Talking Comedy.

Talking Comedy

BBC Two chat show. 10 episodes (1 series), 2015 - 2016. Stars Bob Hope, Bob Monkhouse, Les Dawson, Peter Cook, Dudley Moore, Ronnie Barker, Ronnie Corbett and others.

Series 1

Bob Hope. Copyright: BBC.

1. Bob Hope Talking Comedy

First broadcast: Friday 3rd April 2015

A look back at celebrated American comedian Bob Hope's appearances on a selection of the BBC's best-loved talk shows over the years of his long career.

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Peter Sellers. Copyright: BBC.

2. Peter Sellers Talking Comedy

First broadcast: Friday 3rd April 2015

A laughter-filled look back at a selection of talk show appearances by the Goon Show star who became Hollywood's man of many faces, Peter Sellers.

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Les Dawson. Copyright: BBC.

3. Les Dawson Talking Comedy

First broadcast: Monday 6th April 2015

A laughter-filled look back at much-loved deadpan comic Les Dawson's appearances over the years on a selection of the BBC's talk shows.

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Image shows from L to R: Ronnie Barker, Ronnie Corbett. Copyright: BBC.

4. The Two Ronnies Talking Comedy

First broadcast: Monday 6th April 2015

A look back through the archives of some of the BBC's best-loved talk shows at the appearances of double act Ronnie Barker and Ronnie Corbett.

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Bob Monkhouse. Copyright: BBC.

5. Bob Monkhouse Talking Comedy

First broadcast: Monday 29th August 2016

A laughter-filled look back at gag-master Bob Monkhouse's appearances over the years on a selection of the BBC's best-loved talk shows.

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Kenneth Williams. Copyright: Network.

6. Kenneth Williams Talking Comedy

First broadcast: Tuesday 22nd November 2016

A look back at Kenneth Williams's appearances over the years on a selection of classic BBC talk shows.

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Up Pompeii!. Lurcio (Frankie Howerd). Copyright: BBC / London Weekend Television.

7. Frankie Howerd Talking Comedy

First broadcast: Thursday 24th November 2016

Talking Comedy looks at the life and works of Frankie Howerd.

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Ken Dodd.

8. Ken Dodd Talking Comedy

First broadcast: Friday 25th November 2016

Talking Comedy looks at the life and works of Ken Dodd.

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Not Only... But Also.... Image shows from L to R: Peter Cook, Dudley Moore. Copyright: BBC.

9. Pete & Dud Talking Comedy

First broadcast: Tuesday 6th December 2016

A look back through the archives of some of the BBC's best-loved talk shows at the appearances of masters of satire Peter Cook and Dudley Moore.

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Mr. Bean's Holiday. Mr. Bean (Rowan Atkinson). Copyright: STUDIOCANAL / Universal Pictures.

10. Rowan Atkinson Talking Comedy

First broadcast: Wednesday 7th December 2016

A look back through the archives of some of the best-loved appearances of Rowan Atkinson.

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