Series 1, Episode 1 - Memory Man
Max Baker, Count Arthur's old partner from the early days in variety, has died. His son Michael tracks down Arthur in the hope of interviewing him for a book. Michael is soon treated to a performance of Arthur's world famous Memory Man act.
The death of famous comedian Max Baker leads to a momentous meeting between his son, Michael, and his former comedy partner, Count Arthur Strong.
Arthur makes a particular impact at Max's memorial service, but not before treating Michael to a performance of his world-famous Memory Man act.
- Monday 8th July 2013
- BBC Two
- 30 minutes
Cast & crew
Michael Baker goes in search of his father's old comedy partner.
Featuring: Rory Kinnear (Michael Baker), Lucy Briers (Sheila).
Arthur confuses Michael for someone who has come to mend his foot spa.
Featuring: Steve Delaney (Count Arthur Strong), Rory Kinnear (Michael Baker).
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