Laughter In The House: The Story Of British Sitcom. Copyright: BBC.

Laughter In The House: The Story Of British Sitcom

BBC One documentary. 3 episodes (1 series) in 1999. Features Julie Walters.

Series 1, Episode 1 - The Early Days

Laughter In The House: The Story Of British Sitcom. Copyright: BBC.
From a starting point of the contemporary Men Behaving Badly, Laughter In The House explores the early days of British television sitcom, from its roots in radio, music hall, and American influences.

Broadcast details

Date
Wednesday 24th March 1999
Time
10pm
Channel
BBC One
Length
50 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Julie Walters Narrator
Guest cast
Nerys Hughes Self
Polly James Self
Dick Clement Self
Ian La Frenais Self
Don Warrington Self
John Cleese Self
John Inman Self
Bob Larbey Self
Richard Briers Self
June Whitfield Self
Barry Took Self
Caroline Quentin Self
Denis Norden Self
Alan Simpson Self
Clive Dunn Self
Ray Galton Self
Freddie Hancock Self
Rodney Bewes Self
Anthony Booth (as Tony Booth) Self
Warren Mitchell Self
Ben Elton Self
David Croft Self
Jimmy Perry Self
Ian Lavender Self
Production team
Steve Scales Editor
Paul Tilzey Director
Paul Tilzey Producer
Nicholas Rossiter Executive Producer
Dave Stewart Composer