Morecambe & Wise In Pieces. Penelope Keith. Copyright: BBC
Morecambe & Wise In Pieces

Morecambe & Wise In Pieces

  • TV sketch show / factual
  • BBC Two
  • 2013 - 2014
  • 5 episodes (1 series)

Themed compilations of Morecambe & Wise sketches, presented by Penelope Keith. Also features Eric Morecambe and Ernie Wise.

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Series 1, Episode 2 - The Curtains

Morecambe & Wise In Pieces. Image shows from L to R: Eric Morecambe, Ernie Wise. Copyright: BBC
The second highlights compilation from the comedy duo's shows. Penelope Keith presents a celebration of those famous tan-coloured drapes that formed Eric and Ernie's backdrop and were deployed to great comic effect.

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Broadcast details

Sunday 29th December 2013
60 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Saturday 11th January 2014 8:30pm BBC2

Cast & crew

Penelope Keith Host / Presenter
Eric Morecambe Self (Archive Material)
Ernie Wise Self (Archive Material)
Guest cast
Susan Hampshire Self (Archive Material)
Flora Robson Self (Archive Material)
Glenda Jackson Self (Archive Material)
Vanessa Redgrave Self (Archive Material)
Judi Dench Self (Archive Material)
Barbara Murray Self (Archive Material)
Penelope Keith Self (Archive Material)
Angharad Rees Self (Archive Material)
Hannah Gordon Self (Archive Material)
Diana Rigg Self (Archive Material)
Michele Dotrice Self (Archive Material)
Peter Cushing Self (Archive Material)
Francis Matthews Self (Archive Material)
John Mills Self (Archive Material)
John Hanson Self (Archive Material)
Pete Murray Self (Archive Material)
Frank Finlay Self (Archive Material)
Andre Previn Self (Archive Material)
Ian Carmichael Self (Archive Material)
Writing team
Matthew Leys (as Matt Leys) Writer
Production team
Genevieve Dolittle Director
Genevieve Dolittle Producer
Caroline Wright Executive Producer
Michael Pearce Editor
Sarah Milton Production Designer


Guest starring... what's his name?

Morecambe and Wise drag their famous co-stars in front of the tan coloured curtains for their ritual humiliation.

View this clip on the BBC website

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