The Story Of... Only Fools & Horses. Image shows from L to R: David Jason, Tessa Peake-Jones. Copyright: North One Television.

The Story Of... Only Fools & Horses

Gold documentary about Only Fools & Horses. 6 episodes (1 series) in 2017. Features David Jason, Nicholas Lyndhurst, Tessa Peake-Jones, Gwyneth Strong and others.

Series 1, Episode 5 - Behind The Scenes

This episode examines the process writer John Sullivan and cast and crew went through - from the script to the live recording - to create each episode of Only Fools....

Further details

This episode examines the process writer John Sullivan and cast and crew went through - from the script to the live recording - to create each episode of Only Fools.... There are behind the scenes anecdotes from the studio floor and on location, as well as revealing rehearsal tape footage which has never been shown on TV.

Find out how John Sullivan wrote and recorded the theme tune, discover behind the scenes secrets on the three-wheeler van and what exactly went into Del's exotic drinks. And for the first time ever a specially recorded sketch from the early 90s where Del, Rodney and Uncle Albert send a message to British troops abroad.

Broadcast details

Date
Tuesday 26th September 2017
Time
8pm
Channel
Gold
Length
60 minutes

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    Cast & crew

    Regular cast
    David Jason (as Sir David Jason) Self
    Nicholas Lyndhurst Self
    Tessa Peake-Jones Self
    Gwyneth Strong Self
    John Challis Self
    Sue Holderness Self
    Tony Dow Self
    Patrick Murray Self
    Jonathan Ross Self
    Danny Baker Self
    Adil Ray Self
    Steve Clark Self
    Terence Stamp Narrator
    Guest cast
    Daniel Peacock Self
    Sue Longstaff Self
    Kerry Waddell Self
    Theo Paphitis Self
    Philip Pope Self
    Adrian Pegg Self
    Phil Cornwell Self
    John Sullivan Self (Archive Material)
    Production team
    Sean Doherty Director
    Sean Doherty Series Producer
    Nigel Alred Producer
    John Quinn Executive Producer
    Iain Coyle Executive Producer
    Joe McVey Executive Producer
    Jim Sullivan Executive Producer
    Tom Savage Editor
    Jon Stapleton Director of Photography
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