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: Diana Rigg, Richard E. Grant. Copyright: Phil McIntyre Entertainment.

Series 1, Episode 2 - Kind Hearts And Accolades

Richard looks at Ealing's golden years, comedy films that were produced almost back to back, which gave Ealing its rightful place in British comedy history. The Lavender Hill Mob, Kind Hearts And Coronets and The Man In The White Suit are all discussed as Richard celebrates the very best of Ealing.


This episode is dedicated to Douglas Slocombe, 1913 - 2016.

Broadcast details

Sunday 25th September 2016
60 minutes


    Cast & crew

    Regular cast
    Richard E. Grant Host / Presenter
    Guest cast
    Peter Capaldi (as Dr Peter Capaldi) Self
    Michael Palin Self
    Jonathan Ross Self
    Miriam Margolyes Self
    Diana Rigg (as Dame Diana Rigg) Self
    Carrie Fisher Self
    Celia Imrie Self
    Matthew Sweet Self
    Mike Leigh Self
    Reece Shearsmith Self
    Robert Powell Self
    Alec Guinness (as Sir Alec Guinness) Self (Archive Material)
    Douglas Slocombe Self (Archive Material)
    T.E.B. Clarke Self (Archive Material)
    Michael Balcon (as Sir Michael Balcon) Self (Archive Material)
    Production team
    Richard Dean Series Director
    Richard Dean Series Producer
    Jessika Barcynski Producer
    Lindsay Jex Executive Producer
    Lucy Ansbro Executive Producer
    Iain Coyle Executive Producer
    Marc Corrance Editor
    Luke Hallam Director of Photography

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