nd January at 11pm on Sky Arts
  6. Series 1 Episode 8: Friday 3rd January at 12am on Sky Arts