Meet The Champ

BBC One sitcom about a boxer. 6 episodes (1 series) in 1960. Stars Bernard Bresslaw, Jimmy James, Vilma Ann Leslie and Peter Butterworth.

Meet The Champ

A gormless boxer is forced to duck and dive between his girlfriend, who wants him to give up the ring, and his manager

Genre
Sitcom
Broadcast
1960
Channel
BBC One
Episodes
6   (1 series)
Starring
Bernard Bresslaw, Jimmy James, Vilma Ann Leslie and Peter Butterworth
Writer
Sid Colin
Producer
G. B. Lupino

A gormless boxer has to duck and dive between his girlfriend, who wants him to give up the ring and become a park attendant, and his manager, who believes he is potential champion material.

Production Details

Production company
Picture
Black and white

Broadcast details

First broadcast
Thursday 22nd September 1960 on BBC One at 8pm
Last new broadcast
Thursday 27th October 1960 on BBC One at 8pm
Length of episodes
30 minutes

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