Image shows from L to R: Peter Cook, Dudley Moore.

Legends Of British Comedy

Yesterday documentary. 6 episodes (1 series), 2011 - 2012. Features Kenneth Williams, Sid James, Ronnie Barker, Peter Cook, Dudley Moore, Leonard Rossiter and Spike Milligan.

Episode 2 is repeated on Forces TV on Monday 24th December at 6pm.

Legends Of British Comedy

Short documentary series originally released on VHS in 1996, showcasing some of British comedy's greatest ever talents

Genre
Documentary
Broadcast
2011 - 2012
Channel
Yesterday
Episodes
6   (1 series)
Features
Kenneth Williams, Sid James, Ronnie Barker, Peter Cook, Dudley Moore, Leonard Rossiter and Spike Milligan

Originally produced for and released on VHS in 1996, this documentary series - also titled British Comedy Greats - showcases the formidable talents and long-lasting influence of some of British comedy's best-loved and most missed names: Kenneth Williams, Sid James, Peter Cook & Dudley Moore, Ronnie Barker, Spike Milligan and Leonard Rossiter.

Primarily laden with joyous, classic clips from the artists' respective back-catalogues of work, the series also contains contributions from colleagues such as Barbara Windsor, Diana Coupland, Bernard Cribbins and Barry Took.

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