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The Unforgettable...

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

Series 4, Episode 6 - Danny La Rue

Long before Lily Savage, La Cage Aux Folles or Priscilla Queen Of The Desert, there was Danny La Rue, Britain's foremost female impersonator who single-handedly turned cross dressing into mainstream family entertainment.

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From performing in the backstreets of Soho to becoming the highest paid entertainer in Britain, Danny La Rue was a showbusiness legend who, at the very peak of his career, lost both the love of his life and his entire fortune. This tribute includes interviews with Danny's closest friends including Ronnie Corbett, Barry Cryer, Roy Hudd, Lionel Blair and Lynda Baron.

Broadcast details

Date
Tuesday 21st December 2010
Time
5pm
Channel
ITV
Length
60 minutes

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    Cast & crew

    Guest cast
    Barry Cryer Self
    Richard Mawbey Self
    Lynda Baron Self
    Roy Hudd Self
    Annie Galbraith Self
    Richard Barber Self
    Ceri Dupree Self
    Peter Elliott Self
    Lionel Blair Self
    Ronnie Corbett Self
    Toni Palmer Self
    Danny La Rue Self (Archive Material)
    Martin Glyn Murray Narrator
    Production team
    Mark Turnbull Director
    Dave Lewis Series Producer
    Mark Turnbull Producer
    John Quinn Executive Producer
    Alex Muggleton Editor

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