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 8 - Morecambe & Wise

Comedy Legends. Image shows from L to R: Ernie Wise, Eric Morecambe. Copyright: Shutterstock
Barry Cryer pays tribute to Eric Morecambe and Ernie Wise, one of British TV's best-loved comedy duos, whose Christmas Day shows became a national institution.

Broadcast details

Wednesday 28th November 2018
Sky Arts
60 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Thursday 29th November 2018 12:00am Sky Arts
Thursday 29th November 2018 10:00pm Sky Arts
Saturday 1st December 2018 6:00pm Sky Arts
Tuesday 18th December 2018 11:00pm Sky Arts
Tuesday 25th December 2018 4:30pm Sky Arts
Tuesday 1st January 2019 12:40pm Sky Arts
Wednesday 27th February 2019 10:00pm Sky Arts
Sunday 3rd March 2019 5:00pm Sky Arts
Monday 4th March 2019 4:00pm Sky Arts
Wednesday 29th May 2019 8:00pm Sky Arts
Tuesday 4th June 2019 2:00pm Sky Arts
Wednesday 16th October 2019 1:00pm Sky Arts
Thursday 17th October 2019 1:00am Sky Arts
Friday 3rd January 2020 12:00am Sky Arts
Tuesday 31st March 2020 12:00am Sky Arts
Wednesday 10th June 2020 11:00pm Sky Arts
Wednesday 17th June 2020 1:00am Sky Arts
Wednesday 15th July 2020 2:00pm Sky Arts
Sunday 19th July 2020 12:00pm Sky Arts
Sunday 27th December 2020 3:00pm Sky Arts
Wednesday 24th March 2021 10:00pm Sky Arts
Monday 27th December 2021 3:15pm Sky Arts
Thursday 3rd March 2022 11:00pm Sky Arts
Thursday 12th May 2022 1:30am 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
Eric Morecambe Self (Archive Material)
Ernie Wise Self (Archive Material)
Writing team
William Simpson Writer
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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