- Tommy Cannon, Sally Lindsay, Sherrie Hewson, Timothy Spall, Chris Moyles, Hugh Dennis, Daniel Ryan, Lisa Riley and others
- Annaliese Edwards
- Mark McMullen
In this tribute to one of Britain's most popular entertainers, friends, family and co-stars celebrate the life and work of comedian and actor Bobby Ball, who died recently.
From his career as half as one of the nation's favourite double acts - Cannon & Ball - to his appearances in series like Benidorm, Not Going Out and I'm A Celebrity....Get Me Out Of Here!, this is the story of how a factory welder from Oldham went on to become one of the most loved stars on British television.
The documentary, bringing together clips from some of Bobby's most celebrated TV moments with stories from those who knew him best, is narrated by the man who shared the limelight with Bobby Ball for 57 years - Tommy Cannon.
An double-length extended repeat of this programme airs on Wednesday 30th December 2020 at 10:15pm.
- Production company
- Laugh track
- First broadcast
- Sunday 15th November 2020 on ITV at 5:30pm
- Episode length
- 30 minutes
- Last repeat
- Tuesday 5th January 2021 at 10:45pm