Frankie Howerd. Frankie Howerd. Copyright: BBC.

Frankie Howerd

BBC One sketch show / stand-up starring Frankie Howerd. 12 episodes (2 series), 1964 - 1966. Stars Frankie Howerd.

Frankie Howerd. Frankie Howerd. Copyright: BBC.

Frankie Howerd

Sketch and stand-up series starring inimitable comic Frankie Howerd, and written by Ray Galton and Alan Simpson

Genres
Sketch Show, Stand-Up
Broadcast
1964 - 1966
Channel
BBC One
Episodes
12   (2 series)
Star
Frankie Howerd
Writers
Ray Galton and Alan Simpson
Director
Duncan Wood
Producer
Duncan Wood

Frankie Howerd regales the audience with a series of highly entertaining comic tall tales, punctuated by and explained with the aid of sketches pitting him alongside star names.

Some of Frankie's guests through the series include June Whitfield, Arthur Mullard, Patrick Cargill and John Le Mesurier.

Production Details

Production company
Also known as
  • The Frankie Howerd Show (Other official name)
Picture
Black and white
Laugh track
Live audience

Broadcast details

First broadcast
Friday 11th December 1964 on BBC One at 8pm
Last new broadcast
Tuesday 29th March 1966 on BBC One at 9:30pm

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