The Frost Report. Copyright: BBC.

The Frost Report

BBC One sketch show satirising various topics. 28 episodes (2 series), 1966 - 1967. Stars David Frost, John Cleese, Ronnie Barker, Ronnie Corbett and others.

The Frost Report. Copyright: BBC.

The Frost Report

Seminal comedy show featuring sketch, music, and monologues on a set topic each week

Genre
Sketch Show
Broadcast
1966 - 1967
Channel
BBC One
Episodes
28   (2 series)
Starring
David Frost, John Cleese, Ronnie Barker, Ronnie Corbett, Sheila Steafel and Nicky Henson
Writers
Marty Feldman, John Law, Antony Jay, John Cleese, Graham Chapman, Michael Palin, Terry Jones, Keith Waterhouse and others
Director
Ian Davidson
Producers
James Gilbert and Duncan Wood

The Front Report is the show which first brought together the British Pythons; John Cleese, Michael Palin, Graham Chapman, Eric Idle, and Terry Jones.

With each show focusing on a separate, individual topic - for example, elections, news, class, insustry, women, and holidays - The Frost Report united for the first time some of the people who are now considered to be the best and most influential figures in British comedy.

Production Details

Production company
Picture
Black and white
Laugh track
Live audience

Broadcast details

First broadcast
Thursday 10th March 1966 on BBC One at 9pm
Last new broadcast
Tuesday 26th December 1967 on BBC One at 7:30pm

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