The Perfect Morecambe & Wise. Image shows from L to R: Eric Morecambe, Ernie Wise. Copyright: BBC
The Perfect Morecambe & Wise

The Perfect Morecambe & Wise

  • TV sketch show
  • BBC Two
  • 2013 - 2014
  • 10 episodes (1 series)

Highlights from the very best moments from Eric Morecambe and Ernie Wise's lengthy television career. Stars Eric Morecambe and Ernie Wise.

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Series 1, Episode 8

Eric takes on the demanding role of Hamlet, and the boys re-enact a classic scene from Singing in the Rain. Dame Flora Robson revives her role as the virgin queen, Eric goes back to school in Top of the Form and Cilla Black has some great news for Ernie about his recording career.

Broadcast details

Friday 12th September 2014
30 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Saturday 13th September 2014 10:30pm BBC2 Wales
Friday 31st July 2015 10:00pm BBC2
Saturday 26th February 2022 8:30pm BBC2
Saturday 16th March 2024 8:10pm BBC2

Cast & crew

Eric Morecambe Self (Archive Material)
Ernie Wise Self (Archive Material)
Guest cast
Arthur Tolcher Self (Archive Material)
Flora Robson (as Dame Flora Robson) Self (Archive Material)
Ann Hamilton Self (Archive Material)
Alan Curtis Self (Archive Material)
Cilla Black Self (Archive Material)
Production team
Rory Sheehan Producer
Caroline Wright Executive Producer
Jennifer Sheridan Editor
Nick Peto Editor

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