Bobby Ball.

Rock On, Tommy: The Bobby Ball Story

ITV documentary about Bobby Ball. 1 episode in 2020. Features Tommy Cannon, Sally Lindsay, Sherrie Hewson, Timothy Spall and others.

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Bobby Ball.

Rock On, Tommy: The Bobby Ball Story

Friends, family and co-stars celebrate the life and work of entertainer Bobby Ball

Genre
Documentary
Broadcast
2020
Channel
ITV
Episodes
1
Features
Tommy Cannon, Sally Lindsay, Sherrie Hewson, Timothy Spall, Chris Moyles, Hugh Dennis, Daniel Ryan, Lisa Riley and others
Director
Annaliese Edwards
Producer
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.

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Broadcast details

First broadcast
Sunday 15th November 2020 on ITV at 5:30pm
Episode length
30 minutes
Last repeat
Thursday 19th November 2020 at 11:05pm