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

The Unforgettable...

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

Series 5, Episode 5 - Hughie Green

A tribute to Hughie Green, the entertainment impresario best known for presenting Britain's first TV talent show, Opportunity Knocks.

Further details

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

Hughie Green was a phenomenally successful child star and professional pilot who became TV's Mr Opportunity with his hit talent show Opportunity Knocks.

Friends and family recall a driven, highly ambitious man whose appetite for fame and success was insatiable and who was way ahead of his time in his instinct for what worked on TV.

His daughter believes that his ruthless ambition came at the expense of his wife and family. With contributions from Michael Grade, Eddie Large and Bobby Crush, amongst others.

Broadcast details

Date
Wednesday 2nd May 2012
Time
7:30pm
Channel
ITV
Length
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Guest cast
Michael Grade Self
Linda Plentl Self
Christina Sharples Self
Jan Kennedy Self
Nigel Griffiths Self
Brian Tesler Self
Royston Mayoh Self
Eddie Large Self
Tom O'Connor Self
Bobby Crush Self
Hughie Green Self (Archive Material)
Martin Glyn Murray Narrator
Production team
Sean Doherty Director
Karen Steyn Series Producer
John Quinn Executive Producer
Sean Doherty Producer
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