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

The Perfect Morecambe & Wise

BBC Two sketch show. 10 episodes (1 series), 2013 - 2014. Stars Eric Morecambe and Ernie Wise.

Series 1, Episode 9

Eric and Ernie travel back to ancient Egypt as Glenda Jackson takes a starring role in Antony and Cleopatra. Hannah Gordon finds she has more than windmills on her mind and the boys hit all the right notes as they perform Moonlight Bay with the Beatles in 1964.

Broadcast details

Friday 19th September 2014
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Eric Morecambe Self (Archive Material)
Ernie Wise Self (Archive Material)
Guest cast
Des O'Connor Self (Archive Material)
Andre Previn Self (Archive Material)
Glenda Jackson Self (Archive Material)
Ann Hamilton Self (Archive Material)
Hannah Gordon Self (Archive Material)
John Lennon Self (Archive Material)
George Harrison Self (Archive Material)
Paul McCartney Self (Archive Material)
Ringo Starr Self (Archive Material)
Production team
Phil Clark Producer
Caroline Wright Executive Producer

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