British Comedy Guide

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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 London Live on Sunday at 4:45am.

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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