Running Wild. Image shows from L to R: Eric Morecambe, Ernie Wise. Copyright: BBC.

Running Wild (1954)

BBC One sketch show / stand-up. 6 episodes (1 series) in 1954. Stars Eric Morecambe, Ernie Wise, Alma Cogan, Ray Buckingham, Hermione Harvey and Amanda Barrie.

Running Wild

Morecambe and Wise's first television vehicle - and a rare spectacular failure for the pair

Genres
Sketch Show, Stand-Up
Broadcast
1954
Channel
BBC One
Episodes
6   (1 series)
Starring
Eric Morecambe, Ernie Wise, Alma Cogan, Ray Buckingham, Hermione Harvey and Amanda Barrie
Director
Ernest Maxin
Producer
Bryan Sears

Production Details

Part of

Morecambe & Wise

Production company
Picture
Black and white
Laugh track
Live audience

Broadcast details

First broadcast
Wednesday 21st April 1954 on BBC One at 9:40pm
Last new broadcast
Wednesday 30th June 1954 on BBC One at 9:30pm
Length of episodes
30 minutes

Website links

Paywall

Supporters and subscribers get more

Additional content and tools are available across the site for Supporters and BCG Pro subscribers. On this page you can:

  • View location details

Donate (for fans) BCG Pro

Already a donor or Pro user?