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God Save The Queens

God Save The Queens

  • TV documentary
  • Sky Atlantic
  • 2012
  • 3 episodes (1 series)

Three-part series celebrating 60 years of gay performers, including comedians and TV personalities, throughout the reign of Queen Elizabeth II. Features Julian Clary, Boy George, Paul O'Grady, Alan Cumming, Cilla Black and more.

Episode menu

Series 1, Episode 1

A look at the fabulous men who hid from the glare of the spotlight, including Kenneth Williams, Liberace and Danny La Rue.

Broadcast details

Thursday 31st May 2012
Sky Atlantic
60 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Friday 1st June 2012 1:05am Sky Atlantic
Sunday 3rd June 2012 8:00pm Sky Atlantic
Thursday 7th June 2012 12:40am Sky Atlantic
Thursday 7th June 2012 4:15am Sky Atlantic
Tuesday 21st August 2012 9:00pm Sky Atlantic
Tuesday 4th September 2012 9:00pm Sky Atlantic
Wednesday 5th September 2012 8:00pm Sky Atlantic
Saturday 29th December 2012 8:00pm Sky Atlantic
Thursday 12th December 2013 8:00pm Sky Atlantic
Tuesday 17th December 2013 8:00pm Sky Atlantic
Monday 17th March 2014 9:00pm Sky Atlantic
Wednesday 14th May 2014 8:00pm Sky Atlantic
Thursday 15th May 2014 1:15am Sky Atlantic
Sunday 18th May 2014 2:55am Sky Atlantic
Thursday 17th July 2014 9:00pm Sky Atlantic
Monday 2nd March 2015 2:30am Sky Atlantic

Cast & crew

Julian Clary Self
Boy George Self
Paul O'Grady Self
Alan Cumming Self
Cilla Black Self
Louie Spence Self
Arlene Phillips Self
Christopher Biggins Self
Antony Cotton Self
Nicholas Parsons Self
James Dreyfus Self
Paul Gambaccini Self
Johnny Robinson Self
Boyd Hilton Self
Jimmy Somerville Self
Sue Perkins Narrator
Guest cast
Robert Ross Self
Wes Butters Self
Ronnie Corbett Self
Barry Cryer Self
Bette Bourne Self
Anita Harris Self
Mike Berry Self
Nicholas Smith Self
William G Stewart Self
Isla St. Clair (as Isla St Clair) Self
Alan Boyd Self
Paul Vaughan Self
Kenneth Williams Self (Archive Material)
Charles Hawtrey Self (Archive Material)
Danny La Rue Self (Archive Material)
Frankie Howerd Self (Archive Material)
Liberace Self (Archive Material)
John Inman Self (Archive Material)
Larry Grayson Self (Archive Material)
Production team
Ros Edwards (as Rosalind Edwards) Director
Sean Doherty Series Editor
Ros Edwards (as Rosalind Edwards) Series Producer
Juliet Rice Executive Producer
Clare Handford Executive Producer
Ben Charlesworth Editor
Damian Hammett Editor

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