Richard E. Grant On... Ealing Comedies. Richard E. Grant.

Richard E. Grant On... Ealing Comedies

Gold documentary about Ealing Studios. 3 episodes (1 series) in 2016. Features Richard E. Grant.

Richard E. Grant On... Ealing Comedies. Image shows from L to R: Jonathan Ross, Richard E. Grant. Copyright: Phil McIntyre Entertainment.

Series 1, Episode 1 - Passport To Success

Richard traces the history of Ealing Studios, from the Silent Films made at the turn of the century, to the Music Hall comedies of the 30s and a film from the 40s that brought the phrase 'an Ealing Comedy' into the national lexicon - Passport To Pimlico.

Broadcast details

Date
Sunday 18th September 2016
Time
7pm
Channel
Gold
Length
60 minutes

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    Cast & crew

    Regular cast
    Richard E. Grant Host / Presenter
    Guest cast
    Michael Palin Self
    Paul Whitehouse Self
    Al Murray Self
    Jonathan Ross Self
    Charlie Higson Self
    Celia Imrie Self
    Matthew Sweet Self
    Mark Duguid Self
    Charles Crichton (as Charlie Crichton) Self (Archive Material)
    John Cleese Self (Archive Material)
    Production team
    Richard Dean Series Director
    Marc Corrance Editor
    Richard Dean Series Producer
    Jessika Barcynski Producer
    Lindsay Jex Executive Producer
    Lucy Ansbro Executive Producer
    Iain Coyle Executive Producer
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