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Tommy Cooper

Tommy Cooper

  • TV stand-up
  • ITV1
  • 1969 - 1971
  • 13 episodes (1 series)

Sketch, stand-up and magic from the inimitable Tommy Cooper. Also features Peter Reeves and Clovissa Newcombe.

Episode menu

Series 1, Episode 8

Michael Bentine plays a down-at-heel sheikh in one sketch, with Tommy Cooper as an envoy bearing a message from Queen Victoria.

Broadcast details

Saturday 28th March 1970
30 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Monday 11th April 2011 12:55pm ITV4
Wednesday 26th November 2014 2:35am ITV4
Tuesday 19th May 2015 6:00am ITV4
Friday 22nd May 2015 2:25am ITV4
Monday 23rd November 2015 2:20am ITV4
Tuesday 27th September 2016 2:30am ITV4
Saturday 3rd December 2016 2:35am ITV4
Saturday 3rd December 2016 6:00am ITV4
Monday 6th March 2017 6:00am ITV4
Sunday 4th June 2017 2:30am ITV4
Sunday 4th June 2017 6:00am ITV4
Friday 23rd June 2017 2:10am ITV4
Sunday 13th August 2017 2:20am ITV4
Wednesday 27th September 2017 2:15am ITV4
Sunday 21st January 2018 2:35am ITV4
Monday 5th March 2018 2:00am ITV4
Wednesday 15th April 2020 6:00am ITV4
Thursday 20th August 2020 6:00am ITV4
Monday 24th August 2020 2:15am ITV4

Cast & crew

Tommy Cooper Host / Presenter
Peter Reeves Ensemble Actor
Clovissa Newcombe Ensemble Actor
Guest cast
Michael Bentine Guest
Ian Anderson Ensemble Actor
Alfred Ravel Ensemble Actor
Writing team
Barry Cryer Writer
Garry Chambers Writer
Peter Vincent Writer
David Nobbs Writer
David McKellar Writer
Manny Curtis Writer (Additional Material)
Eddie Bayliss Writer (Additional Material)
Dick Vosburgh Script Editor
Michael Bentine Writer
John Law Writer
Geoff Rowley Writer (Additional Material)
Andy Baker Writer (Additional Material)
Peter Myers Writer (Additional Material)
Production team
Bill Turner Director
Bill Hitchcock Producer
Roderick Laing Production Designer
Bob Sharples Composer

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