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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.

Series 1, Episode 1 is repeated on Monday at 2pm.

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 8th January 2020 on Sky Arts at 9pm
Length of episodes
1 hour
Upcoming repeats
  1. Series 1 Episode 1: Monday at 2pm on Sky Arts
  2. Series 1 Episode 2: Tuesday at 2pm on Sky Arts
  3. Series 1 Episode 3: Wednesday at 2pm on Sky Arts
  4. Series 1 Episode 4: Thursday at 2pm on Sky Arts
  5. Series 1 Episode 5: Friday at 2pm on Sky Arts
  6. Series 1 Episode 1: Sunday 12th July at 10am on Sky Arts
  7. Series 1 Episode 2: Sunday 12th July at 11am on Sky Arts
  8. Series 1 Episode 3: Sunday 12th July at 12pm on Sky Arts
  9. Series 1 Episode 4: Sunday 12th July at 1pm on Sky Arts
  10. Series 1 Episode 5: Sunday 12th July at 2pm on Sky ArtsShow all repeats
  11. Series 1 Episode 6: Monday 13th July at 2pm on Sky Arts
  12. Series 1 Episode 7: Tuesday 14th July at 2pm on Sky Arts
  13. Series 1 Episode 8: Wednesday 15th July at 2pm on Sky Arts
  14. Series 2 Episode 1: Thursday 16th July at 2pm on Sky Arts
  15. Series 2 Episode 2: Friday 17th July at 2pm on Sky Arts