The Interviews. Copyright: North One Television.

The Interviews

Gold documentary. 12 episodes (2 series), 2015 - 2016. Features Dawn French and Tamsin Greig.

Series 2, Episode 4 is repeated on Saturday at 9:10am.

The Interviews. Copyright: North One Television.

The Interviews

A series profiling comedians via their chat show appearances

Genre
Documentary
Broadcast
2015 - 2016
Channel
Gold
Episodes
12   (2 series)
Features
Dawn French and Tamsin Greig
Producers
Mike Williams, John Quinn, Iain Coyle and Sean Doherty

Each episode of this series follows the career and personal story of legendary celebrities from the world of comedy and showbiz, using their most memorable moments from British TV chat shows and beyond.

Voiced by actress and comedian Dawn French, the series features Kenneth Williams, The Two Ronnies, Les Dawson, Oliver Reed, Spike Milligan, and the partnership of Peter Cook and Dudley Moore.

By mining the archives, each episode pieces together their lives, as told down the years to the master interviewers, Parkinson, Harty, Wogan, Bragg, Ross, Norton, as well as inquisitors, such as Michael Aspel, Des O'Connor, and Mavis Nicholson.

Away from the chat show studios, other footage from highly personal documentary interviews and radio specials will give audiences a rare insight into the fascinating lives of these icons.

Production Details

Production company
Laugh track
None

Broadcast details

First broadcast
Wednesday 24th June 2015 on Gold at 9pm
Last new broadcast
Wednesday 20th April 2016 on Gold at 10pm
Length of episodes
1 hour
Upcoming repeats
  1. Series 2 Episode 4: Saturday at 9:10am on Gold
  2. Series 2 Episode 4: Sunday at 8:20am on Gold
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