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

The Two Ronnies

BBC One sketch show starring Ronnies Corbett and Barker. 95 episodes (12 series), 1971 - 1987. Stars Ronnie Barker and Ronnie Corbett.

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

The Two Ronnies

Hugely popular and long-running sketch show that established Ronnie Corbett and Ronnie Barker as two of the biggest names in British comedy

Genre
Sketch Show
Broadcast
1971 - 1987
Channel
BBC One
Episodes
95   (12 series), plus 2 short specials
Starring
Ronnie Barker and Ronnie Corbett
Director
Terry Hughes
Producer
Terry Hughes

Mixing songs, sketches, comic monologues, witty wordplay, glittering song-and-dance numbers, silly stories and much more, The Two Ronnies sees comedy stars Ronnie Corbett and Ronnie Barker uniting for the first time, in what would become a defining highlight of each of their careers.

Production Details

Production company
Laugh track
Live audience

Broadcast details

First broadcast
Saturday 10th April 1971 on BBC One at 8:15pm
Last new broadcast
Friday 25th December 1987 on BBC One at 7:25pm
Last repeat
Wednesday 29th July 2020 at 8:05am on Yesterday

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