Peter Kay: Comedy Genius - In His Own Words
Biographical documentary looking at the life and work of comedian Peter Kay
- Channel 5
- Pete Waterman, Jenny Powell, Bobby Davro and Peter Kay
- Malcolm Donkin
The biographical series takes an affectionate look back at superstar comic Peter Kay's life and career so far, featuring interviews with celebrities and colleagues. All the classic comedy routines are here, along with some rare gems.
Garlic bread. The big light. Been busy? I'll have two o' them wiffies. We all know the most famous lines, but do we know the real life behind the laughs? This film charts Peter Kay's rise from the back streets of Bolton to performing record-breaking arena tours.
This special features favourite clips from all Peter's television comedies, from Phoenix Nights to Car Share, plus behind-scenes stories and interview footage filmed over the years with the man himself. Pete Waterman, Jenny Powell and Bobby Davro talk about working with Bolton's finest export.
- Production company
- First broadcast
- Sunday 29th December 2019 on Channel 5 at 9pm
- Episode length
- 120 minutes
- Last repeat
- Friday 3rd January 2020 at 10:00pm