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Paul Merton's Palladium Story

BBC One documentary. 2 episodes (1 series) in 1994. Features Paul Merton, Charlie Drake, Des O'Connor, Eric Sykes, Harry Secombe, Jimmy Tarbuck, Frankie Vaughan and others.

Series 1, Episode 2 - Act Two: The Television Years

Concluding the story of the Palladium theatre, focusing on the TV era and Sunday Night At The London Palladium.

Further details

Featuring archive clips, interviews with performers and a recreation of the classic game-show Beat The Clock, plus footage of Julie Andrews, Bruce Forsyth, Bob Hope, Norman Vaughan, Julie Andrews, Gracie Fields, Morecambe and Wise, and many more.

Broadcast details

Sunday 25th September 1994
60 minutes


    Cast & crew

    Regular cast
    Paul Merton Host / Presenter
    Charlie Drake Self
    Des O'Connor Self
    Eric Sykes Self
    Harry Secombe (as Sir Harry Secombe) Self
    Jimmy Tarbuck Self
    Frankie Vaughan Self
    Beryl Reid Self
    Johnny Hutch Self
    Max Bygraves Self
    Norman Wisdom Self
    Guest cast
    Josie Lawrence Mrs Simpson (Beat The Clock contestant)
    Jim Sweeney Mr Simpson (Beat The Clock contestant)
    Jack Parnell Self
    Norman Vaughan Self
    Jim Smith Self
    Helen Shapiro Self
    Cliff Richard Self
    Bruce Welch Self
    Ken Brown Self
    Writing team
    John Fisher Writer
    Paul Merton Writer
    Production team
    Paul Kirrage Director
    John Fisher Producer
    Laurie Mansfield Executive Producer
    Mark Sangster Editor
    Alex Clarke Production Designer

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