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The Unforgettable...

ITV documentary. 38 episodes (5 series), 2000 - 2012. Features Daniel Abineri.

The Unforgettable...

Factual documentaries diving into the lives of some of Britain's most influential comedians, comics and actors

2000 - 2012
38   (5 series)
Daniel Abineri
Karen Steyn, Elaine Bedell and John Quinn

Through new interviews with family, colleagues and friends, archive footage and often private home videos, each episode of The Unforgettable charts the life and career of one of Britain's most talented, influential and well-remembered comics, actors or comedians. Names covered in the series range from Frankie Howerd and Joan Sims to Pat Phoenix, Diana Dors and Arthur Lowe.

Originally ending in 2002, The Unforgettable... returned to screens in 2010 with a brand new 8-part series focusing on the likes of Jeremy Beadle, Bob Monkhouse, Mollie Sugden and Harry Secombe.

There have since been new episodes in both 2011 and 2012, looking at the likes of Ernie Wise and Dudley Moore, plus less comedically-linked names like Noele Gordon, Russell Harty and John Thaw.

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Broadcast details

First broadcast
Friday 21st January 2000 on ITV at 10pm
Last new broadcast
Wednesday 30th May 2012 on ITV at 7:30pm
Last repeat
Tuesday 1st March 2016 at 11:35pm on STV