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 2, Episode 6 - John Cleese

Comedy Legends. John Cleese. Copyright: 3DD
Barry Cryer reflects on the life and career of writer and actor John Cleese, who shot to fame as a member of Monty Python and co-wrote and starred in classic sitcom Fawlty Towers.

Broadcast details

Wednesday 20th November 2019
Sky Arts
60 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Tuesday 26th November 2019 10:00pm Sky Arts
Thursday 2nd January 2020 7:00pm Sky Arts
Wednesday 22nd April 2020 11:00pm Sky Arts
Wednesday 29th April 2020 1:00am Sky Arts
Tuesday 21st July 2020 1:30pm Sky Arts
Sunday 26th July 2020 11:00am Sky Arts
Saturday 2nd January 2021 12:00am Sky Arts
Wednesday 5th May 2021 10:00pm Sky Arts
Sunday 8th May 2022 11:00am Sky Arts
Thursday 14th July 2022 10:00pm Sky Arts

Cast & crew

Barry Cryer Host / Presenter
Steve Punt Self
Stephen Armstrong Self
Tony Hawks Self
Neil Norman Self
Jo Caulfield Self
Guest cast
John Cleese Self (Archive Material)
Production team
Lyndy Saville Director
Lyndy Saville Producer
David Byrne Executive Producer
Jack Oliver Executive Producer
Dominic Saville Executive Producer
Ashley Hall Edit Producer
Tim Raggett Editor
Cosmo Hildyard Director of Photography
Nicholas Stylianou Director of Photography

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