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.

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Series 1, Episode 5 - Bob Hope

Comedy Legends. Bob Hope. Copyright: Shutterstock
Barry Cryer reflects on the life and career of British-born American entertainer Bob Hope, whose remarkable comedy and acting career spanned nearly 80 years.

Broadcast details

Wednesday 7th November 2018
Sky Arts
60 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Thursday 8th November 2018 1:10am Sky Arts
Thursday 8th November 2018 10:00pm Sky Arts
Saturday 10th November 2018 6:00pm Sky Atlantic
Thursday 27th December 2018 2:25am Sky Arts
Wednesday 6th February 2019 10:00pm Sky Arts
Sunday 10th February 2019 2:00pm Sky Arts
Monday 11th February 2019 4:00pm Sky Arts
Wednesday 8th May 2019 8:00pm Sky Arts
Tuesday 14th May 2019 2:00pm Sky Arts
Friday 11th October 2019 1:00pm Sky Arts
Saturday 12th October 2019 3:00am Sky Arts
Thursday 12th March 2020 8:00pm Sky Arts
Tuesday 17th March 2020 12:00am Sky Arts
Wednesday 3rd June 2020 10:00pm Sky Arts
Wednesday 10th June 2020 12:00am Sky Arts
Friday 10th July 2020 2:00pm Sky Arts
Sunday 12th July 2020 2:00pm Sky Arts
Wednesday 3rd March 2021 10:00pm Sky Arts
Thursday 10th February 2022 11:00pm Sky Arts
Thursday 21st April 2022 1:15am Sky Arts
Wednesday 29th November 2023 11:00pm Sky Arts

Cast & crew

Barry Cryer Host / Presenter
Tim Brooke-Taylor Self
Steve Punt Self
Clive Anderson Self
Stephen Armstrong Self
Tony Hawks Self
Neil Norman Self
Guest cast
Bob Hope Self (Archive Material)
Production team
Lyndy Saville Director
Lyndy Saville Producer
Phil Edgar-Jones Executive Producer
David Byrne Executive Producer
Jack Oliver Executive Producer
Dominic Saville Executive Producer
Ashley Hall Edit Producer
Will Perity-Pond Editor
Cosmo Hildyard Director of Photography
Nicholas Stylianou Director of Photography

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