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: Peter Capaldi, Richard E. Grant. Copyright: Phil McIntyre Entertainment.

Series 1, Episode 3 - Killer Jokes

In this episode Richard looks at one of the steamiest comedies to date, The Titfield Thunderbolt, a proper comedy about trains, and explores the story behind one of Ealing's most famous films, The Ladykillers, and why it continues to inspire again and again.

Broadcast details

Sunday 2nd October 2016
60 minutes


    Cast & crew

    Regular cast
    Richard E. Grant Host / Presenter
    Guest cast
    Peter Capaldi (as Dr Peter Capaldi) Self
    Michael Palin Self
    Al Murray Self
    Jonathan Ross Self
    Diana Rigg (as Dame Diana Rigg) Self
    Sanjeev Bhaskar Self
    Danny Baker Self
    Celia Imrie Self
    Hayley Mills Self
    Matthew Sweet Self
    Reece Shearsmith Self
    Barry Cryer Self
    Graham Linehan Self
    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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