Mark Lawson Talks To Galton And Simpson

BBC Four documentary discussion programme. 1 episode in 2008. Features Mark Lawson, Ray Galton and Alan Simpson.

Mark Lawson Talks To Galton And Simpson

Mark Lawson talks to comedy writers Ray Galton and Alan Simpson about their remarkable careers

Genre
Documentary
Broadcast
2008
Channel
BBC Four
Episodes
1
Features
Mark Lawson, Ray Galton and Alan Simpson

Interview with comedy writers Ray Galton and Alan Simpson, who created memorable shows including Steptoe And Son and Hancock's Half Hour.

The pair discuss their split and recall their response when they discovered Tony Hancock had committed suicide.

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Broadcast details

First broadcast
Wednesday 19th March 2008 on BBC Four at 11:05pm
Episode length
1 hour
Last repeat
Thursday 11th March 2021 at 10:55pm

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