How The Young Ones Changed Comedy. Copyright: North One Television.

How The Young Ones Changed Comedy

Gold documentary about The Young Ones. 1 episode in 2018. Features Nigel Planer, Alexei Sayle, John Lloyd, Paul Jackson and others.

How The Young Ones Changed Comedy. Copyright: North One Television.

How The Young Ones Changed Comedy

Documentary about sitcom The Young Ones and its part in the alternative comedy scene

Genre
Documentary
Broadcast
2018
Channel
Gold
Episodes
1
Features
Nigel Planer, Alexei Sayle, John Lloyd, Paul Jackson, Lise Mayer, Charlie Higson, Clive Anderson, Richard Herring and others
Director
Sean Doherty
Producers
Sean Doherty and Nigel Alred

How The Young Ones Changed Comedy combines archive footage with revelations from many of the stars who were involved both in front of and behind the camera, such as Nigel Planer, Alexei Sayle, John Lloyd, Paul Jackson and Lise Mayer.

Comedians that followed in its wake such as Elis James, Charlie Higson, Clive Anderson and Richard Herring discuss how it influenced them and galvanised the British comedy scene.

Production Details

Production company
Laugh track
None

Broadcast details

First broadcast
Saturday 26th May 2018 on Gold at 9:30pm
Episode length
120 minutes
Last repeat
Thursday 25th April 2019 at 12:20am