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The Unforgettable.... Copyright: North One Television / Watchmaker Productions.

The Unforgettable...

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

Series 4, Episode 1 - Bob Monkhouse

Bob Monkhouse was one of British television's most popular and prolific performers. Fondly remembered as the quintessential TV gameshow host, he was also a writer, cartoonist and stand-up comedian - but his private life was dogged by tragedy and sadness.

Full synopsis

The Unforgettable.... Bob Monkhouse. Copyright: North One Television / Watchmaker Productions.

Bob Monkhouse was one of British television's most popular and prolific performers. Fondly remembered as the quintessential TV gameshow host, he was also a writer, cartoonist and stand-up comedian - but his private life was dogged by tragedy and sadness. This affectionate tribute includes previously unseen material from his personal archive and interviews with family and friends, including his daughter Abigail, manager Peter Prichard and co-stars June Whitfield, Joe Pasquale, Anne Aston and Jimmy Tarbuck.

Broadcast details

Date
Sunday 8th August 2010
Time
9pm
Channel
ITV
Length
60 minutes

Repeats

  1. Thursday 30th December 2010 at 9:25am on ITV
  2. Wednesday 5th January 2011 at 8:00pm on ITV

Cast & crew

Guest cast
Colin Edmonds Self
Abigail Williams Self
Barry Cryer Self
George Layton Self
Anita Harris Self
Joe Pasquale Self
Anne Aston Self
June Whitfield Self
Jimmy Tarbuck Self
Peter Prichard (as Peter Prichard OBE) Self
Grazina Frame Self
Mazz Murray Self
Pete Price Self
Bob Potter Self
Jackie Monkhouse Self
Bob Monkhouse Self (Archive Material)
Martin Glyn Murray Narrator
Production team
Mark Turnbull Director
Dave Lewis Series Producer
Mark Turnbull Producer
John Quinn Executive Producer
Adam Dolniak Editor
Alex Muggleton Editor

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