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Respect: A Felix Dexter Special

Respect: A Felix Dexter Special

  • TV documentary
  • BBC Two
  • 2013
  • 1 episode

A documentary celebrating the life of comedy actor and writer Felix Dexter, who passed away in October 2013. Also features Paul Whitehouse, Charlie Higson, Adil Ray, John Simmit, Junior Simpson and more.

Key details

Genre
Documentary
Broadcast
2013
Channels
BBC Two
Episodes
1
Features
Paul Whitehouse, Charlie Higson, Adil Ray, John Simmit, Junior Simpson, Eddie Nestor, Don Ward, Jack Dee and more
Directors
Mary Crisp and Tara Duffy
Producers
Mary Crisp, Tara Duffy and Mark Freeland
Companies

A special programme celebrating the life in comedy of the much-loved and respected actor, Felix Dexter.

The documentary charts his influence as a pioneer of black comedy, from his early days in stand-up, then the landmark Real McCoy, The Fast Show, Down the Line, Absolutely Fabulous, Bellamy's People and Citizen Khan.

Friends and colleagues gather to remember Felix, including Paul Whitehouse, Charlie Higson and Adil Ray.

Additional details

Production
Studio
Picture
Colour

Broadcast details

First broadcast
Sunday 17th November 2013 at 10pm on BBC Two
Episode length
30 minutes
All previous repeats
  • Tuesday 31st December 2013 at 12:00am on BBC2
  • Sunday 17th November 2013 at 10:30pm on BBC2 Scot

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