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

Funny Women: Victoria Wood

  • TV documentary
  • Channel 5
  • 2017
  • 1 episode

Documentary charting the comedy career of Victoria Wood. Also features Duncan Preston, Barry Cryer, Richard E. Grant, Nina Myskow, James Rampton and more.

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

Key details

Genre
Documentary
Broadcast
2017
Channels
Channel 5
Episodes
1
Features
Duncan Preston, Barry Cryer, Richard E. Grant, Nina Myskow, James Rampton, Kate Robbins, Ted Robbins, Emma Kennedy and more
Director
Mark Turnbull
Producers
Mark Turnbull, Emma Clarke, Matt Crook and Rowena Haley
Companies

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.

Additional details

Also known as
  • Victoria Wood: 40 Years Of Funny (Repeat title)
  • Victoria Wood By Her Friends (Billed title)
Production
Location
Camera set-up
Single camera
Picture
Colour

Broadcast details

First broadcast
Friday 29th December 2017 at 9pm on Channel 5
Episode length
1 hour
Most recent repeats
  • Sunday 28th November 2021 at 8:00pm on C5
  • Sunday 25th July 2021 at 2:00am on CC Extra
  • Wednesday 21st July 2021 at 12:00am on CC Extra

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