Stan. Stan (Jim Norton). Copyright: BBC.

Stan

BBC Four comedy drama. 1 episode in 2006. Stars Jim Norton, Trevor Cooper, Dearbhla Molloy, Lorelei King, Nik Howden, Mike Goodenough, Martin Marquez and others.

Stan. Image shows from L to R: Stan (Jim Norton), Hardy (Mike Goodenough). Copyright: BBC.

Stan

BBC Four comedy drama showing Stan Laurel's last visit to his dying friend and comedy partner Oliver Hardy

Genre
Comedy Drama
Broadcast
2006
Channel
BBC Four
Episodes
1
Starring
Jim Norton, Trevor Cooper, Dearbhla Molloy, Lorelei King, Nik Howden, Mike Goodenough, Martin Marquez, Charlotte Emmerson and Ashley Brooke
Writer
Neil Brand
Director
Jon Sen
Producer
Ben Evans

Based on the Neil Brand's critically acclaimed radio play of the same name, this comedy drama observes Stan Laurel making his last visit to his dying friend and comedy partner Oliver 'Babe' Hardy. As they chat, Stan starts to come to terms with the ghosts of his past.

Production Details

Production company
Laugh track
None

Broadcast details

First broadcast
Tuesday 6th June 2006 on BBC Four at 9pm
Episode length
1 hour