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Morecambe And Wise - The Show What Paul Merton Did

BBC One documentary. 1 episode in 2009. Stars Paul Merton, Bruce Forsyth, Jack Dee, Angela Rippon, Eddie Braben, Eddie Izzard, Andre Previn and others.

Morecambe And Wise - The Show What Paul Merton Did

Paul Merton looks back and Morecambe and Wise's contribution to comedy. Features archive footage and interviews with A-list fans

Genre
Documentary
Broadcast
2009
Channel
BBC One
Episodes
1
Starring
Paul Merton, Bruce Forsyth, Jack Dee, Angela Rippon, Eddie Braben, Eddie Izzard, Andre Previn, Eric Morecambe and others
Writers
Paul Merton and Suki Webster
Director
Mick Thomas
Producers
Tom Barrett, Katie Taylor and Suzi Aplin

With unrivalled access to the Morecambe and Wise archives and interviews with A-list fans and contributors to the series, this special aims to relive some of the magic that made The Morecambe And Wise Show so unmissable.

Life-long aficionado Paul Merton hosts the definitive celebration of arguably the greatest British comedy duo ever, in this hour-long festive feast honouring the magic and genius of Eric Morecambe and Ernie Wise.

Combining nostalgic tributes from their comedic peers together with contemporary comment from performers who still feel their influence today, Paul Merton guides viewers through the remarkable life and times of Eric and Ernie.

Replete with unrivalled access to the archive of classic Morecambe & Wise moments, the show revisits the legendary stars and sketches that became required viewing for millions of families, and without which no Christmas would have been complete.

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