Comedy Legends. Barry Cryer. Copyright: 3DD
Comedy Legends

Comedy Legends

  • TV documentary
  • Sky Arts
  • 2018 - 2021
  • 40 episodes (4 series)

Barry Cryer pays tribute to the heroes of comedy he has worked with. Also features Tim Brooke-Taylor, Steve Punt, Clive Anderson, Stephen Armstrong, Tony Hawks and more.

Comedy Legends. Barry Cryer. Copyright: 3DD

Key details

Genre
Documentary
Broadcast
2018 - 2021
Channels
Sky Arts
Episodes
40 (4 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
Producers
Lyndy Saville, Phil Edgar-Jones, David Byrne, Jack Oliver, Dominic Saville and Ashley Hall
Companies

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.

Additional details

Also known as
  • Comedy Legends With Barry Cryer
Production
Studio
Camera set-up
Single camera
Picture
Colour

Broadcast details

First broadcast
Wednesday 10th October 2018 at 9pm on Sky Arts
Last new broadcast
Thursday 7th October 2021 at 9pm on Sky Arts
Most recent repeats

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