Comedy Legends. Barry Cryer. Copyright: 3DD.

Comedy Legends

Sky Arts documentary series presented by Barry Cryer. 8 episodes (1 series) in 2018. Features Barry Cryer, Tim Brooke-Taylor, Steve Punt, Clive Anderson and others.

Another series is in development.

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
Channel
Sky Arts
Episodes
8   (1 series)
Features
Barry Cryer, Tim Brooke-Taylor, Steve Punt, Clive Anderson, Stephen Armstrong, Tony Hawks and Neil Norman
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 will celebrate 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 will also include 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 28th November 2018 on Sky Arts at 9pm
Last repeat
Tuesday 4th June 2019 at 2:00pm