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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 2

Sky Atlantic's celebration of fabulously camp and pioneering entertainers continues with the stories of David Bowie, Jimmy Somerville, Kenny Everett and Boy George.

Broadcast details

Thursday 7th June 2012
Sky Atlantic
60 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Friday 8th June 2012 12:10am Sky Atlantic
Friday 8th June 2012 4:05am Sky Atlantic
Sunday 10th June 2012 8:00pm Sky Atlantic
Tuesday 12th June 2012 11:00pm Sky Atlantic
Thursday 14th June 2012 3:30am Sky Atlantic
Tuesday 11th September 2012 9:00pm Sky Atlantic
Sunday 30th December 2012 8:00pm Sky Atlantic
Monday 31st December 2012 1:15am Sky Atlantic
Thursday 19th December 2013 8:00pm Sky Atlantic
Tuesday 24th December 2013 12:40am Sky Atlantic
Monday 24th March 2014 9:00pm Sky Atlantic
Wednesday 21st May 2014 8:00pm Sky Atlantic
Thursday 24th July 2014 9:00pm Sky Atlantic
Monday 9th March 2015 2:45am Sky Atlantic

Cast & crew

Boy George Self
Alan Cumming Self
Cilla Black Self
Louie Spence Self
Arlene Phillips Self
Christopher Biggins Self
Nicholas Parsons Self
Jimmy Somerville Self
Grace Dent Self
Bruce Dessau Self
Peter York Self
Adam Mattera Self
Sue Perkins Narrator
Guest cast
Keith Altham Self
Paul Morley Self
Alexis Petridis Self
Richard Fairbrass Self
Nile Rodgers Self
Mark Moore Self
Richard O'Brien Self
David Lister Self
Cleo Rocos Self
Lee Everett Alkin (as Lee Everett) Self
Steve Strange Self
Marc Bolan Self (Archive Material)
David Bowie Self (Archive Material)
Freddie Mercury Self (Archive Material)
Kenny Everett 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
Chris Hill Edit Producer
Spencer Doane Editor

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