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The Many Faces Of...

  • TV documentary
  • BBC Two
  • 2009 - 2016
  • 14 episodes (3 series)

Comedy actors look back at their career, with archive footage and testimony from friends and colleagues.

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Series 3, Episode 2 - The Many Faces Of Stanley Baxter

Celebrating the extraordinary career of entertainer Stanley Baxter, whose shows captivated huge audiences for twenty years.

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Stanley Baxter

Celebrating the extraordinary career of entertainer Stanley Baxter, whose shows captivated huge audiences for twenty years before the cost of his epics priced him off our screens.

Tracing his origins to Scotland's variety and review stages, his story is told by admiring fans including Michael Grade, Barry Cryer, Bill Oddie and Gregor Fisher.

Notes

This episode was billed in some places as Stanley Baxter: The Many Faces Of.

Broadcast details

Date
Saturday 5th January 2013
Time
8pm
Channel
BBC Two
Length
60 minutes

Repeats

Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Saturday 5th January 2013 8:00pm BBC HD
Monday 13th May 2013 10:00pm BBC4
Thursday 16th May 2013 12:15am BBC4
Wednesday 1st January 2014 10:00pm BBC2
Sunday 24th May 2015 11:00pm BBC2
Sunday 24th May 2015 11:30pm BBC2 Scot
Thursday 26th November 2015 11:00pm BBC4
Friday 27th November 2015 2:35am BBC4

Cast & crew

Guest cast
Stanley Baxter Self
Louis Barfe Self
James Gilbert Self
Gregor Fisher Self
Michael Grade Self
Bill Oddie Self
Barry Cryer Self
Laurence Marcus Self
Sally Phillips Narrator
Production team
Charles Stuart Director
Stephen Stewart Executive Producer
Charles Stuart Producer
Alan Tyler Executive Producer

Video

Stanley Baxter remembers playing the Queen

Stanley Baxter remembers when he played the Queen for the first time on British television.

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Featuring: Stanley Baxter.

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