Factual series in which a number of top comic names reveal their early lives and what made them so funny
- 1982 - 1983
- BBC One
- 8 (2 series)
Series of biographical documentaries in which some of the greatest names from the world of comedy talk about their backgrounds and guide cameras around the locales in which they grew up.
Contributors include Alexei Sayle, Kenneth Williams and Les Dawson.
- Production company
- Laugh track
- First broadcast
- Monday 2nd August 1982 on BBC One at 6:50pm
- Last new broadcast
- Friday 2nd September 1983 on BBC One at 8:30pm
- Last repeat
- Monday 28th December 2020 at 10:20pm on BBC4