Funny Women: Victoria Wood. Victoria Wood. Copyright: ITV / REX / Shutterstock.

Funny Women: Victoria Wood

Channel 5 documentary about Victoria Wood. 1 episode in 2017. Features Duncan Preston, Barry Cryer, Richard E. Grant, Nina Myskow and others.

Funny Women: Victoria Wood. Victoria Wood. Copyright: David Fisher / REX / Shutterstock.

Funny Women: Victoria Wood

Documentary charting the comedy career of Victoria Wood

Genre
Documentary
Broadcast
2017
Channel
Channel 5
Episodes
1
Features
Duncan Preston, Barry Cryer, Richard E. Grant, Nina Myskow, James Rampton, Kate Robbins, Ted Robbins, Emma Kennedy and others
Director
Mark Turnbull
Producer
Mark Turnbull

Victoria Wood was one of this country's foremost funny ladies. Whether she was performing, directing, singing or simply doing stand-up, this exceptionally talented comedian was a fixture on British TV screens for more than 40 years.

This programme tracks the career of this comedy legend from her very first appearance on 1970s TV talent show New Faces, singing comedy songs on the piano, to her hugely successful sketch shows and stand-up tours.

Celebrate Victoria's funniest on-screen moments, including the unforgettable Acorn Antiques and her classic sitcom dinnerladies, and hear stories and memories from friends, fans and co-stars including Richard E Grant, Duncan Preston, Kate Robbins and Barry Cryer.

Production Details

Production company
Also known as
  • Victoria Wood By Her Friends (Billed title)
  • Victoria Wood: 40 Years Of Funny (Repeat title)
Laugh track
None

Broadcast details

First broadcast
Friday 29th December 2017 on Channel 5 at 9pm
Episode length
1 hour
Last repeat
Friday 4th January 2019 at 10:15pm